Summer School of Slavonic Studies

The 58th session of the Summer School of Slavonic Studies (the LŠSS) held under the auspices of the Rector of Charles University prof. MUDr. Tomáš Zima, DrSc., MBA, is designed for the specialists of the Slavic and Bohemistic field, postgraduate and undergraduate students, translators and for everybody, who is interested in the Czech language, literature, history and culture. In addition to a survey of contemporary research in Czech language and literature and Czech history, it provides many cultural opportunities.

A wide range of instruction, including practical language courses, optional seminars and specialized lectures, will be offered by highly qualified teaching staff from Charles University and from research institutes of the Czech Academy of Science. The Executive Committee of the LŠSS, presided over by PhDr. Jiří Hasil, Ph.D. will ensure the academic standard and content of courses given at the School.

The LŠSS will be held from 25 July to 22 August 2014 at the Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts.

Instruction takes place each morning 9:00–13:30, from Monday to Friday, and consists of practical language courses, optional seminars and specialized lectures. The programme features 25 lessons (of 45 minutes) of language classes, excursion, cultural field trips, and independent study. After four weeks students can achieve 8 ECTS credits. Courses offered: I. Elementary, II. Low-intermediate, III. Intermediate, IV. Advanced level.

Those interested should send the completed and signed application via web page, or fax, or mail to the secretariat of the LŠSS by 15. June 2014. That doesn’t concern the holders of stipends from MŠMT ČR.

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