Other courses in addition to those listed below may be eligible for fulfilling requirements of the Five College Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies Certificate. Students are encouraged to consult a REEES Program campus advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for their interests.



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Five College Interchange pre-registration for Fall 2021 is not expected to open until summer 2021. The list of courses below is incomplete and subject to change. Courses from UMass Amherst and Amherst College are listed, but courses from Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, and Hampshire College are NOT yet listed. Please click here for more information about course registration for this fall, and if you’re a part of a Five College certificate program, please contact your certificate advisor for more information.

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Spring 2021 Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2021
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
EUST 245 01 Stalin and Stalinism Sergey Glebov TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
HIST 235 01 Stalin and Stalinism Sergey Glebov TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
RUSS 102 01 First-Year Russian II Tatyana Babyonyshev MWF 10:10AM-11:00AM Amherst College
RUSS 111 01 Understanding Russia Sergey Glebov, Michael Kunichika MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
RUSS 202 01 Second-Year Russian II Catherine Ciepiela MWF 10:10AM-11:00AM; TTH 03:00PM-03:50PM Amherst College
RUSS 226 01 Agony of Comedy: Gogol Polina Barskova TTH 11:50AM-01:10PM Amherst College
RUSS 235 01 Stalin and Stalinism Sergey Glebov TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
RUSS 315 01 What Is Language? Michael Kunichika MW 02:10PM-03:30PM Amherst College
RUSS 327 01 The Brothers Karamazov Stanley Rabinowitz T 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
RES 101 01 Elementary Russian Susanna Nazarova M 09:45AM-11:00AM;TTH 09:30AM-11:15AM;WF 10:15AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
RES 102 01 Elementary Russian Susanna Nazarova M 09:45AM-11:00AM;TTH 09:30AM-11:15AM;WF 10:15AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
RES 211MM 01 Master & Margarita/Contexts Peter Scotto M 12:45PM-02:00PM;TTH 12:45PM-01:45PM;WF 12:45PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
RES 235 01 Strange World of Nikolai Gogol Peter Scotto M 12:45PM-02:00PM;TTH 12:45PM-01:45PM;WF 12:45PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
GOV 223 01 RUSSIAN POLITICS Bozena Welborne MW 03:15-04:30 Smith College
GOV 256 01 CLQ: CORRUPTION & GLOBAL GOV Mlada Bukovansky TTh 01:40-02:55 Smith College
HST 201 01 THE SILK ROAD & PREMOD EURASIA Richard Lim MW 03:15-04:30 Smith College
HST 241 01 SOVIET UNION IN THE COLD WAR Serguei Glebov MW 01:40-02:55 Smith College
REL 238 01 MARY:IMAGES AND CULTS Vera Shevzov TTh 10:55-12:10 Smith College
REL 242 01 RUSSIAN SACRED ART Vera Shevzov TTh 03:15-04:30 Smith College
RES 100Y 01 ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN Ilona Sotnikova MWF 10:55-12:10 Smith College

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