Czech Language and Culture (KCJ/0CEER)

The course Czech Language and Culture (KCJ/0CEER), which takes the form of practical tuition, acquaints international students (non-native speakers of Czech) with the basics of the Czech language, Czech history, culture, and study system. 

During language lessons, attention is focused on basic grammar, phrases, specific features of Czech orthography, pronunciation and vocabulary and specific issues about the orientation in the Czech Republic (signs, menu, timetables, etc.). 

The course also covers topics from Czech history and culture; attention focuses on the way of life in the Czech Republic, and in Ostrava as well. 

Teaching is in both English and in Czech (mostly language practice lessons). 

Registration starts on January 20, 2020. The deadline for the application is on February 3, 2020.

The course will take place in the Welcome Centre, Mlýnská street on 5-7 February, 2020. An exact schedule will be published after the deadline. Students will be divided into three groups.

Contact:  Zdeňka Žédková Suchá, email:

Dear students, thank you for your interest. The capacity of this course is full. The following applications will be accepted as alternates.