Course Code RUSS
Levels Offered 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th year Full course list *
Minor Available Yes More details
Placement Test Required for students with previous knowledge More details
* Not all courses are offered every term, please check Carleton Central and/or the Public Class Schedule for course availability.

Updates:

New this Fall/Winter, online Russian courses for Heritage Language speakers

About the Language

Russian is one of the 5 official languages of the United Nations. It is spoken by about 150 million people who live in the Russian Federation, the largest country by area in the world. Russian, with Belarusian and Ukrainian, belongs to the East Slavic group of the Indo-European family of languages. Russian is the most widely spoken of the Slavic languages as well as being the most widely spoken language of Europe.

Registration Information

Space in language courses is limited.  Register as early as possible.  If the course is full when you attempt to register, please submit a Course Registration Override Request or, if applicable, add your name to a waitlist on Carleton Central.  Click here to learn more about how waitlisting works.

Course Previews

If you want to learn more about the requirements of each course, look over the course previews in the drop-down list below.

Course Previews

If you want to learn more about the requirements of each course, look over the course previews in the list below.

IMPORTANT: These previews will give you an idea of the types of assignments, readings, and instructor expectations you may encounter in the course. However, please be aware that these documents are NOT OFFICIAL COURSE OUTLINES. The actual courses you take may differ considerably from the descriptions provided in the previews.