Course: Czech for Foreigners 6

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Course title Czech for Foreigners 6
Course code UJP/CPC6
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Nagyová Andrea
  • Sachrová Kateřina, Mgr.
  • Vaněk Michal, Mgr.
Course content
Week 1-2 (8 hours) How to structure an oral presentation Week 3-4 (8 hours) The art of discussion and argumentation Week 5-6 (8 hours) The compound sentence in special/ technical language Week 7-8 (8 hours) Sentence patterns - functions of verbs Week 9-10 (8 hours) Sentence patterns - functions of nouns Week 11-12 (8 hours) Formal vs informal language

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, Multimedia supported teaching, Students' portfolio, One-to-One tutorial, Skills demonstration, Seminar classes, Individual study, Students' self-study
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 20 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 15 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Students can - communicate without problems and take an active part in conversations on different topics dealing with topics of everyday life - understand main ideas of authentic texts of publishing and specialist styles dealing with both general and more specialist topics - find important and detailed information in texts - understand in detail information in texts of their field of study (both heard and read) - explain in detail their opinions - write more complex texts on popular and non-fiction topics of the field of study or argumentative essays dealing with specialist topics
learning outcomes
Students can - use with certainty common grammar structures in everyday life situations - understand spoken word on TV and the radio with no problems - partly distinguish suitability of used language means regarding the communicative situation - use with certainty vocabulary and phrases enabling them to communicate without problems in common situations and partly rank these situations in their stylistic levels - express their opinions and attitudes, belief and uncertainty and support them with arguments - write texts of specialist or publishing styles with a more complex text structure - find and select both important and detailed information in authentic texts - present (in both writing and speaking) their field of study - take an active part in discussions, evaluate suggestions and react to them in an adequate way
teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching
Skills demonstration
Collaborative instruction
Students' self-study
Individual study
Students' portfolio
One-to-One tutorial
Seminar classes
assessment methods
Oral exam
Skills demonstration during practicum
Individual presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • On-line katalogy knihoven.
  • Antošová, Anna; Nováková, Magdalena; Pačesová, Vlasta. Textová cvičebnice češtiny pro zahraniční posluchače VŠE.. Praha: Oeconomica, 2004.
  • Bischofová, Jana; Hrdlička, Milan; Hasil, Jiří; Kramářová, Jitka. Čeština pro středně a více pokročilé.. Praha: Karolinum, 2011.
  • Čechová, Elga; Putz, Harry; Trabelsiová, Helena. Čechová, Elga; Putz, Harry; Trabelsiová, Helena. Chcete ještě lépe mluvit česky? = Wollen sie noch besser tschechisch sprechen? = Do you want to speak even better Czech?. 2. díl.. Liberec [s.n.], 1996.
  • Filipec, Josef. Slovník spisovné češtiny pro školu a veřejnost.. Praha: Academia, 2012.
  • Nekovářová, Alena. Čeština pro život: 15 moderních konverzačních témat = Czech for life = Tschechisch fürs Leben.. Praha: Akropolis, 2008.
  • Nekovářová, Alena. Čeština pro život 2: 15 moderních konverzačních témat = Czech for life = Tschechisch fürs Leben.. Praha: Akropolis, 2012.
  • Rešková, Ivana; Pintarová Magdalena. Communicative Czech - Intermediate.. Brno, 2009.
  • Sovová, Jana; Casadei, Lucia. Textová cvičebnice pro zahraniční bohemisty : (gramatika, konverzace, překlad)/..
  • Trnková, Alena. Cvičení z české mluvnice pro cizince.. Praha: ISV, 2003.

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