Online Programs in Russian and other Slavic and East European Languages


American Councils Study Abroad
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Albanian, Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Georgian, Kazakh, Macedonian, Persian (Dari, Farsi, Tajiki), Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian, Uzbek. All levels except beginner; accelerated beginner available for those with experience in Russian or a related language
Frequency: Summer
Mode of instruction: Hybrid
Contact: outbound@americancouncils.org

American University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian Verbs of Motion
Frequency: Summer 2020 (MTTh 5:30-7:30pm, 6/29/2020-8/15/2020)
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Alina Israeli (aisrael@american.edu)

Arizona State University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian — first through fourth year. Other languages — first year, and sometimes second- and third-year: Albanian, Armenian, BCS, Hebrew, Indonesian, Macedonian, Persian, Polish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Uzbek
Frequency: Summer 2020
Mode of instruction: Synchronous via Zoom
Contact: cli@asu.edu

Beloit College Center for Language Studies
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: College Russian 1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year and 4th year
Frequency: Summer
Mode of instruction: Blend of synchronous and asynchronous, 9 am - 3 pm, central time, using a variety of platforms and small class sizes to maximize peer to peer interactions, individualized instruction and virtual immersion, while limiting screen fatigue
Contact: Josh Moore, Director (moorej@beloit.edu)

The College of Charleston
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Intermediate Russian I and II
Frequency: Fall, Spring, Summer
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous
Contact: Dr. Irina Erman (ermanim@cofc.edu)

Harvard University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Elementary and Intermediate Russian, elementary/introductory Czech, and introductory Ukrainian for Reading
Frequency: Summer 2020 (June 22-August 8)
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Steven Clancy (sclancy@fas.harvard.edu)

Indiana University Language Workshop
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian Years 1-6, Azerbaijani 1, BCS Years 1-2, Estonian 1, Hungarian 1, Kyrgyz 1, Latvian 1, Lithuanian 1-2, Mongolian 1, Ukrainian 1, Uzbek 1
Frequency: Summer 2020
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: languageworkshop@indiana.edu

Iowa State University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online:Contemporary Russian Culture (in English)
Frequency: Fall, Spring, Summer
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous
Contact:Prof. Olga Mesropova (olgames@iastate.edu)

Learn Russian in the EU/Daugavpils University (Latvia)
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: All levels of Russian
Frequency: Year-Round, Custom
Mode of instruction: Synchronous, Small group, One-on-one, Custom
Contact: Sergey Simonov (simonov@learnrussianineu.com)

Ohio State University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Novice One and Two; Intermediate One and Two
Frequency: Fall, Spring
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous
Contact: Office of Extended Education

Portland Community College
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: RUS 103 - third quarter of three quarter first year Russian sequence
Frequency: Summer 2020 (June 23rd-August 27th)
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous with optional 45-minute synchronous oral practice sessions Thursdays 1-1:45pm
Contact: Kristine Shmakov (kshmakov@pcc.edu)

Russian Language Academy, Durbe (Latvia)
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: All levels, Russian for Politics, Russian Literature, TRKI exam prep, Business Russian, Teaching Methods, Custom
Frequency: Summer, Custom
Mode of instruction: Synchronous, Small group, One-on-one, Custom
Contact: Jelena Ozola (russian@durbe.edu.lv)

Rutgers University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian 101: 05/26/2020 - 07/03/2020, Russian 102: 07/06/2020 - 08/12/2020
Frequency: Summer 2020
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Prof. Cori Anderson (cori.anderson@rutgers.edu)

SRAS Partners in Moscow, Kyiv, and Bishkek
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: All levels of Russian, Ukrainian, and Kyrgyz; credit and non-credit options
Frequency: Customizable
Mode of instruction: Mostly synchronous
Contact: SRAS Online

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Accelerated Beginning Russian
Frequency: Summer (only)
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous
Contact:Olha Tytarenko (olha.tytarenko@unl.edu)

University of Oklahoma
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Second semester of first-year Russian
Frequency: Summer
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Rachick Virabyan (rav@ou.edu)

University of Pittsburgh
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian (all levels); Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (all levels); Czech (Intermediate, Advanced); Hungarian (Beginning); Polish (all levels); Slovak (Beginning, Intermediate); Ukrainian (Beginning)
Frequency: Summer 2020 (only)
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Kathleen Manukyan (manukyan1@pitt.edu)

University of Rochester
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Novice (Intensive Elementary Russian)
Frequency: Summer
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous with one synchronous weekly meeting
Contact: Meredith Doubleday (mdoubled@u.rochester.edu)

University of Texas at Austin
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Novice to Intermediate Russian (equivalent of two years), Third-Year Russian, Intermediate Czech
Frequency: 3 semesters, Fall, Spring, Summer (Czech is summer only)
Mode of instruction: Hybrid
Contact: Russian: Heather Rice (hrrice@utexas.edu), Czech: Christian Hilchey (hilchey@utexas.edu) and for both: UT-Austin Extension Campus

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Novice (Intensive First-Year) and Intermediate (Intensive Second-Year) Russian
Frequency: Summer (only)
Mode of instruction: Hybrid

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Translation and Interpreting Studies
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Russian to English translation (Advanced)
Frequency: Fall and Spring (alternating)
Mode of instruction: Asynchronous
Contact: Dr. Anne O. Fisher (fisherao@uwm.edu)

Yale University
Level(s)/Language(s) offered online: Second-Year Russian, Third-Year Russian
Frequency: Summer 2020 (session A: May 25-June 26; Session B: June 29 to July 31)
Mode of instruction: Synchronous
Contact: Julia Titus for Second-Year (julia.titus@yale.edu) and Constantine Muravnik for Third-Year (constantine.muravnik@yale.edu)

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