UBKCJLBK04 Introduction to Literature

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Winter 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Martin Tichý, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Jan Heczko, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Martin Tichý, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Martin Tichý, Ph.D.
Institute of The Czech Language and Library Science - Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
An introductory class in the literary segment of the curriculum, it familiarises students with basic concepts, disciplines, ideas which make qualification for further studying.
Learning outcomes
The student will be able to:
- define literature,
- define main concepts in literary studies,
- discern disciplines in literary studies,
- characterize literary communication and its elements,
- figure out the principle of interpretation.
  • 1. Concept of literature 2. Historicity of literature 3. Literariness 4. Literature as a convention; functions of literature 5. Literary studies 6. Literary theory 7. Literary history 8. Literary criticism 9. Literary communication I (basic concepts) 10. Literary communication II (author) 11. Literary communication III (reader) 12. Understanding and interpretation 13. Repetition
Teaching methods
Lectures and seminars.
Assessment methods
Written test.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 4p+4s/sem.
The course is also listed under the following terms Winter 2020, Winter 2021.
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