SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentSophomore Class A, Department of Slavics Sophomore Class B, Department of Slavics
Course NameIntroduction to Poland
InstructorMrozek-Myszkowska Jadwiga
Course TypeElective
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  1. Trip around Poland – presentation

  2. Location in Europe, neighbours, borders, regions

  3. Geography of Poland

  4. Mazovia (Warsaw)

  5. the Mazurian Lake District

  6. Ma?opolska (Kraków)

  7. Lower Silesia (Wroc?aw)

  8. Economics and statistics. Companies

  9. The history of Poland

  10. Few Poles that everyone should know: Królowa Jadwiga,,J. Pi?sudski, Maria Curie-Sk?odowska, Fryderyk Chopin, Jan Pawe? II and others

  11. Polish music, composers

  12. Polish songs

  13. Polish important movies (Katy?, The Pianist, M. Curie, Children of Irena Sendler, The Unconquered and others)

  14. Polish traditions

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