Beginning Russian I

IWP 950
2 credits 

This course is designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of Russian phonetics, alphabet and basic grammar patterns. Students at this level will begin to develop basic grammar skills and produce simple sentences. Students are expected to achieve A1 proficiency level (beginners' low ACTFL scale level).

Semester Available


Fall Semester

Principal Professor


   Basil Bessonoff
Adjunct Language Professor; Fellow, Chartered Royal Institute of Linguists {read more}