Thinking about traveling to Russia for World Cup 2108? Get a head start on learning a bit of Russian language, history and culture before you go! Even if soccer isn't in your future, Russian is the fifth most spoken language in the world with over 145 native speakers. This class will introduce students to the Russian alphabet and provide basic conversational skills in real world settings. Taught with an eye towards meeting each student's needs, this class covers aspects of Russian culture and history in addition to providing a brief grammar overview.