Russian Studies Major

Requirements for Concentration:

10 units beyond introductory language; including RUSS 331/RUSS 332 or equivalent, RUSS 135/RUSS 235, RUSS 152/RUSS 252, plus 3 units in literature or culture at the 300-level.

Senior-Year Requirements:

2 units of advanced course work. (RUSS 300 - Senior Thesis) is required of students who are candidates for departmental honors.

Recommendations:

Study of the language is best started in the freshman year. Study Away in Russian through the Vassar Program in St. Petersburg is strongly recommended.