Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literatures (SLAV)

Courses

SLAV 101. Elementary Serbian I. 4 hours.

Phonetics, introductory grammar and reading. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): For students who have had no formal work in Serbian.

SLAV 102. Elementary Serbian II. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 101. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): SLAV 101 or the equivalent.

SLAV 103. Intermediate Serbian I. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 102. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): SLAV 102 or the equivalent.

SLAV 104. Intermediate Serbian II. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 103. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): SLAV 103 or the equivalent.

SLAV 111. Elementary Ukrainian I. 4 hours.

Phonetics, introductory grammar, and reading. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): For students who have had no formal work in Ukrainian.

SLAV 112. Elementary Ukrainian II. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 111. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): SLAV 111 or the equivalent.

SLAV 113. Intermediate Ukrainian I. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 112. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): SLAV 112 or the equivalent.

SLAV 114. Intermediate Ukrainian II. 4 hours.

Continues SLAV 113. Course Information: Four additional half hours each week in the language laboratory. Prerequisite(s): SLAV 113 or the equivalent.

SLAV 115. Serbian Culture. 3 hours.

Development of Serbian culture and thought from earliest times to the present: intellectual currents, art, architecture, literary landmarks, traditional ethics, and society. World Cultures course.

SLAV 116. Old Slavic and Ukrainian Folklore and Mythology. 3 hours.

The mythology and folklore of the Ukrainian culture and its close interrelationship with other Old Slavic mythologies and folklores. World Cultures course.

SLAV 219. Serbian Folklore and Folk Mythology. 3 hours.

Serbian folk tales, epic and lyric poetry and related traditional beliefs, customs and ethical norms. Course Information: Taught in English. World Cultures course.

SLAV 222. Modern Serbian Literature. 3 hours.

Serbian literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing or consent of the instructor. Creative Arts course, and World Cultures course.

SLAV 224. Introduction to Literary Analysis of Slavic Texts. 3 hours.

Interpretation of Slavic literary texts from different theoretical points of view and various methodological perspectives. Course Information: Previously listed as SLAV 324. Prerequisite(s): POL 104 or RUSS 104 or the equivalent, or consent of the instructor.

SLAV 301. Serbian Composition and Conversation I. 3 hours.

Composition and conversation, systematic grammar, vocabulary development and aural comprehension. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): SLAV 104 or the equivalent.

SLAV 302. Serbian Composition and Conversation II. 3 hours.

Continues SLAV 301. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): SLAV 301 or the equivalent.

SLAV 399. Independent Study. 1-3 hours.

Investigation of special problems under the general direction of a staff member. Course Information: May be repeated to a maximum of 6 hours. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing, consent of the instructor and the head of the department. Class Schedule Information: This course counts toward the limited number of independent study hours accepted toward the degree and the major.

SLAV 460. Topics in Central and Eastern European Literature and Culture. 3 or 4 hours.

Study of a time period, movement, genre, or special topic. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Same as CEES 460. May be repeated up to 2 time(s), with consent of the instructor, and if topics vary. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

SLAV 470. Educational Practice with Seminar I. 6 hours.

The first half of a two-segment sequence of practice teaching, including seminar, to meet certification requirements for teaching in grades six through twelve. Course Information: Graduate credit only with approval of the department. Prerequisite(s): Good academic standing in a teacher education program, completion of 100 clock hours of pre-student-teaching field experiences, and approval of the department. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Practice.

SLAV 471. Educational Practice with Seminar II. 6 hours.

The second half of a two-segment sequence of practice teaching, including seminar, to meet certification requirements for teaching in grades six through twelve. Course Information: Graduate credit only with approval of the department. Prerequisite(s): Good academic standing in a teacher education program, completion of 100 clock hours of pre-student-teaching field experiences, credit or concurrent registration in SLAV 470, and approval of the department. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Conference and one Practice.

SLAV 499. Independent Study. 1-4 hours.

Investigation of special problems under the general direction of a staff member. Course Information: May be repeated to a maximum of 8 hours. Graduate students may register for more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): Senior or graduate standing, consent of the instructor and the head of the department. Class Schedule Information: This course counts toward the limited number of independent study hours accepted toward the degree and the major.