THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR SLAVIC STUDIES (MSC)

 

Was founded in 1971 as part of the Faculty of Philology of Belgrade University by the following institutions: the Faculty of Philology in Belgrade, the Faculty of Philosophy in Novi Sad, the Faculty of Philology in Pristina, and the Centre for International Scientific, Educational, Cultural, and Technical Cooperation of the Republic of Serbia. The MSC aims at promoting the study of Serbian literary and cultural heritage, as well as the teaching of Serbian abroad. The MSC therefore cooperates with and offers assistance to institutions around the world concered with the Serbian language, literature and culture, and it also promotes cooperation between foreign slavists and slavists in our country.

THE MEETING OF SLAVISTS

 

A summer school of Serbian language, literature and culture - is intended for foreign Slavists, particularly for students, assistant lecturers and teachers who wish to improve their knowledge of the Serbian language and learn about the literature, culture and history of the Serbian people. The Meeting of Slavists is held every year from 1-20 September, and it offers foreign slavists the opportunity to increase their knowledge of the people, history, culture, learning and art of the country whose language they are studying.

COURSES

 

The summer school offers the following courses:

  • Serbian language courses at various levels
  • Lectures on various aspects of the Serbian language and literature
  • Lectures and seminars on cultural, historical, and other related subjects.
  • Seven optional courses:

 

a. Theoretical aspects of the Serbian language.

b. Serbian language history

c. Old Slavonic d. Accentology

e. Contemporary Serbian Literature

f. Folk Literature

g. Folk Songs and Dances.

 

CULTURAL PROGRAM, EXCURSIONS, AND TOURS

 

The program inculudes visits to cultural institutions, theaters and conhcerts, as well as tours of monuments and historical sites in different parts of Serbia.

HOW TO REGISTER

 

The attendants of the meeting can be:

  1. Winners of the International Center for Slavic Studies Scholarships.
  2. The attendants (slavists) who cover their own expenses (accomodation and tuition fee is 600 EUR)

CERTIFICATES AND CREDITS

 

1.      All the attendants of the course will be given certificates about attending lectors classes and lectures in Serbian language, literature and culture.

2.      Those attendants that took the exam will be given special certificate with the corresponding number of credits (according to Bologne declaration ECTS).

The application deadline is 1st June 2007.