Russian Language and Culture III

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded




ECTS Credits


General Objectives of the Course
The course is intended for students who wish to increase speaking and writing Russian language proficiency obtained over the course of Russian Language and Culture I . This course will take over the basic patterns of spoken language and grammar contents , while at the same time it broadens the scope of familiar expressions and usual predictable situations corresponding to level A2.1, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR .) Apprenticeship continues to rely on communicative formulas and inflectional paradigms assimilation. It will also still be provided a summarizing chart of the most significant events of Russian socio-cultural space, throughout its history, its main artistic forms.
Learning Objectives and Intended Skills
Deepening (oral and written) Russian language basic knowledge corresponding to level A2.1, according to the CEFR, and also develop most important moments in history and culture of Russian civilization knowledge. This course aims to provide the skills necessary to continue further training in Russian language and culture in the following semester.
Mode of Study
Face to face
Admission Requirements

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.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Regulation 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).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Successful 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.
Graduation Requirements

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.

Study Programme
1st Semester
Start date: 24-09-2014
End date: 26-01-2015
2nd Semester
Start date: 09-02-2015
End date: 02-06-2015