Russia, Eastern Europe, & Central Asia
Concentration Requirement

enlarged photo of student in PragueRussia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia is a regional concentration that meets the concentration requirement for the ITS major.

Take 12 semester hours, representing at least 3 different disciplines, from the following courses.


Courses for Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia Concentration
Course Title Hours
ATH 384 Anthropology of Capitalism: Russia 3
ATH/GEO/RUS 306 Peoples & Cultures of Russia 3
ATH/HST/POL/REL/RUS 254 Introduction to Russian and Eurasian Studies 3
ENG/RUS 255 Russian Literature from Pushkin to Dostoevsky in English Translation 3
FST/RUS 263 Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema 3
FST/RUS 272 Cultures & Identities of Eastern Europe:
An Introduction through Literature and Film
3
GEO 307 Geography of Central and Eastern Europe, and Russia 3
GEO 408 Geography of the Silk Road (The Heart of Asia) 3
HST 324 Eurasian Nomads and History 3
HST 374 History of the Russian Empire 3
HST 375 The Soviet Union and Beyond 3
HST 378 20th Century Eastern European History 3
HST 428 Russia's War and Peace 3
HST 470/570 Topics in Russian History 3
POL 230 Topics in Russian Culture and Civilization 3
POL 328 Politics of Central Asia 3
POL 331 Communism and Soviet Politics, 1917-1991 3
POL 332 Post-Soviet Russian Politics 3
POL 334 Politics of Eastern Europe 3
POL 430B Seminar on Political Systems of Russia and Eastern Europe 4-6
POL 488/588 Russia and the Republics in International Relations 3
POL/REL/RUS 133 Imagining Russia 3
RUS/ATH/HST/CLS 436/536
POL 440/540
REL 470A
Havighurst Colloquium 3
RUS 137 Russian Folklore 3
RUS 482/RUS 582 Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Summer Workshop 3-6