Course: German Literature from the Period of Romanticism to Fin de Siécle.

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Course title German Literature from the Period of Romanticism to Fin de Siécle.
Course code KNJ/LIT2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech, German
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Pfeiferová Dana, Doc. PaedDr. Ph.D.
  • Mehnert Elke, Prof. Dr. phil. habil.
  • Voltrová Michaela, Dr. phil.
Course content
1. Napoleon and New Europe, Beginning of the Natiolale Literatures, Specifics of German and Austrian Literature in the 19th Century 2. The Beginning of Romanticism (F. Hölderlin), the Centres of Romanticism 3. Romanticism in Jena, Novalis (Hymnen an die Nacht) 4. Romanticism in Heidelberg 5. E.T.A. Hoffmann (Rat Krespel; Die Elixiere des Teufels) 6. H. Heine (Lorelei) and Vormärz 7. Realism: T. Storm, G. Keller (Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe), T. Fontane 8. Naturalism: G. Hauptmann (Bahnwärter Thiel) 9. Austrian Literature in the 19th Century: Hof- a Volkstheater: F. Grillparzer; F. Raimund, J.N. Nestroy 10. Austrian Literature in the 19th Century: Biedermeier and Realism: A. Stifter (Bergkristall) a M. von Ebner-Eschenbach 10. Fin de si?cle: Impressionism (R. M. Rilke), Symbolism (S. George) 11. Young Vienna: H. von Hofmannsthal (Die Rose und der Schreibtisch, Der Tor und der Tod), P. Altenberg (Kusine) 12. Young Vienna: A. Schnitzler (Leutnant Gustl, Traumnovelle) 13. Fin de si?cle: Neoromanticism (H. Hesse), Decadence (T. Mann: Der Tod in Venedig) III. 9) Weimar classic literature: drama I 10) Weimar classic literature: drama II. 11) Weimar classic literature: drama III. 12) Weimar classic literature: epics

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, Textual studies
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 40 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
disponovat jazykovými znalostmi na úrovni B2 a vyšší
disponovat znalostmi základů literární vědy
professional skills
aplikovat znalosti NJ na úrovni B2 a vyšší
samostatně pracovat v oblasti literární interpretace
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
charakterizovat vývoj německé literatury od romantiky po pluralismus literárních směrů na konci 19.století
popsat zásady vědecké práce v oblasti interpretace literárního textu a adekvátní prezentace vědeckých poznatků
professional skills
zařadit vybraný text z literárně-historického hlediska
adekvátně prezentovat vědecké poznatky z oblastni interpretace literárního textu z 19.století
samostatně pracovat s odbornou literaturou
prezentace literárněvědné analýzy
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Seminar
Textual studies
Self-study of literature
Lecture
professional skills
Textual studies
Discussion
Students' portfolio
Self-study of literature
Seminar
Lecture
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Test
Report
professional skills
Individual presentation at a seminar
Report
Group presentation at a seminar
Skills demonstration during seminar
Recommended literature
  • AUST, H. Literatur des Realismus. Stuttgart, 2000.
  • BAHR, E., ed. Geschichte der deutschen Literatur 2. Von der Aufklärung bis zum Vormärz. Tübingen, 1998.
  • BAHR, E., ed. Geschichte der deutschen Literatur 3. Vom Realismus zur Gegenwartsliteratur. Tübingen, 1998.
  • BOK, V., D. PFEIFEROVÁ a D. ŠETINOVÁ. Deutschsprachige Literatur in Lesetexten. Plzeň, 2012.
  • BOYLE, N. Kleine deutsche Literaturgeschichte. München, 2009.
  • KREMER, D. Romantik. Stuttgart, 2001.
  • ROTHMANN, K. Kleine Geschichte der deutschen Literatur. Stuttgart, 2009.
  • ZEMAN, H., eds. Literaturgeschichte Österreichs. Graz, 1996.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (16) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (15) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (17) Chemistry courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (16) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (17) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (14) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (13) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (17) Physics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (14) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (15) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (1) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (17) Physical education and sport 2 Summer