The undergraduate minor in Russian and Eastern European studies requires a minimum of 15 s.h., including 12 s.h. earned in courses 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. Coursework in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass. The minor does not require knowledge of the Russian language.
Students select courses from the following.
|RUSS:1131/WLLC:1131||Introduction to Russian Culture||3|
|RUSS:1532||Traces of Ancient Russian Culture (IX-XVII Centuries): Vikings, Mongols, and Tsars||3|
|RUSS:2050/WLLC:2050||Women from an Unknown Land: The Fight for Independence||3|
|RUSS:2100||Russian Mindset: Sex, Business, and Politics||3|
|RUSS:2110||Russian Sports: Politics, Scandal, Glory||3|
|RUSS:2111||Second-Year Russian I||4|
|RUSS:2112||Second-Year Russian II||4|
|RUSS:3122/TRNS:3122/WLLC:3122||Tolstoy and Dostoevsky||3-4|
|RUSS:3202/HIST:3492/TRNS:3203/WLLC:3202||Russian Literature in Translation 1860-1917||3|
|POLI:3410||Russian Foreign Policy||3|