Russian 3: module 2
Time: 18:20 - 19:50
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: LR322
Available start dates
Duration: 11 sessions (over 11 weeks)
What is the course about?
This course aims to increase your fluency and widen your knowledge of grammatical structures and vocabulary.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Themes: Town and sightseeing, shopping, transport
Grammar: revision of genitive plural, superlative of adjectives, verbs of motion, the use of some prepositions.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- talk about sightseeing in a town;
- talk about types of shops and items to buy;
-talk about moving around a town, using various type of transport.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
You should have completed a two-year course and have a good basic knowledge of Russian. For further
details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-
assessment chart at the start of the languages section of our course guide, or at
http://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/Languages/74. You will also need to be able to respond to simple
instructions and read course documents in English and be at ease with the use of number for daily activities.
For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-assessment chart, using the link at the top of this page. You can also find the chart at the start of the languages section in our course guide. You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and read course documents in English and be at ease with the use of number for daily activities (e.g using money, telling the time, etc). It is essential that you have some knowledge of basic (such as nouns and verbs) and more intermediate grammar terminology.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Based on the coursebook ‘Zhili-byli’ by L.V. Miller and L.B. Politova ISBN: 9785907123410
Please try the European Bookshop by selecting 'City Lit' and the language you are studying at this web page or call them at 020 7734 5259. If you state on the website, by phone or in the shop that you are studying with us, you can claim a 10% discount. You might be asked for your student number.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Russian 3: module 3. Please enrol as early as possible to avoid disappointment.