Incoming students

Dear students planning your study at the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University.

Faculty of Arts welcomes each year more than 100 students within various programmes. The adminission procedure of incoming students may differ based on the type of mobility programme. For more information please check the web page of the International relations office of the rectorate of our university.

At this page you can find the lists of courses offered for exchange students coming at the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia (Erasmus+, CEEPUS, National Scholarship of the Slovak Republic, etc.).

Faculty of Arts has more than 30 different departments. Under each department you can find the offer of the courses provided in English language for the academic year 2018/19 (both winter and summer semester).

Faculty of Arts of Comenius University offers also English degree programme Central European Studies. If you are interested in studying Central European Studies programme, please visit the web page of the programme for further information. The offer of the courses provided in this programme is listed below.

For more information concerning the study plan and administration of the mobility please contact International Relations Office of the Faculty of Arts on email address: maria.gajarskauniba.sk

Department of Archeology

Winter Semester 2021/22
Introduction to Archeology
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code:  FiF.KA/A-boAE-009

Slovakia in the Roman Period
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KA/ A-boAE-011

Introduction into Natural Sciences in Archeology 1
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KA/ A-moAE-204

Summer Semester 2021/22
The Bronze Age in Slovakia
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KA/A-boAE-117

Eneolithic
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KA/A-boAE-013

The Prehistory of Europe
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code:FiF.KA/ A-moAE-200

The Concept of Archaeological Reasoning with 14C Dates
credits (ETCS):  4 credits
code: FiF.KA/ A-moAE-303

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Archiving and Auxiliary Sciences in History

The Department of Archiving and Auxiliary Sciences in History does not offer courses in English language. If you need to attend the courses of this department, please contact the departmental coordinator Mr. Juraj Šedivý, PhD., email: juraj.sedivyuniba

Department of British and American Studies

The Department of British and American Studies provides all courses lectured at the department in English language.

List of the courses provided by the department

Syllabuses of the offered courses

Department of Classical and Semitic Philology

Winter semester 2021/22
Greek Cultural Heritage
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boKF-141/20

Summer semester 2021/22
Effective Public Speaking Strategies
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boKF-134/19 

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Comparative Religious Studies

The Department of Comparative Religious Studies offers courses for visiting students. If you need to attend more courses of this department, please contact the departmental coordinator Mr.Mgr. Attila Kovács, PhD., email: attila.kovacs@uniba.sk

Winter Semester 2021/22
Mesoamerican Society from Pre-Hispanic towards Colonial Period
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boRE-338

Summer Semester 2021/22
Introduction to Maya Hieroglyphs
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boRE-352

Department of East Asian Studies

Courses of the Department are provided predominantly in the language which is lectured/ taught at the Department (in concrete Japanese language, Chinese language, Korean language). For more information about the offer of courses for visiting students please contact directly departmental coordinator Ms Hana Bogdanová, email: hana.bogdanova@uniba.sk

Department of Ethnology and Museology

Winter Semester 2021/22
Anthropology of Symbols
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-moET-002/15

Anthropology of Religion
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: TBA

Visual Documentation in Ethnology
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-boET-025/15

Rituals and Ritualisation 1
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code:  FiF.KEM/A-boET-003/15

Theory, Methodology and History of Cultural Anthropology 1
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-boET-011/15

Slovak Ethnology
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-008/12

The Unwritten Rules in Slovakia
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-boET-201/17

European Museums and World Heritage Sites
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-moMU-700/19

Summer Semester 2021/22
Rituals and Ritualisation 2
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-boET-004/15

Theory, Methodology and History of Cultural Anthropology 2
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-boET-012/15

Everyday Life in Urban Areas in the 19th and at the Beginning of the 20th Century
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: TBA

Museum and Gallery Pedagogy
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code:FiF.KEM A-moMU-100/15

Interactive elements in museums
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code:FiF.KEM/A-moMU-602/18

Anthropology of Gender
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KEM/A-moET-008/15

Department of General History

Winter Semester 2021/22
Introduction into the History of Central Europe
credits (ETCS): 10 credits
code: FiF.KVD/A-boSE-002/12


(course offered in Central European Studies study programme)

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of German, Dutch and Scandinavian Studies

Courses of the Department are provided predominantly in the language which is lectured/ taught at the Department (in concrete German language, Dutch language, Swedish language). 

