Russian Conversation – Level 1
Designed for students who have no knowledge of Russian, this course will present the basic structures of the Russian language with emphasis on communication while paying attention to grammar and building up vocabulary. Through a variety of exercises for practice individually, with a partner or in groups, students will be able to communicate in common situations of their everyday life. Differences between different Russian-speaking regions and countries regarding pronunciation and vocabulary will be discussed. Students learn basic dialogues, useful expressions, basic survival phrases, and are exposed to basic Russian grammar and cultural information. This course enables students to carry on a simple conversation in Russian.