Universität Wien FIND

480072 VO Synchronic Czech Linguistics: An Overview (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 48 - Slawistik


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The working language according to the curriculum is German. Access to the digital space in BigBlueButton is via Moodle under the link:

Tuesday 06.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 13.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 03.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 17.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 24.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 01.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 15.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 12.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 19.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital
Tuesday 26.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture offers a linguistic overview of the current Standard Czech norm at the different language levels. The lecture provides basic knowledge of synchronic linguistics, familiarity with the relevant linguistic methods and the relevant scientific literature. The theoretical knowledge is applied to Standard Czech and its constitutive levels.
Lectures introduce students to the main areas of the field of study. It is especially their task to deal with the most important facts and doctrines in the field and to discuss the current state of scientific research. They consist of lectures by the lecturer as well as other forms of presentation.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral examination of the contents of the lecture on the basis of an exam question catalogue. The exam will be done online via the BigBlueButton program.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

For a positive result, at least more than half of the exam questions must be answered exhaustively. The other half can be divided into four quarters, from each of which the final grade is calculated according to the number of questions answered.

Examination topics

The exam content is the subject matter of the course on the basis of a script including a catalogue of exam questions. Additional literature relevant to the examination is referred to in this script.

Reading list

A script for the course is made available via the Moodle teaching platform. This also contains an overview of the relevant literature.

Association in the course directory

B-31-T, MT 113, EC 2-2, EC 3-2, B-73

Last modified: We 07.07.2021 09:49