The section of the German language prepared a special offer of courses for visiting students (courses are lectured in German language):

Winter Semester 2020/21

The Role of Memory in the German Speaking Countries
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-028/15

German Linguistics Competence 1
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-001/15

German Literature of the 18th Century 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-008/15

Regional Studies of German Speaking Countries 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-012/15

Summer Semester 2020/21

German Literature of the 19th Century 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-010/15

Creative Writing
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bNEO-131/13

German Pronunciation
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bpNE-108/14

Training of Language Competence 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KGNŠ/bPTNE-021/15

The section of Dutch language offers only several courses for visiting students; for more information please contact directly departmental coordinator doc. Markéta Štefková, PhD., email: marketa.stefkovauniba.sk

The section of Scandinavian languages offers only several courses for visiting students; for more information please contact directly departmental coordinator doc. Margita Gáborová, PhD., email: margita.gaborovauniba.sk

Department of History of Visual Arts

Winter Semester 2021/22
Painting and sculpture of the 19th and 20th centuries
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boDU 01/19/19

Architecture of the 19th and 20th centuries
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boDU 02/19/19

Summer Semester 2021/22
Architecture of the 17th and 18th centuries
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boDU 04/19/19

Iconography of Medieval Art
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boDU 05/19/19

Painting and Sculpture of the 17th and 18th centuries
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-boDU 03/19/19

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Hungarian Language and Literature

Courses of the Department are provided predominantly in the language which is lectured/ taught at the Department (Hungarian language). For more information about the offer of courses for visiting students please contact directly departmental coordinator prof. Ondrej Meszároš, email: ondrej.meszarosuniba.sk

Department of Languages

Winter semester 2021/22
Forms and methods of academic discourse in scientific and conference practice
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-dsZ-008/16

Professional English 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boCJ-001/00

Professional English 3
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boCJ-003/00

English for Political Scientists 1
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-bo-PO-080/15

English for Political Scientists 3
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-bo-PO-082/15

English for Political Scientists 4
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-bo-PO-083/15

German language, life and institutions I
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-111/12 C

German language, life and institutions III
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-113/12 C 

German language, life and institutions V
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-115/12 C

Summer semester 2021/22
Conversation in German language
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-116/15 C

Professional English 2
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boCJ-002/00

Professional English 4
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boCJ-004/00

English for Political Scientists 2
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-bo-PO-081/15

German language, life and institutions II
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-112/12 C

German language, life and institutions IV
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boSE-114/12 C

Department of Journalism

Winter Semester 2021/22
Power, Lobbying, And Ethics Within Mass Media
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KŽ/A-moZU-147/18

Literary Criticism in the Era of Social Media
credits (ETCS): 3 crredits
code: TBA

Summer Semester 2021/22
Global Development Journalism
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KŽ/A-boZU-146/18

Media System In Slovak Republic
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code:FiF.KŽ/A-moZU-150/17

Journalism and De-journalism in the Online Era
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: KŽ/A-moZU-151/19

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Library and Information Science

Winter Semester 2021/22
Human and Media Communication
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A–boIS-004/15

Information Systems
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiD.KKIV/A-boIS-021/15

Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights 
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiD.KKIV/A-boIS-031/15

Information Architecture
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A-boIS-009/15

Theory of Information Science
credits (ETCS): 6 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A-moIS-009/00

Summer semester 2021/22
Human and Media Communication
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A–boIS-004/15

Information Systems
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiD.KKIV/A-boIS-021/15

Introduction into New Media
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A-boIS-105-1/E54E/00

AI in Information Search
credits (ECTS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KKIV/A-bOIS 

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Logic and Methodology of Sciences

Winter Semester 2021/22
An Introduction to Bayesian Epistemology
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: KLMV/AmoLO-29/18

