Кафедра международных отношений и внешней политики России
History of Russia
The aims of the course are to provide students with foundational
knowledge and sound understanding of Russian history and culture,
to develop skills of historical analysis and «historical» thinking,
to contribute to better understanding of complexity and
divergence of main historical developments and of how they are
comprehended by professional society and community.
By the end of this course students should be able to:
- Understand the general chronology of Russian history and culture, demonstrate familiarity with main problems of each historical period
- Define and describe the importance of certain key individuals and political, social, religious events in Russian history
- Analyze historical sources and evaluate historical concepts
- Apply historical knowledge to current events and estimate influence of history and historical policy in the modern world.