Russian Major

Russia2Russian Studies Major (SPLS)

Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Required: 122 semester hours, to include at least 36 hours at or above the 300 course level.
AOS Code: Russian Studies, U802
For program information, see the UNCG Undergraduate Bulletin links: IGS Regional Studies
and Russian Studies Major


  • RUS 101-RUS 102 First year language series.
  • RUS 203-RUS 204 Intermediate language series (WI)
  • RUS 301-RUS 306 Advanced Russian language (SI)

Russian Literature and Culture

  • Women, War and Terror
  • Dostoevsky and Tolstoy
  • Russian Satire
  • Chekhov’s Drama
  • Tolstoy
  • Fate of the Poet in the Soviet Era
  • African-American Ties to Russian Intellectual Thought
  • 20th Century Russian Novel
  • 1920s Fiction and Film


  • Women, War and Terror (BLS)
  • Russian Novel of Conscience (BLS)
  • Religious Resistance to Political Power (BLS)