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 Loci - Section Ifull00Tue, 12:30 - 15:30
Art Photography and Genius Loci - Section IIopen03Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Czech and European Art and Architectureopen10Thu, 09:00 - 12:00
Czech and Slovak Cinema from the 1950’s to Present: Politics, Visuality, and Experimentation - Departmentfull00Tue, 17:00 - 20:00
Surrealism and Eastern and Central European Cinema - Departmentopen30Mon, 17:40 - 20:10
Wed, 17:30 - 19:00

Sociology and Psychology

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Contemporary Czech Art, Culture and Literature: Urban Semioticsopen02Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Introduction to Philosophy of Psychiatryopen02Mon, 16:00 - 17:30
Wed, 16:30 - 18:00
Language, Culture and Social Cognitionopen30Wed, 09:00 - 12:00
Selected Topics of Social Psychology: Soft Skills full00Mon, 12:30 - 15:30

Literature

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American and Czech Literature from European Perspectives: Identity and Role Playopen12Wed, 10:45 - 13:45
Great European Writers: The Life and Work of Karel Čapekopen50Mon, 13:30 - 15:00
Wed, 14:30 - 16:00

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 Europe full00Mon, 11:30 - 13:00
Wed, 11:30 - 13:00
The Peoples of Europe: Their Origins, Histories, Contacts - Departmentopen40Mon, 10:50 - 12:20
Thu, 09:10 - 10:40

Economics and Politics

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Comparative Politics: Transformation of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic - Departmentfull00Tue, 09:00 - 12:00
Czechoslovakian Dissent under Communist Rule: Political Thinking from the 1950‘s-1990‘sopen103Tue, 14:00 - 15:30
Thu, 09:30 - 11:00
Political Philosophy of Central European Dissidence - Departmentopen58Thu, 10:00 - 13:00
Recent Economic Developmentopen20Mon, 15:30 - 18:30

Languages

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Czech Language for Every Day Use - Level I full00Mon, 09:00 - 10:30
Wed, 09:00 - 10:30
Intensive Czech Language and Culturefull00Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Intensive Czech Language and Cultureopen60Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 14:00 - 18:45
Introductory Czech Language and Culture (credit only, pass/fail) open10Mon, 09:00 - 13:45
Tue, 09:00 - 13:45
Wed, 09:00 - 13:45
Thu, 09:00 - 13:45
Introductory Czech Language and Culture (credit only, pass/fail)full00Mon, 14:00 - 18:45
Tue, 14:00 - 18:45
Wed, 14:00 - 18:45
Thu, 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