What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
ABB Russian at grade B.
16 at higher level including 6 points in higher level Russian
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
If you already have some knowledge of Russian, this advanced course will combine language learning with the chance to study Russian culture, history and politics. Youâ??ll improve and refine your written and spoken Russian, while gaining a deeper insight into the context and development of Russian society. Core modules will allow you to build your language skills and introduce you to key aspects of Russian culture, such as music, literature or the nationâ??s modern history. Youâ??ll also choose optional modules to pursue your interests, from Fyodor Dostoevsky to gender identity in Russian society. Youâ??ll even spend a year at a Russian university to gain first-hand experience. With an active student-led Slavonic society and much of our teaching conducted by native Russian speakers, Leeds is home to a strong community of individuals with an interest in Russian and Slavonic studies. Itâ??s a great environment in which to explore a unique part of the world.
Year 1: Information technology and grammar for language students; Russian literature in translation 1; Russian literature in translation 2; Russian history and society 1; Russian history and society 2; practical Russian language skills; practical Russian language skills; developing Russian language; developing Russian language. Year 2: Spent abroad in Moscow. Year 3: Practical Russian language skills 2; practical Russian language skills 2.1; developing Russian language 2; developing Russian language 2.1; Russian novel: 19th century; Russian novel: 20th century; optional modules. Year 4: Practical Russian language skills 3; developing Russian language 3; dissertation: Russian and Slavonic studies; optional modules.
Studying at the University of Leeds and becoming a member of Leeds University Union will provide you with an experience like no other. The campus nestled in the heart of Leeds is a hive of activity from world-class research to inspirational academic lectures and exceptional Union events. We have more than 300 clubs and societies for sports, dance, media, politics and volunteering.
How you'll spend your time
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How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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