PJV010 Independent Reading and Working with the Polish Lexis I

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. et Mgr. Michal Przybylski (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. et Mgr. Michal Przybylski
Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. et Mgr. Michal Przybylski
Supplier department: Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
At least B1 level of language proficiency in Polish.
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 8 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/8, only registered: 0/8
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Course objectives
The main goal of the course is to gain the ability to understand a coherent literary text, to be able to understand its grammatical structures and to further enrich own vocabulary and phraseology. The student reads a contemporary prose or drama by Polish author (1st edition of the book after 1989). From 70 pages of the book the student excerpts all unknown vocabulary and phrases.
Learning outcomes
Student will be able:
- to work independently with texts in Polish,
- to analyze the literary text from a linguistic and stylistic point of view,
- to apply knowledges from the lectures on the Polish grammar (lexicology),
- to describe a language of the selected contemporary Polish prose or drama.
  • The course doesn't have a fixed timetable. The course is based on independent reading and excerption of the selected text.
  • 1. Selection of the text. Deadline: 15th October (autumn semester)/ 15th March (spring semester).
  • 2. Reading and sending (PDF scan) of the selected text. Deadline: 15th November (autumn semester)/ 15th April (spring semester).
  • 3. Excerption of the text, preparation of a vocabulary of unknown words and idioms.
  • 4. Sending of the Polish-Czech/Slovak vocabulary. Deadline: 3 workdays before an oral exam.
  • 5. Oral examination.
  • Słownik polsko-czeski (Souběž.) : Polsko-český slovník [Vydra, 1951] : Polsko-český slovník. 1, A-Ó [Oliva, 1994] : Polsko-český slovník. I, A-Ó [Oliva, 1999] : Polsko-český slovník. II, P-Ż [Oliva, 1995] : Polsko-český slovník. II, P-Ż [Oliva, 1999. info
  • Uniwersalny słownik języka polskiego. Edited by Stanisław Dubisz. Wyd. 1. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN, 2003. 1075 s. ISBN 8301138610. info
  • ANUSIEWICZ, Janusz and Jacek SKAWIŃSKI. Słownik polszczyzny potocznej. Wyd. 3. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN, 2000. 410 s. ISBN 8301119306. info
  • Słownik frazeologiczny. Edited by Anna Kłosińska. Wyd. 1. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukove PWN, 2008. xii, 653. ISBN 9788301144807. info
  • Poľsko-slovenský, slovensko-polský slovník (Souběž.) : Słownik polsko-słowacki, słowacko-polski. info
Teaching methods
Independent reading, excerption of the selected text.
Assessment methods
Oral exam – requirements: good knowledge of the lexicon and phraseology based on the vocabulary list, ability to read and traslate any part of the the text.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: konzultace.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2022, recent)
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