PJA124 Practical Polish – Communication Skills II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Malgorzata Balcerzak, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Roman Madecki, Ph.D.
Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Malgorzata Balcerzak, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Prerequisites (in Czech)
PJA120 Polish, Communication Skills I && PJA121 Practical Polish – Elements of Polish Grammar I && NOW ( PJA123 Practical Polish – Elements of Polish Grammar II ) && NOW ( PJA122 Practical Polish - Elements of Polish Orthography )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 30 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/30, only registered: 0/30
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Course objectives
PJA124 subject - Komunikační kurz II is the part of practical language subjects cycle Praktická polština – part II. The integral part of this cycle are also subjects such as: PJA123 Základy polské gramatiky II (grammar basis). PJA 124 course aims into active gain of language competence. Its basis is communication. Theoretical lecture is vastly diminished and the main stress is put on spoken and written texts which are very close to the real communication situations. During the course the teacher uses tape scripts to develop students’ listening skills. The work with a text is enriched with a range of lexis and conversation exercises, which introduce information about contemporary Poland. For the course one is using the course-books and audio materials from the Cracow series ‘Polish for foreigners’. The course is comprehensive with certification system. The level of Polish knowledge after this 2nd semester course is B1 ‘pre-intermadiate level’. After completing the course students will be able to:
- understand and explain grammatical structures adequate to the course level
- use information and lexis in communication with native speakers
- build correct grammatical structures
- interprete Polish texts
- read, write and speak in proper Polish
- know Polish orthography rules
  • Grammar and vocabulary based on the textbook "Hurra po polsku" lessons 12-20.
    required literature
  • Małolepsza, M; Szymkiewicz A.: Hurra po polsku 1, Kraków 2010
    recommended literature
  • Machowska, J.: Gramatyka? Dlaczego nie?!, Kraków 2010
    not specified
  • Miodunka, W.: Cześć, jak się masz? (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2002
  • Lipińska, E., Dąmbska, E.G.: Kiedyś wrócisz tu... (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2003
  • Gałyga, D.: Ach ten język polski! (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2002
  • Lipińska, E.: Z polskim na ty (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2003
  • Szelc-Mays, Rybicka, E.: Słowa i słówka, Kraków 2003
Teaching methods
Theoretical preparing, oral and writing exercises, group projects, presentations, homeworks, reading, conversations.
Assessment methods
The course is completed with test (min. 70 %) and oral exam. During the semester student is obligated to: -contributions to discussion - currently preparation for classes (homeworks, one unannounced written test min. 70%) - class participation (2 absences allowed)
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
General note: Závěrečná zkouška je společná pro celý blok Praktická polština, tj. pro předměty PJA123 a PJA 124. Ověřuje praktickou znalost polského jazyka, polské gramatiky a ortografie.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019.
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