General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Cultural and Literary Traditions of Balkans
Language English
Module lecturer prof. UAM dr hab. Joanna Rękas
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position Professor
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2022/2023 (winter)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-CLTB-I


Module aim (aims)

  1. interpersonal: creating ability of critical evaluation of cultural phenomena and processes; skill at evaluating cultural and multi-cultural diversity; skill at combining interdisciplinary knowledge in the field of theory of culture, cultural anthropology and religious studies; forming skill at debating in a group;
  2. instrumental: basic knowledge in the field of literatures and cultures of countries on the Balkan Peninsula; skill at analyzing and synthesizing;
  3. systemic: ability to work independently; research skills; ability to construct longer oral statement; skill at writing term paper

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


Course learning content:

presentation of culture/ literature of countries on the Balkan Peninsula in chronological and typological approach on the basic level; showing crucial phenomena and directions of development

presentation of contexts of cultural and literary traditions of countries on the Balkan Peninsula on the basic level

presentation of cultural/literary connections between countries on the Balkan Peninsula with Eastern and Western civilization circles on the basic level

Reading list