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Russian Language and Literature

Reed College

48 months
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62420 USD/year
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About

The Russian Language and Literature program at the Reed College is designed to meet the twofold objective of providing training in the Russian language and a critical appreciation of Russia's literary tradition from its beginnings to the present. 

Overview

The Russian Language and Literature program at the Reed College has language courses that are taught in Russian and offer supplementary drill opportunities through the language laboratory and weekly conversation sections with a native speaker. 

In the second year, students continue their study of grammar and consolidate their active and passive language skills with reading, discussion, and written commentary on Russian lyrical poetry and texts on Russian cultural history. The third-year level offers extensive reading of the Russian short story, writing, and oral exercises, while continuing formal language training.

Outcomes

The literature offerings, organized by period and genre, survey the development of Russian poetry and prose from the Middle Ages to the present. A three-semester sequence (Russian 371, 372, 373) covers the most important prose texts produced within the thousand-year history of Russian letters, while a two-semester sequence (Russian 354, 355) examines the main figures and movements in nineteenth- and twentieth-century poetry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Russian
  • The Russian Short Story
  • Russian Literature to Gogol
  • 20th Century Russian Literature
  • Post-Communist Russian Literature, Film, and Society
  • The Soviet Experience

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in Russian
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
110

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
110

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application
  • Reed Writing Supplement
  • Self-reported SAT or ACT scores if available (neither will be used in our evaluation)
  • School Report (completed by your counselor; this form is available through the Common Application)
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official college transcripts (for any college you have attended, whether or not you want credit for those courses at Reed)
  • Two Teacher Evaluations (from two different academic disciplines; must be different from the counselor recommendation, as well)
  • Early Decision Agreement
  • (ED I and ED II applicants only, must be signed by the applicant, parent/guardian, and high school counselor)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    62420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 62420 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    62420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 62420 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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