North-American Culture Studies

Curriculum

In order to be allowed to sit for the Master's Final Stale Exam, a single subject student has to get at least 120 credits while fulfilling the following requirements:

  a. Successfully complete the following compulsory courses (60 credits):

   b. Choose 2 modules (either EL and FL or EL and SL) (total 40 credits). Courses within a module have to be finished with exam.

Compulsory courses - Module EL + Module FL

SAKS11 North American Cross-cultural Narratives

SAKS12 Translating North America into Czech (and vice versa): a historical-cultural perspective

SAKS13 Film in the USA: Institutions, Genres, Film-makers, Criticism

SAKS14 Current Topics in American Linguistics

SAKS21 Image of the USA and America in Quebec literature

SAKS22 Theatre of French Canada

SAKS23 Czech Translations from Quebec literature

SAKS24 French in North America

 

Compulsory courses - Module EL + Module SL

SAKS11 North American Cross-cultural Narratives

SAKS12 Translating North America into Czech (and vice versa): a historical-cultural perspective

SAKS13 Film in the USA: Institutions, Genres, Film-makers, Criticism

SAKS14 Current Topics in American Linguistics

SAKS31 Spanish in the U.S.A.

SAKS32 Varieties of Spanish

SAKS33 Image of USA in Mexican literature

SAKS34 Mexican theatre

 c. Gain at least 20 credits from the course below:

AJ15074 Aspects of Post-war American Fiction
AJ22093 Pronunciation Varieties of American English
AJ25046 Decadence in America in the late twentieth century
AJ25047 Indigenous Literature
AJ25051 Shakespeare and American Literature
AJ27051 Contemporary Native American Societies
AJ27052 A Decade in U.S. History: The 1960s
AJ27053 Civil and Human Rights: A Comparative Examination
AJ27055 Trickster Makes This World
AJ27068/FJ0B771 Migration and Immigration in North America
AJ28001 Postcolonial and Feminist Rewritings of Master Narratives
AJ28056 Varieties of Canadian Experience: Canadian Film since 1970
AJ29086 Topics in American Culture: Cultural Politics and Political Cultures of the United States
FJ0B762 Le fantastique dans la littéature canadienne française et québécoise
FJ0B763 Auteurs féminins en littérature canadienne-française et québécoise
FJ0B764 Histoire de la culture francophone en Amérique du Nord 
FJ0B765 Quebec Drama
FJ0B768 Image of the Anglo-Canadian in French-Canadian Literature
FJ0B772 Contemporary Questions of the First Nations in the Francophone Region of NA
FJ0B776 Identity and Culture in Francophone Regions of America
SJ0B762 Hispanoamerican Short Stories
SJ0B774 Mexican theatre
SJ0B776 New Spain and Mexican Literature
SJ0B779 Identity and culture in Spanish speaking countries
SJ0B790 Identity and culture in Spanish speaking countries II