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Class Code
KA127R
Module Title
Russian Studies For Advanced Students 1
Venue
Old College - Languages Room
Town
Aberystwyth
Day
Thursday
Start Time
11.00AM
End Time
1.30PM
Start Date
05-10-2017
End Date
08-03-2018
Tutor(s)
Davies, Nataliya(Mrs)
Fees
£220.00 (concessions: £180.00)
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Content

The module focuses on Russian society and culture, through supporting material, and will analyse the following topics:
 Use of different sources of information:
• Identify the source of information
 Address a group with confidence about Russian cultural heritage:
• Russian institutions, history and geography
 Buying a house
 Russian music and songs
 Shopping on-line
 Use grammar to consolidate speech and writing
 Listen to different accents
 Translation and interpreting
 Dictation, note taking and report writing

Note

This module is at CQFW Level 4

Brief description

This course is designed for students who wish to extend and refine their linguistic awareness at oral, aural and written tasks, with an emphasis on natural idiomatic communication.
Students will improve their knowledge about Russian speaking countries in the fields of language and culture by studying aspects of topical events, literature, cinema, history, geography, economy and politics.
Exploring web-based resources will constitute part of the class activities, together with opportunities to interact with Russian students currently studying at University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
This module introduces students to contemporary Russian, imparting the following skills: writing, reading, speaking and listening
A wide range of activities are undertaken, such as practical language exercises, work into and out of Russian and vocabulary-building activities. This will be delivered by commercially produced and in-house language materials from a variety of sources.
Students who successfully complete the module should feel that they have an advanced command of Russian, and should be able to proceed to any of these modules: Russian Studies for Advanced Students 2 or equivalent.

Note

This module is at CQFW Level 4

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