About Russian Studies at Dal
Добро пожаловать! Welcome to the Department of Russian Studies!
Кафедра русского языка и литературы при Униерситете Дальхаузи была основана еще в 1944-ом году. Первая магистерская работа (о Пушкине) была защищена в 1947-ом году Юлией Сванбург.
(Translation) The first classes in Russian at Dalhousie were offered in the autumn of 1944, making it one of the oldest Russian programs in Canada. Its first MA thesis (on Pushkin's life and works) was defended in 1947 by Julia A. Swanburg. We administer the oldest continuously-operating Russian study abroad program in Canada. Learn more about the department.
The department also administers the Chinese Studies Program.
RUSN 3060 "Putin's Russia"
The theme of this year's Russian Topics course is "Putin's Russia." Learn more here.
Course news: RUSN 3200 "Russian Music Baroque to Rock"
A new course this year, RUSN 3200 "Russian Music Baroque to Rock" is also cross-listed with the Music Department. Learn more here.