Courses

0-99 Advanced Placement Credit; House Courses; First-Year Seminars; First-Year Writing; Registrar/Department special purpose
100-199 Introductory-level undergraduate courses; basic skills/activity courses; foundation courses; Focus program courses
200-399 Undergraduate courses above introductory level
400-499 Advanced undergraduate, senior seminars, capstone courses, honors thesis courses
500-699 Graduate courses open to advanced undergraduates
700-999 Graduate only courses (not open to undergraduates)

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Number Title Codes
SES 190A Duke Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 209FS Geopolitics and Culture from ISIS to Afghanistan CCI, ALP, CZ
SES 215FS The Politics of Language SS
SES 240S Around the Bloc: Cold War Culture in the USSR and Eastern Europe CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SES 250FS Alien America: Immigrant Experiences in Literature and Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SES 267S Global Cold War CCI, EI, W, CZ
SES 270 Spies Like Us: Screening Cold War Espionage CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SES 279FS Turkey: Muslim and Modern CCI, CZ, SS
SES 279S Turkey: Muslim and Modern CCI, CZ, SS
SES 287 The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union CCI, EI, R, ALP, CZ
SES 288S Trauma and Nostalgia: East European Film in the 21st Century CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SES 290 Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 290A Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 290A-1 Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Turkish Studies
SES 290S Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 342A Between Europe and Asia: The Geopolitics of Istanbul From Occupation To Globalization CCI, EI, CZ
SES 356 The Russian Empire CCI, CZ, SS
SES 370S Islam in Asia CCI, CZ, SS
SES 373S Between Moscow, Beijing and Delhi: Narratives of Europe and Asia CCI, R, CZ, SS
SES 375S Social Engineering and Social Movements in Eastern Europe and Asia CCI, EI, CZ, SS
SES 385 Language and Society CCI, SS
SES 388S Illiberal Nondemocracies: Focus on Eastern Europe and Asia CCI, CZ, SS
SES 396S Language in Immigrant America CCI, R, ALP
SES 420S Capstone Seminar: Russia-USSR-Russia: History of Communism CCI, EI, R, CZ, SS
SES 423S City Stories, Eastern Europe: Prague, Warsaw, Budapest, Sarajevo CCI, CZ, SS
SES 433S Soviet Life through the Camera's Lens CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
SES 468S Capstone Seminar: Literature & Terrorism CCI, EI, R, ALP, CZ
SES 484S Language and Politics: Global Perspectives CCI, SS
SES 490 Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 490S Special Topics in Slavic and Eurasian Studies
SES 491 Independent Study
SES 564 Russian and Slavic Linguistics SS
SES 596S Borderland and Battleground: A Journey Through Twentieth-Century Eastern Europe CCI, ALP, CZ
SES 674S Orhan Pamuk and World Literature CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SES 683S The City of Two Continents: Istanbul in Literature and Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
SES 687 The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union CCI, R
SES 712 Accelerated Uzbek Language and Culture I
SES 713 Accelerated Uzbek Language and Culture II
SES 723S City Stops Between Europe and Asia: From Prague to Kabul
SES 740S Around the Bloc: Cold War Culture in the USSR and Eastern Europe
SES 745S EAST/WEST/ZION: JEWISH LITERARY MODERNISM
SES 756 Imperial Russia 1700-1917
SES 772S The Frontiers and Minorities of the Tsarist and Soviet Empires
SES 773S Between Moscow, Beijing and Delhi: Narratives of Europe and Asia
SES 774S Ideology and Religion in Muslim Central Eurasia
SES 786S Borderland and Battleground: A journey Through Twentieth-Century Eastern Europe
SES 990 Directed Readings
