Course: Chapters from the Older Czech History

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Course title Chapters from the Older Czech History
Course code KPR/4715
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Brtnová-Čepičková Ivana, doc. PaedDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Theme contact teaching: Introduction to the study of history, formulating requirements to meet credit and marginal to outline the several crucial periods in Czech history: 1) Samo's Empire and Great Moravia 2) Husitství 3) The advent of the Habsburgs to the Czech throne 4) Europe on the eve of the Great War

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the major events of Czech history to 1914. Students should obtain knowledge about the development of Czech society in the European context and the causes and consequences of the steps of Czech political representation. The seminar will be based on the cooperation of students in the preparation of individual topics so that in the work to understand the value of history not only as part of the knowledge base, but also as an opportunity to acquire a critical approach to present information.
After completing the course the student will be able to focus primarily on the causes and consequences of various historical events and roles of historically significant personalities.
The subject requires no specific prerequisites.

Assessment methods and criteria
100% participation in contact teaching; Essay on the topic of some of the major historical events + a methodical process - ie. 8 pages theoretical part + 5 pages methodological section.
Recommended literature
  • Čornej, P. - Bělina, P. a kol. Dějiny zemí Koruny české I-II. Praha, 1992. ISBN 80-85192-28-4.
  • Harna, J. - Fišer, R. Dějiny českých zemí I-II. Praha, 1995.
  • Hejna, D. Vybrané kapitoly z českých dějin. Ústí nad Labem, 2006. ISBN 80-7044-751-6.
  • Pijoan, J. Dějiny umění 1-12. díl. Praha, Odeon, 1986-2002.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching in Primary Schools (A14) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter