LJSP1 Latin for the Students of Bohemistics and Slavistics I.

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2010
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Mgr. Soňa Hudíková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Nina Jašková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Lucie Mazalová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Ilona Műllerová (lecturer)
Mgr. Marie Okáčová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Marie Žáková (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Irena Radová, Ph.D.
Department of Classical Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Jitka Erlebachová
Timetable of Seminar Groups
LJSP1/01: Mon 8:20–9:55 A41 stara, M. Okáčová
LJSP1/02: Tue 16:40–18:15 A31 stara, I. Műllerová
LJSP1/03: Wed 16:40–18:15 A41 stara, N. Jašková, I. Műllerová
LJSP1/04: Mon 18:20–19:55 A31 stara, S. Hudíková
The course is aimed at beginners and does not therefore require any previous knowledge of Latin language.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
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Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to:
reproduce nominal and verbal paradigms studied within the course (vide syllabus of the course);
explain grammatical rules studied within the course;
use basic Latin grammatical terminology associated with the grammar studied within the course;
recognize grammatical categories of the morphological forms studied within the course;
translate easy Latin sentences into Czech;
describe the grammatical structure of a clause.
  • 1. Latin and its evolution, periods, pronunciation, alphabet. Grammatical categories of nouns, basic terminology. 1st declension.
  • 2. Introduction to conjugations, grammatical categories of verbs. Verbs of the 1st conjugation: present, imperfect and future indicative tense.
  • 3. Nouns of the 2nd declension. Adjectives of the 1st and 2nd declencions and their adverbs. The verb esse and its compounds.
  • 4. Verbs of the 2nd conjugation: present, imperfect and future indicative tense.
  • 5. Nouns of the 3rd declension.
  • 6. Verbs of the 3rd and 4th conjugation: present, imperfect and future indicative tense. Deponent verbs. TEST.
  • 7. Adjectives of the 3rd declension. Adverbs. Present participle.
  • 8. Personal pronouns, selected demonstrative pronouns.
  • 9. Construction of double accusative and nominative. Accusative-with-infinitive construction.
  • 10. Interrogative and relative pronouns. TEST.
  • 11. Nouns of the 4th and 5th declension.
  • 12. Numerals.
  • 13. Revision.
  • Final test.
  • BARTONĚK, Antonín. Latina pro posluchače filozofické fakulty. 10th ed. Brno, 2002. 339 pp. info
  • PECH, Jiří. Latina pro gymnázia. 4. vyd. Praha: Leda, 1998. 404 s. ISBN 8085927470. info
  • KÁBRT, Jan. Latinsko-český slovník. V nakl. Leda 1. vyd. Praha: Leda, 2000. 575 s. ISBN 8085927829. info
  • Latinsko-český slovník. Edited by Josef Miroslav Pražák - František Novotný - Josef Sedláček. 20. vyd. Praha: KLP-Koniasch Latin Press, 1999. 1425 s. ISBN 80-85917-51-3. info
  • NOVOTNÝ, František. Základní latinská mluvnice. 2. vyd., 1. vyd. v H & H. Praha: H & H, 1992. 297 s. ISBN 80-85467-91-7. info
  • ØRBERG, Hans H. Lingua Latina per se illustrata. Montella: Accademia Vivarium Novum, 2003. 328 s. ISBN 8887637369. info
  • ØRBERG, Hans H. Lingua Latina per se illustrata. Montella: Accademia Vivarium Novum, 2003. 176 s. ISBN 8887637288. info
  • QUITT, Zdeněk and Pavel KUCHARSKÝ. Latinská mluvnice. 3. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1989. 202 s. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, practice (translating, grammar exercises). Regular class attendance and homework are required.
Assessment methods
Requirements for successful completion of the course: regular class attendance (75%); two tests during the course and a final test (all in written form; passing limit 65%).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 0.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2006, Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009.
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