51. session of the Summer School of Slavonic (Czech) Studies
21 July – 18 August 2018
- Faculty of Arts, MU, Arna Nováka 1, 60200 Brno
The Summer School of Slavonic Studies is organized by the Department of Czech for Foreigners, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University.
Programme of the Summer School
The focus of the lessons is five teaching hours in the morning and consists of an intensive language course, special seminars and lectures.
Three types of language courses are available:
intensive course for complete beginners based on English or German,
a course for pre-intermediate students - two hours of basic Czech, two hours of conversation and a one-hour special course every day; lessons are in Czech,
a course for intermediate, advanced and very advanced students – two hours of basic language instruction followed by a one-hour special seminar dedicated to translation and stylistics, two hours of Czech linguistics, literature, history, ethnography, etc.
In the afternoons, Summer School students can attend linguistics and literature seminars, lexical-stylistic exercises, seminar on interpretation of a literary text and informal seminars on music, history of art, history of Brno, etc. Beginners I and II have the opportunity to attend additional lessons of linguistic exercises in order to develop the knowledge they have attained in their morning lessons. A special linguistic and literary seminar has been prepared for the most advanced students. Evenings are reserved for presentations of Czech films.
The programme also includes day-long excursions to places of historical interest in the Czech Republic. For those interested, the Department of Czech for foreigners is prepared to organize individual work in archives and libraries or individual consultations with professors from the Faculty of Arts.
Organisation of the Summer School
The Summer School is also open to holders of scholarships granted by the Czech Ministry of Education and Masaryk University, those funded by other cultural institutions as well as to paying participants.
- Organized by
Division of Czech for Foreigners (Faculty of Arts)
PhDr. Eva Rusínová
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