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PRE-APPROVED REES COURSE LIST

To be a REES approved course, a minimum 25% of the course content must be dedicated to Russia, Eastern Europe, and/or Eurasia. If you feel a course meets these requirements but is not listed above, or you would like to adapt a course to meet these guidelines, please contact CREES Director Vitaly Chernetsky, vchernetsky@ku.edu.

Click here to download the list of pre-approved REES courses. Courses numbered 100-699 are open to undergraduate students. Courses 500-999 may carry credit for graduate students. 

Please consult the Academic Catalog or Schedule of Classes for course details and enrollment info. 

Jump down to the Undergraduate Course List.

GRADUATE COURSE LIST (pdf)

REES 899 (58067) Capstone Research SeminarBeinek, M 5-8 pm, BA 202

Russian, East European, & Eurasian Studies Courses in Other KU Departments:

LITERATURE AND THE ARTS

FMS 722 (65902) Soviet and Post-Soviet Russian Cinema
Chernetsky, W 3-6:30 pm, WES 1005

MUSC 650 (65824) Music in Vienna and Prague
Nedbal, STUDY ABROAD (Dec 31-Jan13)

SLAV 506 (68095) Masterworks of Polish and Czech Literature
Vassileva-Karagyozova, W/F 12:30-1:45 pm, WES 4022

SLAV 508 (63031) South Slavic Literature & Civilization
Dickey, ONLINE

SLAV 510 (68020) The Russian Literary Genius
Kokobobo, T/R 4-5:15 pm, WES 1005

SLAV 540 (66104) Language and Identity in East-Central Europe and Former Soviet Union
Greenberg, T/R 2:30-3:45 pm, WES 4062 (March 26-May 11)

SLAV 622 (65900) Soviet and Post-Soviet Russian Cinema
Chernetsky, W 3-6:30 pm, WES 1005


HISTORY

HIST 510 (63182) Europe Today
Urie, W 3-5:30pm, BA 301 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

HIST 564 (65870) Medieval Russia
Levin, T/R 9:30-10:45 am, WES 4008

HIST 800 (55015) Readings in: Soviet Military History
Kipp, By Appt

HIST 800 (55444) Readings in: Medieval Gender
Levin, By Appt

HIST 800 (54204) Readings in: Russian History
Levin, By Appt

HIST 800 (57639) Readings in: Russian Religious History
Levin, By Appt

HIST 800 (58955) Readings in: Ukrainian History
Levin, By Appt

HUM 505 (62554) Europe Today (assumes course paper focusing on REES)
Urie, W 3-5:30 pm, BA 301


POLITICAL SCIENCE

POLS 667 (65762) Islam and Politics
Wuthrich, M/W 3-5:30, BL 204 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

POLS 673 (60238) International Organizations
Arwine, T/R 2:30-3:45 pm, BL 114 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

POLS 686 (65767) International Human Rights
Omelicheva, M/W 2-3:15 pm, BL 109 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)


PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION

HIST 564 (65870) Medieval Russia
Levin, T/R 9:30-10:45 am, WES 4008

HIST 800 (57639) Readings in: Russian Religious History
Levin, By Appt


ECONOMICS, BUSINESS, GEOGRAPHY

ECON 505 (62839) History of Economic Analysis
El-Hodiri, T/R 1-2:15 pm, SNOW 358 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

GEOG 980 (65723) Attachment and Home(land)
Diener, T 1-4 pm, LIN 210 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

LAW 864 (54224) Advanced International Trade Law
Bhala, M 9:15-11:15 am and R 9:15-10:10 am, GRN 2-1 (assumes course paper focusing on REES)

UNDERGRADUATE COURSE LIST (doc) (pdf)

REES 110 (16689) Understanding Russia & East Europe                
Staff, T/R 2:30-3:45, Snow 454

REES 221 (346742) Understanding Russia & East Europe, Honors            
Staff, T/R 2:30-3:45, Snow 454

REES 480 (29533) Topic: Eastern Orthodox Christianity        
Lollar, M/W 3:00-4:15, SMI 208
  
REES 492 (13611) Research Methods in Russian/East European/Eurasian Studies    
Finch W 3:00-4:50, BA 318    

REES 510 (25865) Understanding Central Asia
Diene, T/R 11:00-12:15, LIN 226       

Russian, East European, & Eurasian Studies Courses in Other KU Departments:

ARTS, CULTURE & RELIGION

REL 107 (21147) / JWSH 107 (21148) Jews, Christians, Muslims
Lollar/Navarro, MW 12:30-1:45, SMI 100

REL 502 (29532) Topic: Eastern Orthodox Christianity
Lollar, MW 3:00-4:15, SMI 208

JWSH 327 (25924) Jewish Secular Culture
Perelmutter, ONLINE

JWSH 361 (25679) Jewish Film
Schuster, T/R 1:00-2:15, LEA 2111

SLAV 140 (16033) Intro to Russian Culture                                             
Kokobobo, MW 11-12:15, WES 1009

SLAV 141 (16034) Intro to Russian Culture, Honors                                             
Kokobobo, MW 11-12:15, WES 1009

SLAV 148 (13667) Intro to Slavic Folklore 
Perelmutter, ONLINE

SLAV 149 (22854) Intro to Slavic Folklore, Honors
Perelmutter, ONLINE

SLAV 316 (26328) People & Cultures of Southeastern Europe Thru Film
Dickey, M/W 2-3:15, WES 4038

SLAV 317 (26330) People & Cultures of Southeastern Europe Thru Film, Honors
Dickey, M/W 2-3:15, WES 4038

SLAV 503 (23997) Post-Soviet Communication
Six, MW 12:30-1:45, SUM 502

SLAV 508 (29496) South Slavic Lit & Civilization
Dickey, ONLINE

SLAV 516 (23577) Film Adaptation Polish & Czech Lit
Vassileva-Karagyozova, WF 12:30-1:45, WES 4022

SLAV 530 (26579) Intro to Russian Poetry
Chernetsky, TR 1-2:15, WES 1016

HISTORY   
*If there is an asterisk by a course listed below, the course has a discussion section.
Please refer to the Schedule of Classes for a list of discussion sections, associated with a given course.

HIST 117 (23309) Russia, An Introduction
Levin, TR 11--12:15, WES 4002

*HIST 340 (19141) History of the Second World War
Lewis, MW 11-11:50, MAL 2048

HIST 341 (24679) Hitler and Nazi Germany
Denning, TR 11:00-12:15, SUM 427

HIST 378 (25805) Beyond the Iron Curtain
Scott, TR 2:30-3:45, SMI 108

JWSH 335 (23585) History of Jewish Women
Sternberg, T 2:30-5, BL 212

SOCIAL SCIENCES

*If there is an asterisk by a course listed below, the course has a discussion section. 
Please refer to the Schedule of Classes for a list of discussion sections, associated with a given course.

*POLS 170 (13313) Intro to International PoliticsPOLS 170 (13313) Intro to International Politics
Arwine, MW 9-9:50, HAW 1005

*POLS 171 (20984) Intro to International Politics, HonorsPOLS 171 (20984) Intro to International Politics, Honors
Arwine, MW 11-12:15, BL 207

ECON 505 (23569) History of Economic Analysis
El-Hodiri, M/W 11-12:15, SNOW 358

GEOG 373 (25854) Political Geography
O’Lear, T/R 9:30-10:45, LIN 228

GEOG 590 (25864) Understanding Central Asia
Diener, TR 11-12:15, LIN 22


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