RUS 406 - First-Year Russian I

Texas Common Number: RUSS 1411
Course Number Course Title Semester Day & Time Instructor Course Fee Register
RUS 406 First-Year Russian I Spring 2022 W 9:00AM - 10:00AM Frane Karabatic $1100.00
Course Type:
Semester-Based Online

Russian 406 is the first of a three-semester online course designed to introduce you to the language and culture of one of the most influential and important regions of the world today, and help you develop functional proficiency in speaking, listening, reading and writing. Additionally, you can expect to start learning to navigate the Russian language realm of the Internet, which is truly an entirely other world replete with its own social media, search engines and shopping hotspots.

Course assignments will allow you to work independently a large portion of the time, but you can also expect to work with classmates on various communication activities, including video recording conversations in Russian. Students will meet as a class with the instructor one hour per week in a virtual classroom. 

Date & Location:

Meets January 18 - May 6. This course is 100% online and includes live streaming video. Real-time participation is required during scheduled meeting time.
Course Materials:

No textbook purchase is required for this course. All readings are available in Canvas.

Technical Requirements:

Reliable internet connection (wired connection is recommended for synchronous interactions and video recordings). A computer with webcam, microphone and headphones.
Official UT Austin Description:
Emphasis on four-skills proficiency: listening, speaking, reading and writing.



No refunds after 01/21/2022.