Russian Intermediate 2

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
702SRB12 ZK 2 2T Czech summer

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Name of lecturer(s)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Ability to communicate in practical situations

Ability to describe experiences, events, aims and formulate opinions.

Study vocabulary.

Mode of study

Text reading and anlysis, listenings, presentation and practice of grammar structures and vocabulary, moderated dicussions, preparation and analysis one's written text, discussion.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

A requirement for registration is a knowledge of the language corresponding to the lower level course.

Course contents

The grammar and conversation topics below are only for reference and may change according to the group and current topics. The main materials are the coursebooks Ruština (nejen) pro samouky (lekce 22-34). These coursebooks are supplemented with other materials. Particular emphasis is placed on topics connected to culture and Czech life.

Topics: Everyday conversational phrases

Family and interpersonal relationships



Leisure time



Holidays and traditions

Health and Lifestyle



Communications - mass-media, letters, email

Life values

Topices and terminology from student studies

Grammar: practice of complex declinations and tenses

irregular verbs

perfective and imperfective verbs

verb prefixes

verbs of motion

reflexive verbs


conditional structures

indefinite and negative pronouns


time phrases

more complex prepositions and conjunctions

adjectives and adverbs - creation and grading

gender inflection


passive structures

participles and transgressives

Recommended or required reading

BELYNTSEVA, Olga, JANEK, Adam. Učebnice současné ruštiny. Computer press: Brno, 2009. ISBN 978-80-251-2596-0

NEKOLOVÁ, Věra, CAMUTALIOVÁ, Irena, VASILJEVA-LEŠKOVÁ, Alena. Ruština (nejen) pro samouky. Voznice: Leda. 2007. ISBN 80-85927-96-9

SMEJKAL, Zdeněk. Rusko-český a česko-ruský slovník pro televizní pracovníky a překladatele. Praha 1980. Praha: SNTL, 1980.

TAHOVSKÁ, Ladislava. Ruština poslechem. Praha: Leda, 2005. ISBN 80-7335-049-1

Selections from the aforementioned material. Precise information will be given by the instructor. Self-study books are appropriate for self-study of grammar primarily. Materials from the internet, newspapers and magazines.

Assessment methods and criteria

Class participation, completion of assignments, completion of the final exam.


If the student is not able to attend instruction because of extenuating circumstances (internship, competitions, serious health issues), the student is required to contact the course instructor, obtain materials and arrange consultation hours. Otherwise, the student will not be awarded credit nor permitted to sit the exam.

Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans