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 Loci- Section Iopen02Tue, 12:20 - 15:20
Art Photography and Genius Loci- Section IIfull00Thu, 13:00 - 16:00
Czech Cultural Studies: Official and Unofficial Czech Cultures in the 2nd half of the 20th centuryopen03Wed, 12:00 - 15:00
Czech Culture and Civilization Course: A Field Trip into Czech Psychefull00Mon, 10:30 - 13:30
Czech and European Art and Architecture- Section Iopen03Thu, 09:00 - 12:00
Czech and European Art and Architecture- Section IIopen02Mon, 09:00 - 12:00
Politics, Visuality, and Experimentation : Czech and Slovak Cinema from the 1950’s to Present- Departmentfull00Mon, 15:15 - 18:15
Sociocultural Development of the Soviet Russia (Soviet Union)open13Tue, 09:00 - 10:30
Wed, 09:00 - 10:30
Surrealism and Eastern and Central European Cinema - Departmentfull00Mon, 18:30 - 20:00
Wed, 17:30 - 19:00
UPRAGUE COURSE - Reflections on Pragueopen210Mon, 23:59 - 00:00

Sociology and Psychology

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Contemporary Czech Art, Culture, and Literature: Urban Semioticsopen03Tue, 10:30 - 13:30
Introduction to the Philosophy of Psychiatryfull00Mon, 17:30 - 19:00
Tue, 14:00 - 15:30
Landscape (and) Sociology: Understanding of Czech and European Landscapes- Departmentfull00Tue, 16:00 - 17:30
Language, Culture and Social Cognition- Section Iopen03Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Language, Culture and Social Cognition- Section IIopen53Thu, 09:00 - 12:00
Pragmatic and Social Aspects of Speech- Departmentopen30Tue, 10:50 - 14:00
Psycholinguisticsopen83Mon, 10:50 - 12:20
Thu, 10:50 - 12:20
Selected Topics in Social Psychology: Soft Skillsopen01Mon, 12:30 - 15:30
Social Changes after 1989- Departmentopen10Mon, 09:00 - 10:30
Wed, 09:00 - 10:30

Literature

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20th-Century Prague Literature in International Contextsopen20Mon, 16:15 - 17:45
Wed, 15:45 - 17:15
American and Czech Literature from European Perspective: Identity and Role Playfull00Wed, 16:15 - 19:15
German-Jewish Literature in Pragueopen12Mon, 14:00 - 15:30
Wed, 14:00 - 15:30
Great European Writers: The Life and Work of Karel Čapekopen93Mon, 13:45 - 15:15
Wed, 12:45 - 14:15
Romanticism and National Identity in Central Europeopen01Tue, 14:10 - 17:10

History

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Czech and Central European Historyopen01Mon, 09:00 - 10:30
Wed, 09:00 - 10:30
Jewish History in Central and Eastern Europefull00Mon, 14:30 - 16:00
Wed, 14:30 - 16:00
The Peoples of Europe: Their Origins, Histories, Contacts- Departmentfull00Tue, 10:50 - 12:20
Thu, 09:00 - 10:30
UPRAGUE COURSE - Classroom Europe open210Mon, 18:15 - 19:45
UPRAGUE COURSE - Prague: The Story of a Central European Cityfull00Tue, 09:00 - 12:00

Economics and Politics

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Central European Politics full00Tue, 17:45 - 20:45
Comparative Politics: Transformation of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic- Departmentopen10Wed, 09:00 - 12:00
Czechoslovakian Dissent under Communist Rule (political thinking from the 1950´s-1990´s)open02Tue, 09:00 - 10:30
Thu, 09:00 - 10:30
Global Economy and Crisesopen03Tue, 15:30 - 17:00
Wed, 16:30 - 18:00
Political Philosophy of Central European Dissidence- Departmentopen30Thu, 10:30 - 13:30
Transition Process of the Czech Republic and European Unionopen03Tue, 17:15 - 18:45
Wed, 18:15 - 19:45

Languages

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Czech Language for Everyday Use- Section Ifull00Mon, 10:50 - 12:20
Wed, 10:50 - 12:20
Czech Language for Everyday Use- Section IIopen40Tue, 09:00 - 10:30
Wed, 10:45 - 12:15
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 (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)open10Mon, 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)full00Mon, 09:00 - 18:45
Tue, 09:00 - 18:45
Wed, 09:00 - 18:45
Thu, 09:00 - 18:45
Fri, 09:00 - 18:45
Intensive Czech for Everyday Life (Credit Only)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)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)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