Advanced Czech Language

Charles University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Advanced Czech Language

  • Host University

    Charles University

  • Location

    Prague, Czech Republic

  • Area of Study

    Czech

  • Language Level

    Advanced

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    This course is designed for students who:
    - Understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/ her field of specialisation.
    - Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.
    - Are able to produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.
    The objective of this course is to:
    - Develop student?s understanding to a wide range of demanding, longer texts, and recognise implicit meaning.
    - Develop student?s ability to express him/her fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
    - Develop student?s ability to use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
    - Develop student?s ability to produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.
    - Allow greater integration with Czech culture and society.