Russian A1.1

Module SZ0901

This Module is offered by Language Center.

This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.

Module version of SS 2011

There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.

available module versions
WS 2011/2SS 2011

Basic Information

SZ0901 is a module in language at which is offered irregularly.

This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.

  • Supplement to the catalogue of soft-skill courses for the Bachelor programme Physics
  • Catalogue of language courses as soft-skill courses
Total workloadContact hoursCredits (ECTS)
90 h  h 3 CP

Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions


Students gain basic knowledge of Russian as a foreign language with a general language orientation while taking into consideration intercultural and cultural aspects. Students learn/practice: to ask others about themselves and their families and answer similar questions; to describe their daily activities and express their wishes/needs regarding day-to-day matters. They practice using basic vocabulary concerning family, everyday life, and food in the present tense in simple sentence structures. The course will cover grammatical topics requisite for this level of mastery. Students learn strategies to effectively communicate in everday situations with minimal language skills and to enable a successful/positive introduction to the Russian language.

Learning Outcome

The module refers to level A1 of the CEFR. After completion of this module, students will be able to use and understand everyday expressions and simple sentences aimed at fulfilling the concrete needs of everyday life. Students can introduce themselves and others, ask others about themselves and answer similar questions. They will have mastered the letters of the Russian alphabet and use them in praxis.



Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature

Courses and Schedule

SE 2 Russisch A1.1 Termine in Gruppen

Learning and Teaching Methods

Course objectives will be achieved in an activity-oriented, communicative atmosphere; targeted listening, reading, writing and speaking exercises; individual, partner and group work; cooperative learning; guided self-learning with prepared materials covering fundamental grammar and communication patterns in the foreign language.


Text book, workbook; Audio CDs.


Adler, Irma; Bolgova, Ljudmila: >AB 1. Russisch Lehrbuch für Anfänger mit Audio CDs. Ernst Klett Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart 2009. Adler, Irma; Bolgova, Ljudmila: >AB 1. Russisch Arbeitsbuch mit Audio CDs. Ernst Klett Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart 2009.

Module Exam

Description of exams and course work

Successful completion of this module requires active participation; preparatory and follow-up work on each unit, outside of class; written final exam (90 mins., no learning aids)

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