Course Number Course Title Semester Day & Time Instructor Course Fee Register
CZ 506 First-Year Czech I Fall 2024 MTWTH 10:00AM - 11:00AM Christian Hilchey $1,100.00
Course Type
Semester-Based Online
Class Description

The course is an introduction to Czech language and culture. We will use the Reality Czech online textbook, which focuses heavily on learning through real-life situations. The course meets four days a week with additional assignments to be completed asynchronously. The course places significant emphasis on listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will learn the fundamentals of Czech grammar and a wide range of everyday vocabulary. Videos, music, film and literature will be used in class to practice language skills, as well as expose students to Czech culture.

Date & Location

This course is 100% online and includes live streaming video. Real-time participation is required during scheduled meeting times.

First class day: Monday, August 26
Last class day: Monday, December 9 
Final exam: Instructor will provide information.

Course Materials

No textbook purchase is required for this course. All materials are available in Canvas and on the course website, which includes the online textbook.

Technical Requirements

Reliable internet connection (wired connection is recommended for synchronous interactions and video recordings). A computer with webcam, microphone and headphones.

Official UT Austin Course Description

Emphasis on four-skills proficiency: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

Class Prerequisites


Students should contact the University Extension advisor with any questions about prerequisites or placement in our courses. All students should contact their academic advisor with any questions about how this course fulfills their degree requirements.


No refunds after 08/29/2024.