Did you Know?

Situated near the Vltava River, the Dancing House was designed by architects, Frank Gehry and Vlado Milunić (1992-1996) to resemble a couple dancing. This building is unique amidst the traditional architecture in Prague.

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Sigmund Freud, one of the most famous and influential psychologists of the 20th century was actually born in Moravia (May 6, 1856), which is now a part of the Czech Republic.

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According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the Prague Castle is the largest castle complex in the world, with an area of almost 70,000 m².

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The Strahov Library contains more than 200,000 old prints (16th to 18th centuries), 3,000 manuscripts and 1,500 first prints.

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Madeline Albright, a Czech native and born in Prague, was the first female U.S. Secretary of State (1997-2001) appointed by President Clinton.

Did you Know?

There are hundreds of Czech words in common with the English language. For example, taxi, metro, robot, film, and tram are all used in the Czech language.

List of courses

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Art and Culture

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Art Photography and Genius Lociopen02Thu, 14:10 - 17:20
Czech Culture and Civilization Course: A Field Trip into The Czech Psycheopen02Thu, 10:50 - 14:00
Czech Culture and Society, Past and Presentfull00Mon, 10:50 - 12:20
Wed, 10:50 - 12:20
Czech and European Art and Architecturefull00Mon, 09:10 - 12:30
Czech and Slovak Cinema from the 1950’s to Present: Politics, Visuality, and Experimentation - Departmentopen20Tue, 15:50 - 19:00
Wed, 19:10 - 20:40
Sociocultural Development of the Soviet Russia (Soviet Union)open31Tue, 10:50 - 12:20
Wed, 10:50 - 12:20
Surrealism and Eastern and Central European Cinema - Departmentopen80Mon, 17:30 - 20:40
Wed, 17:30 - 19:00

Sociology and Psychology

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Contemporary Czech Art, Culture and Literature: Urban Semioticsfull00Tue, 09:10 - 12:20
Introduction to Philosophy of Psychiatryfull00Mon, 17:30 - 19:00
Wed, 17:30 - 19:00
Language, Culture, and Social Cognitionopen11Mon, 09:10 - 10:40
Wed, 09:10 - 10:40
Selected Topics in Social Psychology: Soft Skillsfull00Mon, 12:30 - 15:40

Literature

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20th-Century Prague Literature in International Contextsopen82Mon, 15:50 - 17:20
Wed, 15:50 - 17:20
American and Czech Literature from European Perspectives: Identity and Role Playopen20Wed, 09:10 - 12:20
Czech Ballads in Historical and Comparative Perspectiveopen103Tue, 12:30 - 14:00
Thu, 12:30 - 14:00
Great European Writers: The Life and Work of Karel Čapekopen20Mon, 14:10 - 15:40
Wed, 14:10 - 15:40

History

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Czech and Central European Historyopen20Mon, 09:10 - 10:40
Wed, 15:50 - 17:20
Jewish History in Central and Eastern Europefull00Mon, 12:30 - 14:00
Wed, 12:30 - 14:00
The Peoples of Europe – Their Origins, Histories, Contacts - Departmentfull00Mon, 10:50 - 12:30
Wed, 10:50 - 12:30
UPRAGUE COURSE: National Identities and Ethnic Conflicts in Eastern Europefull00Thu, 09:10 - 10:40

Economics and Politics

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Comparative Politics: Transformation of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republicopen33Mon, 09:10 - 10:40
Tue, 09:10 - 10:40
Czech Politics in Central European Contextfull00Mon, 19:10 - 20:40
Wed, 09:10 - 10:40
Czechoslovakian Dissent under Communist Rule (political thinking from the 1950´s-1990´s)open31Tue, 09:10 - 10:40
Thu, 09:10 - 10:40
Global Economy and Crisesopen12Mon, 15:50 - 17:20
Tue, 17:30 - 19:00
Transition Process of the Czech Republic and European Unionopen62Mon, 17:30 - 19:00
Tue, 19:10 - 20:40

Languages

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Czech Language for Everyday Useopen40Tue, 14:10 - 15:40
Thu, 14:10 - 15:40
Intensive Czech Language (Graded)full00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Fri, 09:00 - 13:45
Intensive Czech Language (Graded)full00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Fri, 09:00 - 13:45
Intensive Czech Language (Graded)full00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Fri, 09:00 - 13:45
Intensive Czech Language (Graded)full00Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 14:00 - 18:45
Fri, 14:00 - 18:45
Intensive Czech Language - Individual (Graded)full00Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 14:00 - 18:45
Fri, 14:00 - 18:45
Intensive Czech for Everyday Life (Credit only, pass/fail grades)full00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Fri, 09:00 - 13:45
Intensive Czech for Everyday Life (Credit only, pass/fail grades)full00Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 14:00 - 18:45
Fri, 14:00 - 18:45
ECES FF

East and Central European Studies
Prague, Czech Republic
An affiliate program at Charles University, Faculty of Arts http://www.ff.cuni.cz
Email eces@ff.cuni.cz