Intensive Introductory Russian
This is an introductory language course that emphasizes language proficiency in all four skills: speaking, reading, listening and writing. After the first year, students will be able to discuss most everyday topics; they will learn essentials of Russian grammar and vocabulary. The course also will introduce students to facts about Russian life, culture, history and geography. The class meets eight hours per week; five hours with the master teacher and three hours with the apprentice teacher. Offered every year.