Russian for beginners: Basic User

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Elementary level (A1) 

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 Levels А1-1- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours
Levels А1-2- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours
Levels А1-3- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours   

 This basic course for beginners is addressed to foreign trainees, students and businessmen who study Russian as a foreign language and want to feel confident in everyday communication. Special attention is directed to speech practice.

 

Results: Graduates obtain basic knowledge of Russian grammar, and the ability to read and understand simple texts and phrases (signboards, notices and advertisements).

In addition, graduates possess the ability to write and speak about themselves, their family, friends, and work and leisure activities , using a vocabulary consisting of about 760 words.

Basic level (A2)

Levels А2-1- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours
Levels А2-2- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours
Levels А2-3- 4 weeks (80 hours), test - 4 hours

This program is useful for those who have already obtained the elementary level of Russian as a foreign language. This course gives you an opportunity to broaden your knowledge in culture, community and consumer activities. Special attention is given to speech practice and writing.

Results: Graduates are able to read and understand short authentic texts and adapted texts from newspapers, and to write short personal letters and letters of congratulation. In addition, graduates are able to maintain conversation flow while communicating in everyday situations and discussing topics including themselves, their family, studies, work, hometown and the weather.Their vocabulary totals about 1300 words.