Who is this class for: This course is intended for those who begin to study Russian politics. It will also be useful to those who want to get acquainted with the current political, economic and social situation in Russia.

Created by:  Saint Petersburg State University

  • Kirill A. Neverov

    Taught by:  Kirill A. Neverov, Candidate of Political Sciences

    Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Governance

  • Leonid V. Smorgunov

    Taught by:  Leonid V. Smorgunov, Doctor of Philosophy

    Department of Political Governance

  • Anna V. Volkova

    Taught by:  Anna V. Volkova, Doctor of Political Science

    Department of Political Governance

  • Aleksandr S. Sherstobitov

    Taught by:  Aleksandr S. Sherstobitov, Candidate of Political Sciences

    Department of Political Governance
Commitment6 weeks
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.

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Saint Petersburg State University
The Saint-Petersburg University (SPbU) is a state university, located in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. Founded in 1724, SPbU is the oldest institution of higher education in Russia. At present, there are more than 30 000 students in SPbU studying 398 programmes