Russian Beginners 1 (A1/1)

Seminar, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

This course takes place once a week and integrates the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing, and emphasizes oral communication and listening comprehension in a culturally authentic context.

Learning outcomes

We will deal with the following topics on the course:
-    introducing yourself and others
-    occupation and studies
-    language skills
-    family and friends
-    expressing your opinion
-    home town, countries, cities
-    likes and dislikes

At the end of the course, you will be familiar with the following grammatical structures:
-    Cyrillic alphabet and pronunciation
-    personal pronouns
-    important verbs
-    accusative case
-    prepositional case
-    personal pronouns in the accusative
-    possessive pronouns

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

You will get up-to-date and didactic teaching materials in the course, which are designed specifically to meet the needs of your language level.Textbook + online audio files: Poechali! (Поехали! Учебник) A1.1. ISBN 978-3-12-527415-0
Workbook: Poechali! (Поехали! Рабочая тетрадь) A1.1. ISBN 978-3-12-527416-7
The learning materials will be provided.

Mode of delivery

Communicative Teaching with focus on grammar and its functions.Teaching the basics of the language through communicative and methodologically diverse lessons.

Assessment methods and criteria

Information to be provided by instructor at beginning of the course.Assessment methods and criteria will be announced in the first lesson.