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Durham University

The Centre for Foreign Language Study

Russian Courses | October 2019

The October 2019 Russian programme will comprise of courses in the Language Progression format. Course listings can be found below.

Language Progression Courses

18 weeks in length. Currently our most popular format, these courses are ideal for learners who wish to improve their language skills, but have other commitments that may limit study time.


One 2-hour evening class per week, and a minimum of 2 hours of independent learning between classes.

Term 1: Week commencing Monday 21 October 2019 – week ending Friday 13 December 2019 (8 weeks).
Term 2: Week commencing Monday 13 January 2020 – week ending Friday 20 March 2020 (10 weeks).

Course fee and registration

Course fee: £250 (£225 for Durham University students and staff)
Registration deadline: Monday 15 October 2019

Levels available

Day and time



Russian Beginners Tuesday 6.30pm No prerequisite - suitable for absolute beginners
Russian Elementary Monday 6.30pm Familiarity with contents of Language Progression Beginners
Russian Lower Intermediate Wednesday 6.30pm Familiarity with contents of Language Progression Elementary
Russian Intermediate Thursday 6.30pm Familiarity with contents of Language Progression Lower Intermediate

Open evenings
7 & 8 October 2019

Why not come along to our open evenings to find out more about the courses on offer for October 2019. Further details