The minor in Russian requires a minimum of 15 s.h. in Russian courses, including 12 s.h. earned in courses considered advanced for the minor taken at the University of Iowa. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass. Students may count a maximum of 3 s.h. taught in English toward the minor.

The department recommends that students choose courses numbered 3000 or above for the minor, such as the following sequences.

SLAV:3111-SLAV:3112Third-Year Russian I-II8
SLAV:3113-SLAV:3114Beginning Composition and Conversation I-II8
SLAV:4111-SLAV:4112Fourth-Year Russian I-II8