Russian for Free | Siberian Federal University

Russian for Free

Siberian Federal University (Krasnoyarsk) announces free courses of Russian as a Foreign Language for international students as part of the opening of the Сибирь.ру educational centre. From October to December, lecturers of the School of Philology and Language Communication of Siberian Federal University will deliver the online courses.

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Country Studies of Russia

November 2 – November 30, 2020

Students will learn about the geography and climate of Russia, cultural traditions and customs, Krasnoyarsk and its key attractions.

  • Duration: 72 hours (including 9 lessons in Zoom).
  • Language level: B1 level and higher.
  • The best students will receive a 10 % bonus for language internships at Siberian Federal University.

Course for beginners “Your Siberian Holidays”

November 2 – November 30, 2020

Your Siberian Holidays is the basics of grammar and vocabulary of the Russian language in an interactive video format with assignments for each lesson on the e-Сибирь online learning platform.

  • Duration: 36 hours (including 9 lessons in Zoom).
  • The course is intended for international students who want to start learning Russian.
  • The best students will receive a 10 % bonus on tuition at the Preparatory Department of Siberian Federal University.

Course in Russian literature “Pro-reading”

November 16 – December 14, 2020

This course is an introduction to the greatest Russian authors of the classical era and the Russian literature of modern times.

  • Duration: 36 hours (including 9 lessons in Zoom).
  • Language level: B2 + and higher.
  • The top 10 students will receive a free online course “History of Russian Literary Criticism” in the spring semester 2021 at Siberian Federal University.

Course “About Russian in Russian”

November 16 – December 14, 2020

This course is for those who want to know about the stylistic varieties of the Russian language, discover the expressive means of the Russian phonetics, fascinating facts of the vocabulary and phraseology of the Russian language, the main ways of building words, and the peculiarities of Russian speech etiquette.

  • Duration: 36 hours (including 9 lessons in Zoom).
  • Language level: B2 + and higher.
  • The bonus for the 10 best students: a free online course “Russian Conversation” in the spring semester 2021 at Siberian Federal University.

And even more! The project offers to enjoy Zoom master classes!

Musical lesson “Through Life with a Song”:

  • November 7, 2020;
  • At this master class, you will get acquainted with the song culture of Russia.
  • Language level: A2+ and higher.

Master class “Siberian Dumplings”:

  • November 2020
  • This master class acquaints you with Siberian cuisine, recipes and gastronomic traditions. And our special: a chef will teach you how to fold dumplings! Note: to participate in this master class, you need ingredients for dumplings.
  • Language level: A2+ and higher.

A cycle of classes in Russian decorative and applied art:

  • November 14, 2020;
  • November 21, 2020;
  • December 5, 2020;
  • These 3 lessons will tell you about Russian crafts, their history and Russian traditions. You can make a Russian doll and national costume yourself, or try hand in traditional Russian painting. Note: to participate in this master class, you will need art supplies;
  • Language level: A2+ and higher.

Floor game “My Russian Walk”:

  • November 28, 2020;
  • A team game to consolidate linguistic and cultural knowledge about Russia;
  • Language level: B1 and higher.

Game “Philological Football”:

  • December 12, 2020;
  • A team game to consolidate your knowledge of the Russian language;
  • Language level: B1 and higher.

Register now

Contacts:

Instagram, rusinyaz [at] sfu-kras [dot] ru

HOW TO APPLY

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