This is the first version of the 2021-22 General Catalog. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

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:1082Youth Subcultures After Socialism3
RUSS:1131/WLLC:1131Introduction to Russian Culture3
RUSS:1132Russia Today3
RUSS:1500Ukraine, a Country at the Crossroads: An Interdisciplinary Seminar on Ukrainian History and Culture3
RUSS:1531Slavic Folklore3
RUSS:1532Traces of Ancient Russian Culture (IX-XVII Centuries): Vikings, Mongols, and Tsars3
RUSS:2050/WLLC:2050Women from an Unknown Land: The Fight for Independence3
RUSS:2100Russian Mindset: Sex, Business, and Politics3
RUSS:2110Russian Sports: Politics, Scandal, Glory3
RUSS:2232Romani (Gypsy) Cultures of Eastern Europe3
RUSS:2531Topics in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studiesarr.
RUSS:2666/GRMN:2666/WLLC:2666Pact with the Devil3-4
RUSS:3122/TRNS:3122/WLLC:3122Tolstoy and Dostoevsky3-4
RUSS:3131/GHS:3131Models of Health Care Delivery in Russia3
RUSS:3202/TRNS:3203/WLLC:3202Russian Literature in Translation 1860-19173
POLI:3410Russian Foreign Policy3