Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
NNCS-5208
Organization Course Number:
RUSS2056
Location:
Hybrid
Length:
2 weeks (80 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 2 Ukrainian language and area studies
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 2 Ukrainian language
Description

Objective:

The objective of the course is for Russian Language Analysts to be able to read ILR Level 2 Ukrainian texts and aurally comprehend level 2 Ukrainian audio passages. The focus of the course is a systematic comparison of the Russian and Ukrainian languages to include phonology, orthography, declension, conjugation and prepositions.

Learning Outcomes:

  • relate Ukrainian vocabulary to their Russian equivalents and English definitions
  • summarize authentic Ukrainian written and/or audio passages to determine their essential elements of information
  • transcribe authentic Ukrainian audio passages with the assistance of working aids and a partial transcript
  • translate authentic Ukrainian texts into coherent standard English.
  • compare Ukrainian grammatical forms with their Russian counterparts and draw conclusions about the morphology

General Course Topics:

  • Phonology
  • Vocabulary
  • Conjugation and verb tenses
  • Noun and adjective declension
  • Participles
  • Pronouns
  • Prepositions
  • Numbers and time expressions
  • Conjunctions
  • Particles
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Classroom Exercise
  • Discussion
  • Learner Presentations
  • Lectures
  • Practical Exercises

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Presentations
  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

80%
Supplemental Materials