Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4-hours: 1 x 1-hour lecture, 2 x 1-hour seminars, and 1 x 1-hour practical per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
8 hours per week, including 4 hours of class time. Total 96 hours per semester.
Russian 1 or Russian Language & Culture 1A or equivalent.
Subject Code(s): RUSS10001 or 126-151
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
RUSS10002 Russian Language & Culture 1B; 126-153 Russian Language & Culture 1B; 126-153 Beginners Russian D
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request 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 of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Robert John Lagerberg
The overall goal of this subject is to help students develop cultural and linguistic knowledge that allows them to feel comfortable thinking of themselves as users of Russian, in listening, reading, writing and speaking. It introduces students to cultural notions of time and space as they play themselves out in such topics and notions as referring to activities and events (in present and past story-telling), occupations and pastimes (school, work, and free time), and the world around us (environment, residence, etc.). Comparisons to current Russian life and society build the foundation for cultural literacy and familiarity with the Russian-speaking world.
By the end of this subject students will be
This subject has the following hurdle requirements:
Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 10% per day and in-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked.
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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|
Previously available as Beginners Russian D. Students who have completed Beginners Russian C or D are not eligible to enroll in this subject.
Diploma in Modern Languages (Russian) |
|Related Breadth Track(s):||
Russian - Entry Point 1 |
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