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.

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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 Lociopen80Thu, 09:00 - 12:00
Art Photography and Genius Lociopen11Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Central European Film: Search for Identity (Comparison between Nazism and Stalinism)open11Tue, 10:00 - 13:30
Czech Cultural Studies: Official and Unofficial Czech Cultures in the 2nd half of the 20th century open10Wed, 12:30 - 15:30
Czech and European Art and Architecture open01Wed, 09:00 - 12:00
Czech and European Art and Architecture full00Thu, 09:00 - 12:00
Czech and Slovak Cinema from the 1950’s to Present: Politics, Visuality, and Experimentation - Departmentopen20Mon, 17:30 - 20:30
Surrealism and Eastern and Central European Cinema - Departmentopen20Tue, 17:30 - 19:00
Wed, 17:30 - 19:00

Sociology and Psychology

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Contemporary Czech Art, Culture, Music and Literature: Urban Semioticsopen01Tue, 15:30 - 18:30
Czech Republic: Two Decades of Social Change - Departmentopen30Mon, 09:30 - 11:00
Wed, 09:30 - 11:00
Introduction to Philosophy of Psychiatryopen23Mon, 16:15 - 17:45
Wed, 16:15 - 17:45
Landscape and Sociology: Understanding of Czech and European Landscapes - Departmentopen30Tue, 12:30 - 14:00
Language, Culture and Social Cognitionopen11Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Language, Culture and Social Cognitionopen03Wed, 17:15 - 20:15
Selected Topics in Social Psychology: Soft Skillsopen01Mon, 12:30 - 15:30
The Century of Labor and Concentration Campsopen42Mon, 19:00 - 20:30
Wed, 19:00 - 20:30

Literature

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American and Czech Literature from European Perspectives: Identity and Role Playopen11Thu, 10:00 - 13:00
Great European Writers: The Life and Work of Karel Čapekopen33Mon, 12:30 - 14:00
Wed, 12:30 - 14:00
Romanticism and National Identity in Central Europeopen21Tue, 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 Europeopen02Mon, 14:30 - 16:00
Wed, 14:30 - 16:00
Prague, Story of a Central European Cityfull00Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
The Peoples of Europe – Their Origins, Histories, Contacts - Departmentopen40Tue, 12:15 - 13:45
Thu, 13:00 - 14:30

Economics and Politics

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Comparative Politics: Transformation of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic - Departmentopen80Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Contemporary Central European Politicsopen22Tue, 17:30 - 20:30
Czechoslovakian Dissent under Communist Rule: Political Thinking from the 1950‘s-1990‘sopen32Tue, 14:00 - 15:30
Thu, 11:00 - 12:30
Global Crisesfull00Tue, 15:30 - 18:30
Political Philosophy of Central European Dissidence - Departmentopen80Wed, 10:00 - 13:00

Languages

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Czech Language for Every Day Use - Level Iopen30Mon, 15:45 - 17:15
Wed, 15:45 - 17:15
Czech Language for Every Day Use - Level Ifull00Mon, 10:50 - 12:20
Wed, 10:50 - 12:20
Intensive Czech Language and Culturefull00Mon, 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 and Cultureopen20Mon, 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 and Culturefull00Mon, 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 and Culturefull00Mon, 10:00 - 11:30
Tue, 10:00 - 11:30
Wed, 10:00 - 11:30
Thu, 10:00 - 11:30
Fri, 10:00 - 11:30
Introductory Czech Language and Culture Coursefull00Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 14:00 - 18:45
Fri, 14:00 - 18:45
Introductory Czech Language and Culture Coursefull00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Fri, 09:00 - 13:45
Introductory Czech Language and Culture Coursefull00Mon, 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