This is a course for beginners who have a strong aptitude for language.
The course aims to develop a good level of competence in understanding, speaking and writing Russian and a deeper knowledge of the culture and civilisation of Russia.
There are four units of assessment:
You will learn about the structure of the Russian language and have the opportunity to practice your spoken Russian in class.
To help with your written work you will be given clear explanations of the grammatical structures you need to understand and use.
Russian is spoken by 170 million people as a first language and 100 million as a second language.
With more and more job opportunities opening up in Eastern Europe the ability to speak Russian is a valuable asset. Jobs include banking, finance, journalism, law, public relations, travel and the civil service.