OSU Slavic Center and "Russian as a Foreign Language" Program
One of the main priority of the OSU Slavic Center is to teach Russian language to foreigners.
The Slavic Center offers the following programs:
The center offers individual, as well as, group study (3–5students).
The center’s educators have a chart with multi-level training programs for students with different language experiences. The program’s aim is to obtain basic knowledge in Russian and to then master Russian language skills such as reading, writing, speech production, and comprehension. Advanced learners will polish the skills they already possess.
Elementary Level (150hours)
The program is designed for the students who are just making first steps in learning the Russian language and Russian culture. It is an intensive course on grammar, phonetics, and conversational practice. The course will enable the graduate to:
Basic level (200–300hours)
This program is for those students who continue to learn the Russian language and Russian culture or want to refresh their language knowledge after some break in their studies. The program will allow students to communicate with native speakers on daily topics, as well as, read and understand small original texts. At the end of the course the students are expected to:
Certificate #1 level (200–300hours)
The program is run for students who have a basic level of Russian. It imparts extensive and deep knowledge in Russian language phonetics, morphology, and syntaxes which then aid in developing the students’ reading, speaking, listening, and writing skills.
The course graduates will be prepared for:
Certificate #2 level (200–300hours)
This program is for the students who have sufficient basic knowledge in Russian language phonetics, morphology, syntax, and who are experienced in everyday communication in a Russian-speaking environment. The program will help students to speak with an accent and to master Russian language intonation, improve Russian grammar skills, and learn peculiarities of different Russian language functional styles. Furthermore, the students will enlarge their vocabulary and enrich their extra-linguistic knowledge about Russian culture.
The program allows its graduates to:
Depending on the goal that students set for taking a program, the number of academic hours is subject for discussion and amendment.
Note: Costs are valid for group studies (3–5students).
Individual class costs 320rubles.
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