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Fall 2017-2018
* CZE 105   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Intermediate Czech I

Mark R. Pettus

After a thorough review of the basics of Czech grammar, we will continue to explore more advanced topics (word formation, verb aspect, syntax, etc.) while reading challenging but rewarding works of Czech literature, both prose and poetry, and watching Czech films. Added emphasis will be placed on speaking and writing about these works (and other topics) in Czech.

Sample reading list:
Elga Cechova, Do you Want to Speak Even Better Czech? Volume 2
Jan Bazant, The Czech Reader: History, Culture, Politics
Karel Capek, Hordubal
Bohumil Hrabal, Obsluhoval isem anglickeho krale
Ladislav Fuks, Spalovac mrtvol
Milan Kundera, Zert

Reading/Writing assignments:
Short grammar exercises or compositions, and 30-40 pages of reading each week.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Take Home Final Exam - 25%
Quizzes - 25%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 10%

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21352 C01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm T Th   McCosh Hall   24   Enrolled:0 Limit:10