Russian

What study Russian?

Russian is one of the five official languages of the United Nations and is the native language of 142 million citizens of the Russian Federation.

 

Russian at Memorial

The Russian major combines learning the Russian language and developing a specialization in various aspects of Russian culture, literature and contemporary issues, relevant to the importance of Russia as a world power in the 21st century. Students can avail of study abroad and internship opportunities in Russia.

 

Sample courses and degree map

RUSS 2900 - Russian Culture I
RUSS 3023 - Post-Stalin Russia: Media and Film
RUSS 3910 - Post Perestroika Russia

Russian degree map

Degree maps are navigational tools, designed to help you make the right choices throughout your Bachelor of Arts degree. They cover information pertaining to your studies, provide study tips, career guidance, suggestions for involvement, advice on go abroad activities and on your well being.

 

Career opportunities

  • Foreign diplomat
  • Cultural officer
  • Film maker

 

Program Information
Faculty/School:

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department:

Modern Languages, Literature and Cultures

Degree:

Bachelor of Arts

Campus:

St. John's

Honours Option:

Yes

Co-op Available:

No

Duration:

4 years

Intake:

Fall, winter and spring semesters

Application Deadline:

Applications are considered on a rolling basis. Students are encouraged to apply by:

  • March 1 for fall admission
  • Oct. 1 for winter admission
  • Feb. 1 for spring admission

Supplementary Application:

No


Tuition InformationWebsite

Contact

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