Sep 24, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Russian Studies Minor

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Minor Requirements

Minor Core (8 Credit Hours)

Minor Electives (7 Credit Hours)

Select seven (7) hours in 3000- or 4000-level courses. 

 Please contact a World Languages advisor to plan the appropriate coursework.

GPA Requirements

Minor GPA (all USF courses which are applied to minor requirements): 2.0

Grading Requirements

C- or better to meet major course requirements unless specified elsewhere.

Note:  Some USF courses have higher grade criteria to meet prerequisite knowledge necessary for progression into higher level courses.

Residency Requirements

CAS Minor Academic Residency Requirement: 50% of minor must be completed at USF.

Other Requirements

Prerequisites: RUS 1120 - Beginning Russian I  (4 credit hours) and RUS 1121 - Beginning Russian II  (4 credit hours).
Students may be able to place out of prerequisites if they pass a proficiency test. Heritage students will be placed in languages courses according to their proficiency.

Advising Information

USF students schedule advising appointments online through USF Archivum Platform.   Students are encouraged to meet with their advisor each semester to discuss courses planning, degree progression, and career preparation.

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