Russian

Description
Students pursuing a concentration in Russian gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of Russian-speaking peoples and regions. There are opportunities to partake in study abroad programs, which can serve to enhance a student's concentration experience and education.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours including 12 of upper division hours for this concentration.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.

Core 6 Hours Required

RUS 311 Russian Comp/Conversation (3) (Prerequisites: RUS 202 with a grade of C or better)

RUS 312 Russian Comp/Conversation (3) (Prerequisites: RUS 202 with a grade of C or better)

Literature Course (Choose one) -- 3 credit hours

RUS 322 Scandals and Scoundrels: The Nineteenth-Century Russian Novel (L or HU) (3)

RUS 323 Russian Literature and Revolution: The Twentieth Century ((L or HU) & G) (3) (Pre-requisites: Credit is allowed for only RUS or SLC 323)

RUS 421 Pushkin (L or HU) (3)

RUS 423 Dostoevsky and Tolstoy (L or HU) (3)

RUS 425 / THE 425 Chekhov and Russian Drama (L or HU) (3) (Prerequisite(s): Credit is allowed for only RUS or THE 425)

RUS 430 Russian Short Story (L or HU) (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 312 with C or better)

RUS 439 / SLC 439 Art in Exile: Vladímir Vladímirovich Nabokov (HU & L) (3) (Prerequisite(s): Credit is allowed for only RUS 439 or SLC 439 or ENG/RUS/SLC 494 (Art in Exile: Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov))

Electives 12 Hours - at least two courses must be Upper Division Electives
Choose elective courses from the following:
Select in consultation with an advisor.

RUS 141 Russian Civilization: From Tsars to Putin ((L or HU) & G & H) (3) (Pre- or corequisite(s): ENG 101, 105, or 107 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only RUS 141 or RUS 441 or SLC 141)
OR
RUS 211 Basic Russian Conversation (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 102 with C or better; Corequisite(s): RUS 201, 202, or 295)
OR
RUS 212 Basic Russian Conversation (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 102 with C or better; Corequisite(s): RUS 201, 202, or 295)

RUS 322 Scandals and Scoundrels: The Nineteenth-Century Russian Novel (L or HU) (3)

RUS 323 Russian Literature and Revolution: The Twentieth Century ((L or HU) & G) (3) (Credit is allowed for only RUS or SLC 323)

RUS 411 Advanced Composition and Conversation I (G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 312 with C or better)

RUS 412 Advanced Composition and Conversation II (G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 312 with C or better)

RUS 421 Pushkin (L or HU) (3) 

RUS 430 Russian Short Story (L or HU) (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 312 with C or better)

RUS 439 / SLC 439 Art in Exile: Vladímir Vladímirovich Nabokov (HU & L) (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102 or 105 or 108 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only RUS 439 or SLC 439 or ENG/RUS/SLC 494 (Art in Exile: Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov))

RUS 440 Russian Mass Media (G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): RUS 211; 212 with C or better. Credit is allowed for only RUS 440 or RUS 494 (Russian Mass Media))

RUS 484 Internship (1)

RUS 493 Honors Thesis (L) (3) (Pre-requisite: Barrett Honors student)

SLV 304 Digital Humanities for Language Majors (CS) (3) (Credit is allowed for only SLC 304 or SLV 304)

SLV 440 History of Slavic Languages (SB) (3)

SLV 484 Internship (3)

SLV 493 Honors Thesis (L) (3) (Pre-requisite: Barrett Honors student)

Any RUS 300 or 400 level course

Any SLV 300 or 400 level course

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2019-20

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

Online
480-965-4464

 

DARs Code

DARs Code

LARUSEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact

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