Course title in Estonian
Vene keele arengutendentsid
Course title in English
Development Trends of Russian
approximate amount of contact lessons
lecturer of 2018/2019 Spring semester
Inna Adamson (eesti keel)
lecturer of 2019/2020 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
To create conditions and opportunities for improve of standard Russian, and also for studying of special literature on changes of Russian.
Brief description of the course
The codified Russian. Concept of evolution of language (linguistic and estralingvistic parameters). Language and power. Language and policy. Russian and totalitarian society. Russian in democratic society (a democratic discourse). Advertizing and language. Language and city, popular speech. Relationship of languages and dialects. Russian and mass media. Russian and Russian diaspora.
Study of scientific literature and making the report in the form of presentation.
Learning outcomes in the course
- Knows features of development and change of Russian;
- can analyze texts of various types on the basis of the language standard;
- is able to connect various mastered knowledge and skills.
Lektor Inna Adamson
Krysin L. (red.) Sovremennõi russkij jazõk: sotsialnaja i funktsionalnaja differentsiatsija. Moskva, 2003.
Lyons, J. Language and Linguistics. Cambridge University Press. 1981.
Zemskaja, E.A. Russkaja razgovornaja rech. Moskva, 2014.
Zemskaja, E. Russkij jazõk zarubezhja. Moskva.
Kostomarov V. (red.) Sovremennõi russkij literaturnõi jazõk. Moskva. 2003.