Course detail

Czech Language 2

FSI-2CJAcad. year: 2011/2012

The course Czech (2CJ) is prepared as an introductory course of Czech language for foreigners. It is offered to international students who want to acquaint themselves with the basics of Czech language. The course will introduce the students to elementary communication skills and provide them with basic knowledge of Czech grammar. Particular attention will be paid to the specifics of Czech pronunciation.

Offered to foreign students

Of all faculties

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be made familiar with the specific features of Czech pronunciation and will be able to use elementary grammar and vocabulary for simple communication.


The course is intended for beginners.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

E. Čechová, H. Trabelsiová - Remediosová, H. Putz: Chcete mluvit česky? (Pour Les Fancophones qui veulent parler Tchegue), Liberec 1998
I. Rešková-Bednářová, M. Pintarová: Communicative Czech (Elementary Czech), Praha 1995

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Students' work is systematically checked by the teacher. The course is concluded with a written test.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of the course is to make international students familiar with the basics of Czech language needed for elementary communication.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Students are requested to attend the seminars actively and work out all assigned tasks.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BO1-P Bachelor's

    branch B-OBN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, elective (voluntary)

  • Programme M2E-A Master's

    branch M-IND , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, others

Type of course unit


Language exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


Specific features of Czech pronunciation
Elementary grammar
Basic vocabulary