Summer Semester 2021/22
Methodology of Science
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: KLMV/A-AboLO-29/18

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Marketing Communication

Winter Semester 2021/212
Public Relations 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KMK/A-boMK-015/15

Marketing 1
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KMK/A-boMK-002/00

Creativity Training
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KMK/A-moMK-089/15

Summer Semester 2021/22
Public Relations 2
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KMK/A-boMK-022/15

Online Marketing
credits (ETCS): 2 credits
code: FiF.KMK/A-moMK-037/15

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Musicology

Winter Semester 2021/22
Special Seminar in Pop Music and Jazz
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boHV-037/00

Fin-de-siécle Vienna
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-boHV-057/15

Introduction into Music Theory
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code:A-boHV-017/15

Summer Semester 2021/22
History of Rock
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: A-moHV-004/15

Special Seminar in Pop Music and Jazz
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: A-moHV-037-00

History of European Music
credits (ETCS): 2 credits
code: A-boHV-005-1/5E48/00

Harmony
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-boHV-018/15

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Pedagogical Science and Andragogy

Winter Semester 2021/22
Alternative Schools
credits (ETCS): 2 credits
code:FiF.KPg/A-muSZ-120/00

Summer Semester 2021/22
General Didactics
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiFKPg/AbuSZ011/00

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Philosophy and History of Philosophy

Winter Semester 2021/22
Special Issues in the Philosophy of Mind 1 - Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KFDF/A-boFI-109/15

History of Ancient Philosophy (Greek language)
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KFDF/A-AboFI-005/15

Summer Semester 2021/22
Basic Greek for Philosophers (Greek language)
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KFDF/A-AboFI-144/15

Special Issues in the Philosophy of Mind 2 - Neuro-Philosophy
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KFDF/A-moFI-144/15

Aquinas – Theory of Law (English/German)
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KFDF/A-AboFI-101/15

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Political Science

Winter Semester 2021/22
From socialism to EU membership - economic transformation in Slovakia and the CEE countries
credits (ECTS): 3 credits
code: A-moPO-135/20

Public Finances
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: FiF.KPol/A-moPO -003/15

Introduction to European Integration
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code:A-boPO-014/15

The Visegrad Group in the Context of European Integration
credits (ECTS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KPol/A-moSE - 010/15

Introduction To Comparative Politics 2
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: FiF.KPol/A-boPO-122/16

Nondemocratic Regimes 1
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: KPol/A-moPO-008/15

Summer semester 2021/22

Government and Politics in the USA
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: FiF.KPol/A-moPO-011/18

International Relations 1
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: FiF.Kpol/A-moPO-001/15

Comparative Politics
credits (ECTS): 7 credits
code: FiF.Kpol/A-moPO-010/15

Economic Policies of the EU
credits (ECTS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KPol/A-moPO-038/15

EU Policies
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: A-moPO-005/18

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Psychology

Winter Semester 2021/22
Counselling/Psychotherapy skills
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code:FiF.KPs/A-moPS-899/17

Individual Psychology
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KPs/A-boPS-104/00

Psychology of Morals
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KPs/A-boPS-135/11

Summer Semester 2021/22
Parenting in Individual  Psychology
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KPs/A-boPS-133/09 

School Psychology
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KPs/A-boPS-023/00

Onco-Psychology
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KPs/A-moPS-681/16

Media Psychology
credits (ETCS):
code: FiF.KPs/A-moPS-635/00

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Romance Studies

Courses of the Department are provided predominantly in the language which is lectured/ taught at the Department (in concrete Spanish language; Italian language, French language, Portuguese language).

