851-0855-00L  Russian V A2.2+

SemesterAutumn Semester 2020
LecturersUniversity lecturers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionRussian
CommentNo enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding course directly at "Language Center of UZH and ETH Zürich".

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AbstractRussian V leads to A2.2+ level on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The course is the final part of a five-semester Russian course. In this course, participants extend their ability to express themselves, in particular regarding daily life (holidays) and personality (biography, education, and professional career); it also extends participants’ grammar skills.
ObjectiveParticipants are able to use Russian adequately in selected areas. The focus is on speaking, reading comprehension, and listening comprehension skills at A2.2+ level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, and on developing cultural competence. Special importance is attached to an academic environment and student life. The course deals with the following content: Talking about the weather; naming the seasons and months; understanding activities offered to tourists; expressing agreement, disagreement, and indifference; making appointments; talking about holiday plans and arrangements; expressing prohibitions; making comparisons; talking about learning; indicating date and year; saying what you are interested in and what you are doing; giving biographical details; saying what you would like to do; making and obtaining recommendations; passing on information.