This course is designed for students who have no knowledge of Russian. It focuses on developing basic discourse which is learned in Russian Conversateion: Basic Course 2.
The aim of this course is development of oral skills, so that students will be able to communicate effectively in varaious everyday situations, such as self introduction, greetengs, and everyday routines.
At the end of this course, studentsa will be able to: 1)give greetings,2) introduce themselves, 3) question and answer, 4) communicate in various everyday situations.
Russian, conversation, communication,
|Specialist skills||✔ Intercultural skills||✔ Communication skills||Critical thinking skills||Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
At the beginning of each class, students learn model dialogues by vidios, CDs, and motion pictures. Using these materials and handouts provided by the instructor, sutdents train conversateion in Russian.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||The course schedule will be determined through discussions held among students and the instructor.||Be able to communicate through simple words.|
To enhance effective learning, students are encouraged to spend approximately 100 minutes preparing for class and another 100 minutes reviewing class content afterwards (including assignments) for each class.
They should do so by referring to textbooks and other course material.
Course materials are provided during class.
Students will be assessed on the works in classes.
Students must have successfully completed Russian: Basic or be learning in Russian: Basic.