Russian Minor

Minor - Russian

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 28

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.5

Catalog Year: 2020-21

Summary

Lower-Division Core Requirements

16

Upper-Division Credits

12

Teaching Russian Track

Total Hours

28


Lower-Division Core Requirements

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

RUSS 101

Elementary Russian I

4

RUSS 102

Elementary Russian II

4

RUSS 201

Intermediate Russian I

4

RUSS 202

Intermediate Russian II

4

Total Hours

16

Minimum Required Grade: C -


Upper-Division Credits

Code

Title

Hours

Complete 12 upper-division credits in Russian-related courses taught by MCLL faculty or equivalent.

12

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Teaching Russian Track

Notes:

  • This teaching track contains different/additional course requirements designed to meet state standards. Those interested in teaching in K-12 schools must complete the teaching track of a major in a teaching content area plus the Teacher Education Program through the Department of Teaching and Learning. Additional teaching areas can be added through completion of the teaching track of a major or minor in that content area.

  • To complete this teaching track, you need to contact the Teaching and Learning Department. You do not fill out a major/minor form for graduation or the major/minor/concentration section of the major change form. Approvals for this track must come from the Teaching and Learning Department.

  • Tracks will not appear on your UM transcript, diploma, university lists, student data system, or university publications. They are used for advising purposes only. You do not fill out a major change for a track.

  • Individuals completing the teaching track of this minor must also complete the teaching track of a major in another teaching content area.

Teaching Russian Track Requirement

Code

Title

Hours

Complete the following course:

MCLG 410

Methods Teaching Foreign Language

3

Total Hours

3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Secondary Teaching Licensure

Note: For endorsement to teach Russian, a student also must gain admission to the Teacher Education Program and meet all the requirements for secondary teaching licensure. For more information, see the Teaching and Learning Department.