World Languages Education, Russian Teaching Option

Effective May 2015

This major is under an administrative enrollment control. Please review the Entrance-to-Major requirements found at http://dus.psu.edu/students/etm/requirements.html

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
EDUC 100S: First-Year Seminar in EducationNotes for: EDUC 100S (FYS)

EDUC 100S (FYS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
ENGL 015: Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 204: Intermediate Russian IINotes for: RUS 204 (IL)

RUS 204 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
Arts SelectionNotes for: Arts Selection (GA)

Arts Selection (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical ActivityNotes for: Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
EDPSY 014: Learning and InstructionNotes for: EDPSY 014

EDPSY 014

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 229: Infant and Child DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 229 (GS)

HD FS 229 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
2
Mathematics SelectionNotes for: Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 214: Intermediate Russian IIINotes for: RUS 214 (IL)

RUS 214 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
RUS 100: Russian Culture and CivilizationNotes for: RUS 100 (GH) (IL)

RUS 100 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or RUS 110: Russian FolkloreNotes for: RUS 110 (GH) (IL)

RUS 110 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or RUS 120: Theatrical Arts of RussiaNotes for: RUS 120 (GH) (IL)

RUS 120 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
EDTHP 115: Education in American SocietyNotes for: EDTHP 115 (US)

EDTHP 115 (US)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 239: Adolescent DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 239 (GS)

HD FS 239 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or PSYCH 412: AdolescenceNotes for: PSYCH 412

PSYCH 412

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Mathematics SelectionNotes for: Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 304: Readings in Russian IIINotes for: RUS 304 (IL)

RUS 304 (IL)

Petition for Literature and GH.
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100A: Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100A (GWS)

CAS 100A (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
C I 295: Introductory Field Experience for Teacher PreparationNotes for: C I 295

C I 295

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
WL ED 300: Foundations of Second Language TeachingNotes for: WL ED 300

WL ED 300

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
C I 280: Introduction to Teaching English to English Language LearnersNotes for: C I 280 (GH)

C I 280 (GH)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 305: Advanced Russian ConversationNotes for: RUS 305 (IL)

RUS 305 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Health and Physical ActivityNotes for: Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
WL ED 411: Methods for Teaching World Languages in Grades 1-5Notes for: WL ED 411

WL ED 411

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
WL ED 495B: Field Experience for World Languages Teacher Preparation in Grades 1-5Notes for: WL ED 495B

WL ED 495B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RUS 143: The Culture of Stalinism and NazismNotes for: RUS 143 (GH) (IL)

RUS 143 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
SPLED 400: Teaching Exceptional Students in General Education SettingsNotes for: SPLED 400

SPLED 400

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6 (Study Abroad Semester)

Course DetailsCredits
Arts SelectionNotes for: Arts Selection (GA)

Arts Selection (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 412: Russian TranslationNotes for: RUS 412 (IL)

RUS 412 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RUS 426: DostoevskyNotes for: RUS 426 (IL)

RUS 426 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or RUS 427: TolstoyNotes for: RUS 427 (IL)

RUS 427 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or RUS 494: Research ProjectNotes for: RUS 494

RUS 494

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or RUS 497: Special TopicsNotes for: RUS 497

RUS 497

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or RUS 499: Foreign StudiesNotes for: RUS 499

RUS 499

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
RUS 497: Special TopicsNotes for: RUS 497

RUS 497

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 12

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
3
WL ED 412W: Methods of Teaching World Languages in Grades 6-12Notes for: WL ED 412W

WL ED 412W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
WL ED 495C: Field Experience for World Languages Teacher Preparation in Grades 6-12Notes for: WL ED 495C

WL ED 495C

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202A: Effective Writing: Writing in the Social SciencesNotes for: ENGL 202A (GWS)

ENGL 202A (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 202B: Effective Writing: Writing in the HumanitiesNotes for: ENGL 202B (GWS)

ENGL 202B (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
RUS 400: Senior Seminar in Russian CultureNotes for: RUS 400

RUS 400

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
C I 495E: Practicum in Student Teaching--Secondary EducationNotes for: C I 495E

C I 495E

No additional coursework is permitted during Student Teaching.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
15
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

  • Must complete at least 3 cr. of United States (US) and 3 cr. of International Cultures (IL).
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • ETM notes a course is required for entrance to major/certification program.
  • Summer study could reduce some of the credit loads above.
  • Academic Advising Notes: The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to move through this curriculum.   Please be sure to also use the curriculum checksheets and degree audits, as well as consult with an adviser about appropriate scheduling sequences, clearances for field experiences and Testing requirements. Advisers also can assist students in identifying coursework offered at Penn State in the SUMMER.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 015 (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
RUS 304 (IL)
Petition for Literature and GH.
CAS 100A (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
C I 495E
No additional coursework is permitted during Student Teaching.