Russian - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies
109 Satterfield Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2150
mcls@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/mcls


Description

The Russian minor offers a solid grounding in both spoken and written Russian as well as a broad-based understanding of Russian literature and culture. By cultivating linguistic proficiency and cultural literacy, as well as a greater appreciation for the diverse cultures within the Russian-speaking world, this minor prepares students to visit Russia and to interact in informal and professional settings with native speakers.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 
 

Minor Requirements

[RUSS]

Prerequisite Requirements 1
ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN I
ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN II
INTERMEDIATE RUSSIAN I
INTERMEDIATE RUSSIAN II
Minor Requirements
RUSS 32201INTENSIVE RUSSIAN GRAMMAR 3
RUSS 32211COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION 3
RUSS 32303MODERN WRITERS (ELR) (WIC) 3
RUSS 32421RUSSIAN CIVILIZATION (ELR) (WIC) 3
Russian Upper-Level Literature Electives6
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18
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Prerequisites may be satisfied with demonstrated language proficiency.

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).

Program Note

Some courses in the Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies are offered on a rotating basis, and course availability may change at any time. Visit the department's website for course offering projections and advising with course planning.