FF:KJ1A011 Culture 1 - Course Information
KJ1A011 Introduction to Catalan history and culture 1Faculty of Arts
- Extent and Intensity
- 2/0/5. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- Mgr. Jiří Pešek (lecturer)
- Guaranteed by
- Mgr. Jiří Pešek
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Lucie Rossowová, Ph.D.
- Wed 18:00–19:40 K12
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
- Fields of study the course is directly associated with
- Catalan language and literature (programme FF, B-KJ_) (3)
- Course objectives
- This course focuses on the presentation of Catalonia and Catalan speaking countries from different perspectives. At the end of the course, student will have a global vision of the culture, politics, society, art and geography of Catalonia and other Catalan speaking territories.
- Learning outcomes
- After completing the course, a student will be able to: - identify and summarize important features of Catalonia and its culture; - identify Catalan cities and geographical accidents; - write and talk about Catalan culture and identity - analyze the current political situation of Catalonia - recognize Catalan important writers, musicians, artists and other important people
- 1. Physical and political geography. 2. History of Catalonia. 3. Catalan language and literature. 4. Art and architecture 5. Folklore and traditions 6. Symbols of Catalonia. 7. Catalan music. 8. The Catalan gastronomy. 9. Media.
- • Branchadell, Albert i Melchor, Vicent de. El catalán: una lengua de Europa para compartir. Bellaterra: UAB – Servei de Publicacions, 2002
- • Branchadell, Albert. La hipòtesi de la independència. Barcelona: Empúries, 2001
- UTRERA DOMINGUEZ, David. Cultura y civilización catalanas (Catalan culture and civilization). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2014. 172 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-6934-3. Digitální knihovna FF MU info
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, class discussions, presentations
- Assessment methods
- Written test and readings
- Language of instruction
- Follow-Up Courses
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
- Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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