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Russian Studies Major and Minor Requirements
The Russian Studies Major

The Russian Studies Major

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the major must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.7).

9 courses including

Two 300- or 400-level courses in Russian
Seven courses chosen from the list below (Note: CLAC in Russian is required for four of the courses taken in English. No more than one unit of CLAC may be counted towards the 35 units required for the degree.)

HIST 236 Russian Empire, USSR and After
HIST 246 Russian Revolution
LLC 232 Russian Painting: 19th Century
LLC 233 Russian Painting: 20th Century
LLC 260 Literature and Social Change in Eastern Europe
LLC 321 Introduction to 19th-Century Russian Literature
LLC 322 Introduction to 20th-Century Russian Literature
LLC 335 Bombs, Bolsheviks, Ballet: Soviet Culture and Civilization
LLC 497 Selected Topics (with approval of Russian studies major advisors)
Elective in Russian at the 300 level or above
Up to three area-related courses selected from other departments (e.g., art history, political science, sociology, etc) can be substituted for courses in the above list with advance consultation and permission of Russian studies major advisor.
The Russian Studies Minor

The Russian Studies Minor

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the minor must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.70).

5 courses including

At least two 300- or 400- level courses in Russian

Up to three courses chosen from the list below (Note: CLAC in Russian is required for four of the courses taken in English. No more than one unit of CLAC may be counted towards the 35 units required for the degree.)

HIST 236 Russian Empire, USSR and After
HIST 246 Russian Revolution
LLC 232 Russian Painting: 19th Century
LLC 233 Russian Painting: 20th Century
LLC 260 Literature and Social Change in Eastern Europe
LLC 321 Introduction to 19th-Century Russian Literature
LLC 322 Introduction to 20th-Century Russian Literature
LLC 335 Bombs, Bolsheviks, Ballet: Soviet Culture and Civilization
LLC 497 Selected Topics (with approval of Russian studies major advisors)
Elective in Russian at the 300 level or above
Up to three area-related courses selected from other departments (e.g., art history, political science, sociology, etc) can be substituted for courses in the above list with advance consultation and permission of Russian studies major advisor.