Russian Studies in Real Russia
Russian Studies in Real Russia is an educational project of the Ural Federal University that was launched by the Chair of Linguistics and Professional Communication in Foreign Languages in 2010. The main feature of the program is its interdisciplinary approach to knowledge presentation.
Russian Studies in Real Russia as a school for foreigners interested in Russian language and Russian Studies has successfully grown and developed. During its existence, the School has united more than three hundred foreign students from different corners of the world: Germany, China, Italy, Canada, the USA, Finland, Japan, Turkey, France, Colombia, Egypt, Lebanon, Mongolia, Zambia, Senegal, Indonesia, and many others.
The school is aimed at increasing and upgrading students’ knowledge in academic field of Russian Studies, namely in historical and modern aspects of Russian lifestyle and unique Russian culture, alongside mastering the Russian language.
During the program, the participants are engaged in a dynamic student life that is full of classes, workshops, and exciting extracurricular activities, which include visiting various sights, theaters, museums, concerts, and trips around the Ural region, as well as to other areas and cities in Russia.
Since 2020 Russian Studies in Real Russia has been presented as online schools due to the pandemic.
Now when Russian borders are open for study, Winter School 2022 offers on-camp school which will combine intensive Russian language courses with professional teachers, lectures on “Soviet Heritage” and Russian studies, cultural events, workshops and meetings with experts and special guests, as well as sightseeing tours in Ekaterinburg presented in Soviet avant-garde architecture and visits to the Urals towns or villages and Russian winter activities such as swimming in the hot springs of “Baden-Baden”.
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Created / Updated: 23 October 2016 / 22 October 2021