Russian Language and Culture II
General Objectives of the CourseThe course is intended for students wishing to speak and write Russian in a variety of situations and learn its basic grammatical contents. Learning is based on the assimilation of a limited number of more or less stereotyped phrases in order to allow communicative interaction in predictable situations corresponding to level A1.1, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
The repetition of these phrases, became automatic, enhancing the ability to convey a range of considerable notions, emotions, goals, etc.. It will also be provided a summarizing chart of the most significant events of Russian socio-cultural space, throughout its history, its main artistic forms.
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Mode of StudyFace to face
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)Russian
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingSuccessful course completion supposes the realization of all the proposed activities; the evaluation is expressed in a final grade on a scale of 0-20 points. Minimal pass grade is 10 points.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsAcquisition of Russian basic phonetics, spelling and grammar knoledges corresponding to level A1.1, according to the CEFR, as well as the most important moments in the history and culture of Russian civilization. It is intended to provide the necessary skills for further training in Russian language and culture in the following semester.
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferential regime to assess our students’ knowledge which requires 75% attendance and completion of two assessment tests. Other elements such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 81 HORAS
ECTS Credits: 3.0
Price : 150.0
Call for Applications (only in portuguese)
- 1st Semester
Start date: 16-09-2013
Start date (first year): 16-09-2013
End date: 21-12-2013
- 2nd Semester
Start date: 10-02-2014
End date: 31-05-2014