General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Cultural and Literary Traditions of Central Europe
Language English
Module lecturer dr Urszula Kowalska-Nadolna
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position adiunkt
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2024/2025 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-CLT-II


Module aim (aims)

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

Basic knowledge about European culture and tradition, ability to formulate opinions and judgments on the subject of literature and culture (as well in writing as in oral presentation).


Course learning content:

Showing the relation between particular cultural events in Central Europe and similar phenomena in European literature, exposing the areas of identification and differentiation.
Presentation of the Central European tradition repertory in terms of community, identity, belonging; including the broader context of European traditions.
Showing the diversity of the region of Central Europe, the wealth of literary and cultural traditions of that space.
Presentation of Central Europe in geographical, political and social categories, as well as in reference to the national identities and cultural models.

Reading list