Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3x 1-hour lectures and 1x 1-hour tutorial per week. |
Total Time Commitment: 4 Contact hours/week plus 4 additional hours/week. Total 8 hours.
|Prerequisites:|| Russian Language and Culture 1B or equivalent |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Previously available as 126-155 Intermediate Russian B. Students who have completed 126-155 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry. |
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CoordinatorDr Robert John Lagerberg
This subject involves consolidation of basic Russian grammar, formal grammar exercises, reading, writing, aural comprehension and oral skills. By the end of the subject, students should be able to demonstrate a solid control of the basic grammatical system, show an active or passive knowledge of the relevant vocabulary from the textbook and texts, translate from Russian into English simpler texts without a dictionary and texts of medium difficulty with the aid of dictionary, conduct conversation and write compositions on a limited number of basic topics (eg. family, weather, travel, studies) and gain an introductory knowledge of Russian society and culture through literature.
|Assessment:||Regular written assignments 50% (throughout the semester) and a written exam 50% (at the end of the semester).|
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|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Diploma in Modern Languages (Russian) |
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