BALTFIN 490AS Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Balto-Finnic
BALTFIN 701 Elementary Estonian
BALTFIN 702 Elementary Estonian
BALTFIN 703 Elementary Finnish
BALTFIN 704 Elementary Finnish
POLISH 101 Elementary Polish FL
POLISH 102 Elementary Polish FL
POLISH 203 Intermediate Polish FL
POLISH 204 Intermediate Polish FL
POLISH 275S Modern Jewish Identities: Between Eastern Europe and the United States CCI, ALP, CZ
POLISH 288S Trauma and Nostalgia: East European Film in the 21st Century CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
POLISH 298S Revealing Histories: Polish Cinema CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
POLISH 301S Contemporary Polish Composition and Readings CCI, FL
POLISH 302S Contemporary Polish Composition and Readings CCI, FL
POLISH 308S Fragmented Memories: Polish and Polish Jewish Culture Through Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
POLISH 390AS Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Polish
POLISH 701 Elementary Polish
POLISH 702 Elementary Polish
POLISH 703 Intermediate Polish
POLISH 704 Intermediate Polish
POLISH 708S Fragmented Memories: Polish and Polish Jewish Culture Through Film
POLISH 788S Trauma and Nostalgia: East European Film in the 21st Century
ROMANIAN 101 Introduction to Romanian Language FL
ROMANIAN 102 Introduction to Romanian Language FL
ROMANIAN 111 Intensive Romanian Language and Culture FL
ROMANIAN 203 Intermediate Romanian Language and Culture FL
ROMANIAN 703 Intermediate Romanian Language and Culture
ROMANIAN 711 Intensive Romanian Language and Culture
ROMANIAN 712 Intensive Intermediate Romanian
RUSSIAN 89S First-Year Seminar
RUSSIAN 101 Elementary Russian I FL
RUSSIAN 101SA Elementary Russian I FL
RUSSIAN 102 Elementary Russian II FL
RUSSIAN 102SA Elementary Russian II FL
RUSSIAN 111 Intensive Russian FL
RUSSIAN 112 Accelerated Russian Language and Culture I FL
RUSSIAN 112A Accelerated Russian Language and Culture I FL
RUSSIAN 121FS Medical Ethics, Aging, and End of Life Care in the US CCI, EI, ALP
RUSSIAN 190S Special Topics in Russian Culture
RUSSIAN 203 Intermediate Russian I FL
RUSSIAN 204 Intermediate Russian II FL
RUSSIAN 205 Intermediate Russian Conversation
RUSSIAN 207AS Intermediate Russian Language and Culture FL, CZ
RUSSIAN 208AS Intermediate Russian Language and Culture FL, CZ
RUSSIAN 216S Neuroscience and Human Language NS, SS
RUSSIAN 221A Russian Language Studies in St. Petersburg CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 222A Language, Culture, and Myth: The Slavic Proverb CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 223A Contemporary Russian Media CCI, EI, FL, SS
RUSSIAN 255S Directing ALP
RUSSIAN 267S Global Cold War CCI, EI, W, CZ
RUSSIAN 276 From Tsars to Commissars: Russian Cultural History CZ
RUSSIAN 277S Medical Ethics, Aging, and End of Life Care in the US CCI, EI, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 278S Literatures and Films of Pandemic
RUSSIAN 290A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Russian
RUSSIAN 290S Topics in Russian Studies
RUSSIAN 301S Contemporary Russian Composition and Readings CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 302S Contemporary Russian Composition and Readings CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 307AS Studies in the Russian Language and Culture CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 308AS Studies in the Russian Language and Culture CCI, FL, CZ
RUSSIAN 310 The Russian Fairy Tale and Its Cultural Legacy CCI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 311 The Quest for Identity: Russian Literature and Culture, 1800-1855 CCI, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 313 The Russian Novel CCI, R, ALP
RUSSIAN 314 The Devil in Russian Literature
RUSSIAN 316 Russian Short Fiction CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 317S Expressing Immigrant Experience: The Russians CCI, EI, ALP
