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Russian
Chair: Michael Mikos...Curtin Hall 833...(414) 229-5654...mikos@uwm.edu
Coordinator: Joe Peschio...Curtin Hall 816...(414) 229-4949...peschio@uwm.edu

http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/fll/
http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/fll/languages/russian.cfm

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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RUSSIAN-101: First-Semester Russian (5 units; U )

A systematic introduction to the Russian language.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001 44686 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MTWRF 09/02-12/11 Murphy-lee, Meghan CRT 203  
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 002 47260 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWRF 09/02-12/11 Murphy-lee, Meghan CRT 103  
Consent required to audit.
    5 LEC 003 50760 4:00 PM-4:50 PM MTWRF 09/02-12/11 Levantovskaya, Margarita BOL B72  
Consent required to audit.

RUSSIAN-197: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52048 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RUSSIAN-199: Independent Study (1 - 4 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st, gpa 2.5 or above & writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 4 IND 001 36343 - 09/02-12/11 Peschio, Joseph TBA  

RUSSIAN-201: Third-Semester Russian (4 units; U )

Review of grammar; practice in speaking, reading, and translation with integrated laboratory work.

Notes:
Prereq: Russian 102(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 46848 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Familiant, Nina CRT 203  

RUSSIAN-245: Russian Life and Culture (3 units; U ; HU)

Historical survey of Russian cultural patterns: themes, influences, religion, literature, architecture, music, daily life.

Notes:
No knowledge of Russian req'd. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53373 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Peschio, Joseph ENG B38  

RUSSIAN-289: Internship in Russian, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Russian in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: intro course in Russian; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 46291 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

RUSSIAN-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 37221 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

RUSSIAN-310: Advanced Russian Reading and Conversation: (3 units; U/G )

Development of advanced reading, speaking, and writing skills. Readings and films focus on Russian life and culture. Topic varies each semester.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Russian 202(P), 210(P), or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Russian Cinema
    3 LEC 001 46711 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Familiant, Nina HLT G80  
Consent required to audit.

RUSSIAN-350: Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy in Translation: Major Works (3 units; U ; HU)

Close readings of the masterworks of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky in historical context; consideration of their impact on Russian and Western art and social thought.

Notes:
No knowledge of Russian req'd. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53372 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Peschio, Joseph ENG B38  

RUSSIAN-397: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52049 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RUSSIAN-419: Introduction to Translation: Russian to English (3 units; U )

Translation process as combination of linguistic, cultural, ethical, and logistic challenges; translation strategies for business, media, academic, legal, commercial, medical, technical, and popular culture documents.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; grade of B or better in 300-level or above Russian language course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 53614 - 09/02-12/11 Familiant, Nina ONLINE WEB  
Taught with TRNSLTN 719. A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

RUSSIAN-489: Internship in Russian, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of Russian in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Russian; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 46308 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

RUSSIAN-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 37226 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

RUSSIAN-597: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52026 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RUSSIAN-697: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52027 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RUSSIAN-699: Supervised Individual Reading (1 - 6 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a Slavic Lang faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal. For more information, consult Slavic Lang prog coord.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 36344 - 09/02-12/11 Peschio, Joseph TBA  
Audit never allowed.

 
Additional Courses - Russian
 
HIST-341: Imperial Russia (3 units; U/G )

Development of autocracy and expansion of Russia's multi-ethnic empire; Russian economic, political, and intellectual developments under the tsars; reform and revolution.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50262 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Evans, Christine HLT G90  
Consent required to audit.

RUSSIAN-310: Advanced Russian Reading and Conversation: (3 units; U/G )

Development of advanced reading, speaking, and writing skills. Readings and films focus on Russian life and culture. Topic varies each semester.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Russian 202(P), 210(P), or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Russian Cinema
    3 LEC 001 46711 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Familiant, Nina HLT G80  
Consent required to audit.