Department of Czech for Foreigners
Česky

Czech for Erasmus Students

All international students coming through Centre for International Cooperation exchange programmes can attend Czech language courses for all levels (beginners, A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2) organized by the Department of Czech for Foreigners, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University.

Where and when

Department of Czech for Foreigners (Faculty of Arts, building K, 2nd floor, Veveří 28, 602 00 Brno)

18th September – 15th December 2017 (the exact days and hours will be announced after the placement test)

Contact person: Petr Šipka, (+420) 549 49 5970, eva@phil.muni.cz

How often

4 academic hours/week for levels Beginners I and Beginners II (2 academic hours of grammar, 2 academic hours of conversation)

8 academic hours/week for higher levels (grammar, conversation, essay, phonetics)

Students of higher levels may attend additional courses like stylistics, phonetics, orthography, interpretation of a literary text, creative writing, translator seminars etc.

Price and payment

2.200,- CZK (ca. 80,- EUR)

Students who study Czech language as their main field of study or for whom it is compulsory, do not need to pay for it. ISEP direct, TESOL TE and CESP scholarship holders do not need to pay for it either.

The money is to be transferred to the Masaryk University account. Either by cash payment at the counters of any bank or by cashless payment (money transfer) from any Czech or international bank. The transfer fee is to be paid by you. Keep the confirmation of the payment and bring it with you to the placement test!

Account number:85636621/0100
Variable symbol:2157003601
IBAN:CZ43 0100 0000 0000 8563 6621
SWIFT:KOMBCZPP
Bank address:Komerční banka (Regionální pobočka Brno), nám. Svobody 21, 602 00
! School fees will not be refunded. If a student has classes at the same time as Czech classes, students will be able to attend another course at the same level according to their request !

Placement test

Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th September 2017 at 9 a.m. at the Department of Czech for Foreigners (Veveří 28, 602 00 Brno).

After the evaluation of the placement test, students will be divided into groups (Beginners I – Beginners II – Pre-intermediate – Intermediate – Advanced – Very advanced) according to their knowledge of Czech.

The placement test is compulsory even for absolute beginners.

Evaluation and attendance

8 credits for levels Beginners I and Beginners II (4 credits for grammar, 4 credits for conversation) + certificate

Your attendance must be at least 75 % if you want to obtain the credits.

Course codes and Learning Agreement

Course codes will be given to you in the first lesson, i.e. after the evaluation of the placement test.

Add them to the Learning Agreement afterwards, do not fill them in before the placement test!

You can register the codes in the MU Information System as soon as you receive them.