Courses in English

The Centre for Comparative Studies of Civilisations has a broad offer of courses conducted in English. In the academic year 2016/2017 it delivers classes in the following subjects:

 

Winter semester

  • Body language in practice, discussion class 60 hours, exam , 6 ECTS, Dr. Bożena Gierek
  • Body & Ritual in South Asia, lecture, 30 hours, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. hab. Cezary Galewicz.
  • Introduction to Chinese Philosophy, lecture 30 hours, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. Rafał Banka

 

Summer semester

  • Angels in the Three Monotheisms, discussion class, 30 hours, grading, 3 ECTS, Dr. Wojciech Kosior.
  • Introduction to Buddhism, discussion class 30 hours, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. Robert Szuksztul.

 

Other courses (currently suspended)

  • Alphabet and writing systems, lecture 60 hours, exam, 8 ECTS, Dr. Przemysław Piekarski.
  • Contemporary Issues of South Asian Politics, lecture 30 hrs, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. Marek Moroń.
  • Dancing (in the) World from Antiquity to the Present. Dance cultures in comparative perspective, lecture 60 hours, 6 ECTS, Dr. hab. Wojciech Klimczyk.
  • Jewish philosophy – main issues, key thinkers, lecture 60 hrs, exam, 8 ECTS, Dr. Przemysław Piekarski.
  • Jewish Culture of the Medieval Europe, lecture 30 hours, class 30 hours, exam, 6 ECTS, Dr. Andrzej Mrozek, Dr. Wojciech Kosior.
  • Jewish thinking through ages, lecture 60 hours, exam, 8 ECTS, Dr. Przemysław Piekarski.
  • Language as an element of cultural and national identity - the case of the Irish language, discussion class 30 hours, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. Bożena Gierek.
  • Meeting East and West. Cultural approach, lecture 60 hours, exam, 8 ECTS, Dr. Przemysław Piekarski.
  • Mysticism: Indian and of the People of the Book – an Introduction, lecture 60 hours, exam, 8 ECTS, Dr. Przemysław Piekarski.
  • Satan in Abrahamic religions, discussion class 30 hours, grading , 4 ECTS, Dr. Wojciech Kosior.
  • Tibetan culture in Amdo, discussion classes, 30 hours, 3 ECTS, Dr. Joanna Grela.
  • Vampire - The Classical Roots of the Myth, discussion class 30 hours, grading , 4 ECTS, Dr. Wojciech Kosior.
  • The rhythms of cultural expression: music and theatre of South India, lecture 30 hours, exam, 4 ECTS, Dr. hab. Cezary Galewicz.

 

For the full didactic offer of the Centre please consult the USOSWeb course catalogue.