10 Credits AUTUMN

Pre-requisites: RUS349 or equivalent

Aims/Description: Acquaints students with the history and current status of the divide between literary and colloquial Czech and with Czech dialects. Readings from Czech literature, the press and popular scientific articles and books explore the linguistic and cultural identity of the Czechs through their attitudes towards language.

Staff Contact: Mr L Knittl
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Practical

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