PJN102 Course of Polish Language I

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/4/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Malgorzata Balcerzak, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Malgorzata Balcerzak, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. et Mgr. Michal Przybylski
Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Malgorzata Balcerzak, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Mon 12:00–13:40 G23, Thu 14:00–15:40 L31
The course is designed for students (Polish philology) at the lower language level (A1).
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
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. The work with a text is enriched with a range of lexis and conversation exercises. The course is comprehensive with certification system. The level of Polish knowledge after this 1st semester course is A1+ (CERR) ‘basis level’.
Learning outcomes
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 1" lessons 0-8.
  • 1. What's your name?
  • 2. Proffesion.
  • 3. Family.
  • 4. Hobby.
  • 5. Restaurant, food, shopping.
  • 6. What time is it? Daily activities.
  • 7. "False friends".
  • 8. Some basic facts from Polish history and culture.
  • 9. Future plans.
    required literature
  • Małolepsza, M; Szymkiewicz A.: Hurra po polsku 1, Kraków 2010
    recommended literature
  • Miodunka, W.: Cześć, jak się masz? (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2002
  • Pösingerová, K; Seretny, A.: Czy Czechow jest trzech? : učebnice polského jazyka pro Čechy, Kraków 1993
  • Lipińska, E.: Z polskim na ty (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2003
  • Gałyga, D.: Ach ten język polski! (+ nahrávky na CD), Kraków 2002
  • Szelc-Mays, Rybicka, E.: Słowa i słówka, Kraków 2003
  • Seretny, A.: A co to takiego?: Obrazkowy słownik języka polskiego, Kraków 2003
  • Tarajło - Lipowska, Zofia. Mówię po polsku. Warszawa: Wiedza Powszechna, 1994
    not specified
  • Miodunka, W.: Uczmy się polskiego 2, Warszawa 1996
  • Miodunka, W.: Uczmy się polskiego 1, Warszawa 1996
Teaching methods
Theoretical preparing, oral and writing exercises, group projects, presentations, homeworks, reading, conversations.
Assessment methods
The course is completed with end-of-term test (min. 70 %). During the semester student is obligated to: - contributions to discussion
- currently preparation for classes (homeworks, two unannounced written test min. 60%)
- class participation (2 absences allowed)
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2019, recent)
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