RSb002 Language Practice II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2025
Extent and Intensity
0/4/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
Mgr. Jana Bumbálková (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Taťjana Zaňko, Ph.D.
Department of Slavonic Studies – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Jana Bumbálková
Supplier department: Department of Slavonic Studies – Faculty of Arts
Prerequisites (in Czech)
RSb001 Language Practice I
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Language practice is conceived as a systematic training in practical knowledge of the language which is intended:
- to create complex language requirements and speech skills necessary for a full-fledged communication in Russian on common topics of everyday life;
- to intensively train grammatical forms according to parts of speech and their correct use both in minimal and broader speech contexts;
- to gain sociocultural competences essential for the communication in the Russian-language environment.
Learning outcomes
After finishing the course, the student will be able:
- to express himself freely and clearly in different communicational situations in writing and orally;
- to use necessary vocabulary;
- to work with the authentic written and oral text in Russian language;
- to react correctly in various communicational situations.
  • Topics:
  • 1. Free-Time Activities.
  • 2. Food and Eating.
  • 3. Transport and Traveling.
  • 4. Basic Russian Realia (cities, souvenirs, Russian customs).
  • Grammar:
  • 1. Indeclinable Nouns, the Declination of Pronouns.
  • 2. Adjectives (hard, soft, possessive).
  • 3. Short Forms of Adjectives.
  • 4. Personal, Possessive, Interrogative, Relative and Demonstrative Pronouns. Definite, Indefinite and Negative Pronouns.
    required literature
  • Belyntseva, Olga - Janek, Adam: Učebnice současné ruštiny. 1. díl. Brno: Computer Press, 2009. ISBN 978-80-251-2442-0.
  • BALCAR, Milan. Sbírka cvičení k ruské gramatice. V Praze: Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze, 1996, 99 stran. ISBN 8070793074. info
    recommended literature
  • MISTROVÁ, Veronika, Danuše OGANESJANOVÁ and Jelena TREGUBOVÁ. Cvičebnice ruské gramatiky :12000 příkladů s řešením na protější straně. 1. vyd. Praha: Polyglot, 2004, 569 s. ISBN 80-86195-29-5. info
  • ČÁRA, Vladimír. Ruská mluvnice pro střední školy. 4. upravené vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1996, 197 s. ISBN 8004248918. info
  • BALCAR, Milan. Příručka ruského pravopisu. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1983, 118 s. URL info
Teaching methods
Two two-hour lectures a week (seminar activities, drill exercises, group work). Activities lead by teacher are alternated with the group work. The accent on the involvement of various language competencies (writing and reading in Russian, listening and understanding of the text, grammar skills).
Assessment methods
The exam consists of two parts: written and oral.
The written part consists of three sections (text correction, grammar part, translating) that check the gained knowledge of the students. For sitting the oral examination, the student should complete each section by having a minimum score of 70 percent in sections A and B and a maximum of 50 penalty points in the section C.
The oral part includes the conversation with the lecturer on one of discussed topics. The student must attend the course (80% attendance) and complete assigned tasks during the semester.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on completion of the course: písemná + ústní část
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Spring 2024.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2025, recent)
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