Course: Western Civilisation at Crossroads

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Course title Western Civilisation at Crossroads
Course code KHI/NSAW
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 15
Language of instruction English
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Elbel Martin, doc. Mgr. M.A., Ph.D.
  • Stejskal Jan, doc. Mgr. M.A., Ph.D.
Course content
The unit will consist of four parts: 1) Independend reading/ research, 2) Course: Introduction to the Western Civilisation, 3) Course: Holocaust, 4) Field trips

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Work with Text (with Book, Textbook)
  • Homework for Teaching - 380 hours per semester
Learning outcomes

Students are supposed to be able to analyze the texts and the visual sources, and and be prepared to the intensive field trip participation.
Students should have the general background in humanities and social sciences.

Assessment methods and criteria
Essay, Written exam

Attendence, independent reading, participation in discussions, participation at the field trips, final essays and final test
Recommended literature

Study plans that include the course
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