Russian Studies

Periods

Period I (27-Aug-2018 – 21-Oct-2018)
Period II (22-Oct-2018 – 14-Dec-2018)
Period III (7-Jan-2019 – 3-Mar-2019)
Period IV (4-Mar-2019 – 26-May-2019)

General information

The Russian Studies module is a multidisciplinary approach on Russia. It covers Russian history, culture, media, and social and political structures of Russian society. The module is optional and available to all students at the University of Tampere and the students at the Finnish Master's School in Russian and Eastern European Studies. Participation does not require preceding Russian studies. The teaching language is usually English, and the teachers are experts in Russian studies from Finland and other countries.

Module Grade (Kokonaismerkintä)

Before obtaining the grade for the entire module, all courses must be successfully completed. Please contact study coordinator Sirje Lällä for the module grade.

Module evaluation is the grade point average of all courses in it.

Teaching in the Autumn Semester 2018

Period (27-Aug-2018 – 21-Oct-2018)

Russian Studies

POLKVA22 Politics of Memory in Eastern Europe 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
Period (22-Oct-2018 – 14-Dec-2018)

Russian Studies

RUST5/VENS10 Media and the Arctic (POMLFCS3) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
SOCYKV2/RES012 The Employment Protection in Russia 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)

Teaching in the Spring Semester 2019

Period (7-Jan-2019 – 3-Mar-2019)

Russian Studies

RUST5/VENS10 Media and the Arctic (POMLFCS3) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
RUST1/VENS15 Culture and everyday life of the "Soviet Thaw" 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
RUST1/RUST3 Environmental History and Cultural Ecology of Russia (VENS20) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
Period (4-Mar-2019 – 26-May-2019)

Russian Studies

RUST5/VENS19/20 Media Landscape in Russia: Regional Perspective 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
RUST1/RUST3 Environmental History and Cultural Ecology of Russia (VENS20) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period