Undergraduate study in Russian

What you can study in Russian

You can study Russian language from beginners level. At more advanced levels there are opportunities to develop your language skills through study abroad in Russia.  

Structuring your study in Russian

You can take elective courses in Russian or complete a Module in Russian as part of your Bachelor of Arts. You can also complete a Certificate in Languages or Diploma in Languages in Russian.

Students interested in Russian are encouraged to take a major in European Studies.

Taking a Module in Russian

If you would like to study Russian alongside your two BA majors, you can complete a Module.

A Module is an optional grouping of three courses on a particular theme which enables you to add extra value to your Bachelor of Arts.

Take a look at Modules


Explore the undergraduate courses you can take in Russian:

First time enrolment in language courses

By enrolling in an introductory language course you are declaring that you have either:

  • No knowledge or prior study of the taught language
  • Minimum knowledge of the taught language

If you have prior knowledge or previous study in a language you can enrol in a more advanced course by submitting an enrolment concession request via Student Services Online.

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to find out more about studying Russian, you can contact our Undergraduate Adviser.