RUSSIAN 318 Follow the Ruble: Money in Russian Literature and Culture EI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 321 The New Russia: Reflections of Post-Soviet Reality in Literature and Film CCI, EI, ALP
RUSSIAN 323 Dostoevsky CCI, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 325 Tolstoy and the Russian Experience CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 327S Chekhov CCI, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 328S Bunin: Mystery of the Russian Soul and Metaphysical Memory CCI, FL, ALP
RUSSIAN 330 Beat Generation/Russian New Wave: Cultural Dissent in the Cold War CCI, EI, W, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 331 Demons, Rebels, Madmen, Fools: Non-Conformists in Russian Literature, Culture, and Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 340S Reading Chekhov in Russian FL, ALP
RUSSIAN 350 Eastern Europe in Transition: Markets, Media, and the Mafia CCI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 351S Directing Chekhov CCI, EI, ALP
RUSSIAN 352 End of Russian Socialism: History of Perestroika CCI, EI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 356 The Russian Empire CCI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 362 Languages of the World CCI, SS
RUSSIAN 363 Theory and Practice of Translation CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 364 Gender and Language CCI, R, SS
RUSSIAN 370S Islam in Asia CCI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 371S Russian Fiction and Film CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 373S Russian Language and Culture through Film CCI, FL, STS, SS
RUSSIAN 374S Russian Language and Culture through Film II CCI, FL, STS, ALP, SS
RUSSIAN 381 Russian Revolutionary Cinema CCI, CZ
RUSSIAN 383 The Actress: Celebrity and the Woman CCI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 386 The Power of Pushkin: Russia, USSR, and Beyond CCI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 390 Special Topics in Russian Culture
RUSSIAN 399 Global Russia CCI, EI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 399A Global Russia CCI, EI, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 401 Advanced Russian CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 401A Advanced Russian CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 402 Advanced Russian: Readings, Translation, and Syntax CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 402A Advanced Russian: Readings, Translation, and Syntax CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 407 Soviet and Post-Soviet Economic History CCI, W, CZ
RUSSIAN 407D Soviet and Post-Soviet Economic History CCI, W, CZ
RUSSIAN 410 Leadership in International Relations CCI, SS
RUSSIAN 415 U.S-Russia Relations: 1991-2016 CCI, SS
RUSSIAN 433S Soviet Life through the Camera's Lens CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 438AS Neuroscience and Multilingualism R, STS, NS
RUSSIAN 439S Neuroscience and Multilingualism R, STS, NS
RUSSIAN 481 Living, Dying, Healing in Russia CCI, EI, SS
RUSSIAN 490 Special Topics in Russian and American Culture
RUSSIAN 490S Special Topics in Russian and American Culture
RUSSIAN 493 Research Independent Study R
RUSSIAN 493A Research Independent Study in Russia FL, R
RUSSIAN 494 Research Independent Study R
RUSSIAN 494A Research Independent Study in Russia FL, R
RUSSIAN 505 Semiotics of Culture CCI, R, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 506S Semiotics and Linguistics (DS4) CCI, R, ALP, SS
RUSSIAN 507 Stylistic and Compositional Elements of Scholarly Russian CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 508 Legal and Business Russian CCI, EI, FL, CZ
RUSSIAN 509 Theory and Methods of Comparative Linguistics CCI, R, SS
RUSSIAN 510 Cognitive and Neurolinguistics R, NS, SS
