Training Course in Introduction to Russian History and Culture

General Objectives of the Course

To help the students broaden their professional competence in the field of Russian history and culture, as well as to lead them to critically reflect on the most relevant historical and cultural periods of Russia.

Admission Requirements

Highschool (12 years) or equivalent / Interest in russian history and culture

Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.

Mode of Study


Teaching / Evaluation language(s)

Portuguese Language

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading


Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

To acquire basic notions on the historical and cultural stages of Russian civilization from its early years to the present day; to be familiarized and know how to use the reference bibliography and online literature as a research tool in order to obtain historical and cultural information about Russia.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Regulation n.º 339/2012, Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC

Study Programme

Introdução à História e Cultura Russas

Academic year

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 1 Semester(s)

ECTS Credits: 10.0


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