This Summer school would be most suitable for:
Why study with us?
Duration: 2 weeks*
Language of instruction: English
ECTS credits (total): 4.0*
*The students who are interested in obtaining the Russian language skills or receiving more credits can combine this program with other modules in Russian Studies.
**Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials and cultural program.
• Russian Literature: 2 ECTS.
The course explains and analyzes the main trends in Russian literature development, covering the lives, literary activities and works of the remarkable Russian writers. Special focus on Fyodor Dostoyevsky and his world-famous masterpieces. The lectures reveal focus on the problems emphasized in the Russian literature and their connection with those of modern society. Correlations with historical and cultural life of St.Petersburg.
• Contemporary Russia: 1 ECTS.
The course describes and explains the major elements of contemporary Russian life to facilitate your understanding of the modern Russian society and our mentality. The course is conducted in English language.
• History of the Russian Art: 1 ECTS.
The course provides an overview of the progress of Russian art from XI up to XXI century in a historical context, acquaints the students with principal trends of Russian art and architecture, the formation of different styles and the creations of the most remarkable Russian artists.
Professors and lecturers:
SPbPU professors and associate professors, experts in the field of Russian Studies. Our teachers are highly qualified, many of them are published authors.
You will study online, in live real-time lessons.
You will interact with your teacher and international classmates, work on the group and individual tasks online and get involved in the online social activities to make new friends from around the globe.
Upon successful completion of the summer school, our students will receive official SPbPU Certificates in English and Russian language mentioning:
✔academic hours per course;
✔ECTS credits per course;
Socio-cultural program of extracurricular activities and networking events includes:
✔ Online Interactive Russian Culture and Traditions event
✔ Online Excursion to the Hermitage museum
✔ Online Speaking Clubs
✔ Online Interactive Campus Tour
Head of International Short-term Programs
Dept. Russian Language & Russian Studies
Higher School of International Educational Programs
SUMMER SCHOOL OF RUSSIAN STUDIES: SAY "DA" TO YOUR UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE. JOIN US!