Spanish language
The section of Spanish language offers only several courses ifor visiting students. If you need to attend the courses of this section, please contact the departmental coordinator doc. Bohdan Ulašin,PhD., email:bohdan.ulasinuniba.sk

Italian language
The section of Italian language offers only several courses for visiting students. If you need to attend the courses of this section, please contact the departmental coordinator PhDr. Roman Sehnal, PhD., email:roman.sehnaluniba.sk

French language
The section of French language offers only several courses for visiting students. If you need to attend the courses of this section, please contact the departmental coordinator  doc. PhDr. Katarína Bednárová, PhD., email: katarina.bednarovauniba.sk

Portuguese language
The section of Portuguese language offers only several courses for visiting students. if you need to attend te courses of this language section, please contact the departmental coordinator Mgr. Ján Tupý, PhD., email: tupy2uniba.sk 

Department of Russian and East European Studies

The Department of Russian Language and East European Studies offers mainly courses in Russian language. If you need to attend the courses of this department (other than listed below), please contact the departmental coordinator doc. Ľubor Matejko, PhD., email: lubor.matejko@uniba.sk

Winter semester 2021/2022

Practical Russian Language Classes 5
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: boRV-016/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B1 level is required

Russian Language in Use and Conversation 1
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-133/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

Language of Russian Mass Media 1
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-104/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

19th Century Russian Drama
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-203/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

Russian for Special Purposes (Tourism)
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-311/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

Interpreting Literary Texts 1
credits (ETCS): 2 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-132/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

 

Summer semester 2021/2022

Practical Russian Language Classes 6credits (ETCS): 4 creditscode: FiF.KRJL/A-boRV-020/15note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B1-B2 level is required   

Russian Language in Use and Conversation 2
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-136/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

Russian Federation Studies
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-boRV-213/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B1 level is required

Eastern Europe in 1989-2019
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KRVŠ/A-boRV-360/19
note: Course is taught in English

Discourse of Russian Politicians and Language of Russian Politics
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-153/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

Interpreting Literary Texts 2
credits (ETCS): 2 credits
FiF.KRJL/A-moRV-144/15
note: Course is taught in Russian, language proficiency at min. B2 level is required

 

 

Department of Slavic Studies

Winter Semester 2021/2022
Polish Language and Area Studies 1
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KSF/A-boSE-131/12

Slovenian Language and Area Studies 1
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KSF/A-boSE-141/12

Introduction to the Study of Language
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
Code: FiF. KSF/A-boSE-006/12

Summer Semester 2021/2022
Polish Language and Area Studies 2
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF. KSF/A-boSE-132/12 

Slovenian Language and Area Studies 2
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF. KSF/A-boSE-142/12 

 

 

Department of Slovak History

Winter Semester 2021/22
Slovak History – Middle Ages (until 1526)
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KSD/A-moHI-429/18

Saints, Miracles, Examples. Hagiographic Genres and Cult of Saints in Central Europe in the High and Late Middle Ages.
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KSD/A-moHI-428/18

Memory and History: Middle Ages, Central Europe and Beyond
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KSD/A-moHI-434/20

Summer Semester 2021/22
Early Modern Slovak History
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KSD/A-moHI-432/18

Jagiellonians in the Kingdom of Hungary and in Central Europe: King, Family, Dynasty.
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KSD/A-moHI-431/18

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Slovak Literature and Literary Studies

Winter semester 2021/22
Introduction to Literary Science
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KSLLV/A-boSE-007/12

Summer semester 2021/22
Slovak Literature
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KSLLV/A-boSE-005/12

Narratives in Arts and Culture
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KSLLV/A-boSE-402/20

Syllabuses of the provided courses

Department of Sociology

Winter Semester 2021/22
Economic Sociology
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KS/A-AmoSO-05/15

Sociology of Sport
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KS/A-AmoSO-14/15

Sociology of Politics
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KS/A-AmoSO-11/15

Oral History - An Introduction to Qualitative Methods
credits (ETCS): 3 credits
code: FiF.KK/A-boKU-120/16

Summer Semester 2021/22
Comparative Political Economy of Modern Societies
credits (ETCS): 5 credits
code: FiF.KS/A-AmoSO-07/15

Sociology of Sport
credits (ETCS): 4 credits
code: FiF.KS/A-AmoSO-14/15

Central European Studies

Central European Studies is an English degree programme provided by the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University. All courses provided by the programe are offered in English language.

The list of courses provided by CES