Graphics, Orthography and Punctuation
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Graafika, ortograafia ja punktuatsioon
Course title in English
Graphics, Orthography and Punctuation
ECTS credits
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
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Course aims
To form a linguistic competence on a theoretical basis of graphics, ortography and punctuation of Russian language. Ability of using it in practice. To give an overview on Russian graphics, orthography and punctuation. To correct and expand students’ skills in orthography and punctuation.
Brief description of the course
Systematic overview of basic propositions of Russian graphics, spelling and punctuation. The history of graphics. Main principles of contemporary Russian spelling (morphological, phonetic, traditional, grammatically differential), rules of Russian spelling. Characteristics of Russian pronunciation. Basic features and rules of contemporary Russian punctuation. Lexical, morphological and syntactical linguistics. Russian word-formation.
Lectures cover theoretical problems of the subject, seminars are meant for practical work in order to master the rules of spelling and punctuation.
Autonomous work: correcting mistakes, studying the rules, project work.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
Has systematic apprehension of Russian graphics, orthography and punctuation;
Knows Russian graphics, orthography and punctuation rules;
Is able to write according to Russian graphics, orthography and punctuation rules.
Lekt. Natalia Sindetskaja, PhD