RUSSIAN 511 The Struggle for Justice and Faith: Russian Literature and Culture, 1855-1900 CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 512 Women and Russian Literature CCI, FL, ALP
RUSSIAN 513 The Russian Novel CCI, R, ALP
RUSSIAN 514 Russian Modernism CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 515S The Russian Intelligentsia and the Origins of the Revolution R, CZ
RUSSIAN 516 Media and Social Change CCI, R, STS, SS
RUSSIAN 517 Russian Poetry
RUSSIAN 523 Dostoevsky CCI, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 525 Tolstoy and the Russian Experience CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 526 Tolstoy EI, ALP
RUSSIAN 527S Chekhov CCI, ALP
RUSSIAN 528S Bunin: Mystery of the Russian Soul and Metaphysical Memory CCI, FL, R, ALP
RUSSIAN 529S Zamyatin CCI, FL, R, ALP
RUSSIAN 530 Apocalyptic Visions and Diabolic Drama: The Works of Mixail Bulgakov CCI, R, ALP
RUSSIAN 530S Apocalyptic Visions and Diabolic Drama: The Works of Mixail Bulgakov CCI, FL, ALP
RUSSIAN 533 Culture and Explosion: How Russian Culture Changed the World CCI, STS, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 533S Culture and Explosions: How Russian Culture Changed the World CCI, FL, STS, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 551 Classics of Russian Literature and Textual Culture CCI, FL, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 552 Russian Culture through Literature CCI, FL, W, ALP
RUSSIAN 561S Soviet Art after Stalin 1956-1991 CCI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 563 Theory and Practice of Translation CCI, FL
RUSSIAN 564 Russian and Slavic Linguistics SS
RUSSIAN 577 Contemporary Russian Culture: Detective Novels and Film CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 619S The Empire's Western Front: Russian and Polish Cultures CCI, ALP, CZ
RUSSIAN 627 Soviet and Post-Soviet Economic History CCI, W, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 627D Soviet and Post-Soviet Economic History CCI, W, CZ, SS
RUSSIAN 690S Special Topics
RUSSIAN 701 Elementary Russian
RUSSIAN 701S Contemporary Russian Composition and Readings
RUSSIAN 702 Elementary Russian
RUSSIAN 703 Intermediate Russian
RUSSIAN 704 Intermediate Russian
RUSSIAN 705 Advanced Russian Conversation and Readings
RUSSIAN 706 Advanced Russian Conversations and Readings
RUSSIAN 707 Advanced Russian
RUSSIAN 708 Advanced Russian: Readings, Translation, and Syntax
RUSSIAN 709 Classics of Russian Literature and Textual Culture
RUSSIAN 710 Russian Culture through Literature
RUSSIAN 711 The Quest for Identity: Russian Literature and Culture, 1800-1855
RUSSIAN 711AS Advanced Russian Language and Culture
RUSSIAN 712AS Advanced Russian Language and Culture
RUSSIAN 713 Contemporary Russian Media
RUSSIAN 714 Methods in Teaching Russian
RUSSIAN 717 Russian Art and Politics: 1800-Present
RUSSIAN 720S End of Life in Russia & U.S.
RUSSIAN 721 The New Russia: Reflections of Post-Soviet Reality in Literature and Film
RUSSIAN 730 Beat Generation/Russian New Wave: Cultural Dissent in the Cold War
RUSSIAN 733S Soviet Life through the Camera's Lense
RUSSIAN 753 Law, Culture, and the Russian Legal Tradition
RUSSIAN 773S Russian Language and Culture through Film
RUSSIAN 774S Russian Language and Culture through Film II
RUSSIAN 782 Art and Dissidence: Films of Tarkovsky, Kubrick, Kurosawa, and Lynch
RUSSIAN 783 The Actress: Celebrity and the Woman
RUSSIAN 790 Teaching Methodology
RUSSIAN 810 The Russian Fairy Tale and Its Cultural Legacy
RUSSIAN 990 Directed Readings
SERBCRO 490AS Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Serbian and Croatian
SERBCRO 701 Elementary Croatian and Serbian
SERBCRO 702 Elementary Croatian and Serbian
UKRAIN 111 Intensive Elementary Ukrainian
UKRAIN 701 Elementary Ukrainian
UKRAIN 702 Elementary Ukrainian
UZBEK 112 Accelerated Uzbek Language and Culture I FL
UZBEK 213 Accelerated Uzbek Language and Culture II FL, CZ