Department of Czech for Foreigners
Česky

Masaryk University Language Preparation

In Masters and Doctoral program at Masaryk University (for study program in Czech language).

Academic year 2016/17

Autumn semester 2016/17: September – December 2016 (13 teaching weeks)

1st – 13th teaching week8 – 12 teaching hours / week = Master degree program
1st – 13th teaching week8 – 15 teaching hours / week = Doctoral degree program

Spring semester 2016/17: February – May 2017 (13 teaching weeks)

1st – 13th teaching week8 – 12 teaching hours / week = Master degree program
1st – 13th teaching week8 – 15 teaching hours / week = Doctoral degree program

During both semesters students will pass particular examinations. In the end of the whole program students are to pass written and oral examinations.

Abstract of the courses

Beginners I and II Basic course of Czech language (grammar and conversation) + phonetics
Pre-intermediate I - III grammar + conversation + phonetics
Intermediate I - II grammar + conversation + phonetics
Upper-Intermediate I – V grammar + conversation + phonetics + ortography + Czech life and institutions + creative writing+ lexical exercises
Advanced I - V grammar + conversation + phonetics + ortography + Czech life and institutions + creative writing + lexical exercises

Teaching Aids

1. I. Rešková, M. Pintarová: Communicative Czech (Elementary Czech)
2. I. Rešková, M. Pintarová: Communicative Czech (Intermediate)
3. J. Bischofová a kol.: Čeština pro středně a více pokročilé
4. Internal texts from Department of Czech language for Foreigners prepared for particular levels and hours

Program of teaching

At the beginning of the autumn semester entrance test will have to be taken. According to the results of his/her entrance test, knowledge of Czech language will be specified.

Students Z1 - VP (beginner I-II, pre-intermediate I-III, intermediate I-V, upper-intermediate I-V) will be placed into particular courses at Department of Czech language for Foreigners.

Ending of particular semesters

After finishing the second (spring) semester students are supposed to pass final exams in particular parts of their studying subject (see Abstract of courses). His/her knowledge is classified according to the ECTS degree scale /A, B, C, D, E, F/ and active attendance in the course + examination classified with ECTS credits. If students do not pass in one regular and two other reparative examinations, he/she will not be given credits.

Lecturers

Senior and assistent lecturers of Czech language at Department of Czech for Foreigners.

Garant

PhDr. Eva Rusinová
Department of Czech for Foreigners

Application

Application form for the Masaryk University Language Preparation for download.

The application deadline is 20th February 2017.