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Siergiejczyk, Dr. Galina Instructor


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research overview

  • Galina Siergiejczyk’s research interests include: Instructional Design for Digital/On-Line Education; Intercultural Communicative Competency in Foreign Language Learning; Comprehensive Input in Second Language Acquisition; Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Russian and Polish Women’s Prose; Post-Modern Russian and Polish Women’s Prose; Russian Literature of the Avant-Garde; Daniil Kharms and the Russian Literature of the Absurd; Contemporary Russian and Polish Film, Visual and Musical Cultures; Psychoanalysis in Literary Theory; Comparative Literary Criticism; Feminist Criticism in Literary Theory; Writing, Rhetoric and Composition in English; ESL-Oriented Instruction of First-Year English; Linguistics (Semantics, Pragmatics and Political Discourse Analyses)


  • language arts, literature and cultural history in digital design



courses taught

  • FYSM 1000 - First Year Seminar
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Provide first year students with an immersive experience in an interdisciplinary topic that addresses current issues including social, technical and global topics. Taught by faculty from across campus, the course provides students with an opportunity to interact in small classes, have project based learning experiences and gain valuable communication skills. Seminar style classes focused on discussion and projects.
  • RUSS 1020 - Beginning Russian 2
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    A continuation of RUSS 1010. Provides a basic introduction to Russian language and life. Covers the basics of Russian grammar; classroom activities develop speaking, reading and comprehension skills. Course will have midterm and final. Recommended prerequisite: RUSS 1010 (minimum grade C-). Credit not granted for this course and RUSS 1050.
  • RUSS 2010 - Second-Year Russian 1
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Review and continuation of basic skills learned in the first year: reading, writing, speaking, and oral comprehension. Department enforced prerequisite: RUSS 1020 or RUSS 1050 (minimum grade C-).
  • RUSS 2020 - Second-Year Russian 2
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2019
    Continuation of RUSS 2010. Department enforced prerequisite: RUSS 2010 (minimum grade C-).


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