Undergraduate Degree - Additional Major in Russian

Program:
Additional Major in Russian
Program Code:
0736 Russian
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Additional Major Undergraduate
Start Term:
FQ68
College:
Department:
Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Following this section are the requirements as represented in Degree Navigator, MSU's online advising tool. The Degree Navigator section is only available for programs using Degree Navigator for degree certification.

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages

Undergraduate Programs
Additional Major in Russian

This option is designed to encourage students to combine a major in Russian with a major in another field such as international relations, political science, English, another foreign language, or hotel and restaurant management.  Students electing this option must meet the requirements of the College of Arts and Letters for the Bachelor of Arts degree and must complete the following requirements for the major in Russian:

  1. The Russian courses listed in items 3. a. (1) and 3. a. (2) under the heading Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Russian (20 credits).
  2. Six additional credits in Russian courses numbered 201 and above.
  3. The completion of a major in addition to Russian satisfies one of the cognates required by the College of Arts and Letters.



Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

NOTE: Degree Navigator is an advising tool only and should not be viewed as a contract with the student. Any questions about the requirements should be directed to an academic advisor.


Russian, ADDU (0736)

Required Credits: 50    Program Version: FS16

Requirement 1: Additional Major - Russian - 2nd Year Russian
Additional Major - Russian - 2nd Year Russian: 2 courses from RUS201, RUS202

Requirement 2: Additional Major - Russian - Life and Culture
Additional Major - Russian - Life and Culture: 3 courses from RUS420, RUS421, RUS440

Requirement 3: Additional Major - Russian - Literature
Additional Major - Russian - Literature: 1 course from RUS441

Requirement 4: Additional Major - Russian - Capstone
Additional Major - Russian - Capstone: 1 course from Capstone experience. Complete special assignments in RUS420, 421, 440, or 441, by completing RUS341, or by completing RUS499.

Requirement 5: Additional Major Distribution Requirement
Additional Major Distribution Requirement: 32 credits from Additional RUS courses numbered 201 and above to meet requirement of at least 32 but not more than 40.

Requirement 6: College - Arts and Letters - Open Cognate
College - Arts and Letters - Open Cognate: 12 credits from Courses in an open cognate. One 300-400 level course of at least 3 credits must be included between the Open Cognate and the Non Arts & Letters Cognate. Both the cognate and the courses must be approved by the student's academic advisor.

Requirement 7: College - Arts and Letters - Non Arts and Letters Cognate
College - Arts and Letters - Non Arts and Letters Cognate: 12 credits from Courses in a cognate. One 300-400 level course of at least 3 credits must be included between the Open Cognate and the Non Arts & Letters Cognate. Both the cognate and the courses must be approved by the student's academic advisor.

Requirement 8: College Distribution
College Distribution: 30 credits from courses at the 300 level and above.

Requirement 9: College - Arts and Letters - Second Language
College - Arts and Letters - Second Language: 1 course from a second year foreign language course demonstrating competency in a foreign language.

Requirement 10
50 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.