The focus of this beginner’s course is on the development of communicative skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing as well as on the introduction to the culture of the Russian-speaking world.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
communicate in the areas of the various topics covered (family, living spaces, studies, day-to-day living, etc.)
converse in Russian using correct grammar and pronunciation
ask and answer simple questions
demonstrate understanding of simple spoken language
write correctly in simple Russian sentences
answer questions about and/or summarize the content of simple Russian written passages
incorporate information learned about Russian culture into their coursework
Virtual classes in this course take place every Monday and Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:00pm Pacific Standard Time (PST).