UNIVERSITY OF BIELSKO-BIALA - UNIVERSITY FOR YOU!

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Address:
ul. Willowa 2
43-309 Bielsko-Biała
Poland 

Dean’s office: 
building L, 2nd floor 
tel.: +48 (33) 82 79 229 / +48 (33) 82 79 358 
e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Information: www.whs.ath.bielsko.pl

Main fields of study:

  • Polish Philology
  • Philology
    • English
    • Slavic (Croatian, Czech, Russian)
    • Spanish
  • Pedagogy

Research area:
 

Department of Central European Studies:

  • Development of Slavic languages.
  • Studies into the literatures and cultures of the Slavic language area.
  • The Slavic issues in the context of multiculturalism and integration trends in the European Union.

Department of English Philology:

  • Methodology of teaching English as the second (foreign) language.
  • Research into linguistic and translation problems.
  • Studies of English /American literature.
  • Studies into the history and culture of the English language area.

Department of Iberian Studies:

  • Orality and literacy in ancient and modern cultures.
  • Translation, ethics and etiquette in the work of a translator.
  • The recent Latin American literature and its reception in the world.

Department of Polish Literature and Culture:

  • History of literature of the 19th and 20th century, contemporary theories of literature researches.
  • Hermeneutic interpretation of literary works.
  • Theory of literature and culture.
  • Feminist criticism and gender studies.
  • Methodology of teaching Polish language and literature.

Department of Pedagogy:

  • Research into young and preschool child education.
  • Communication in didactic processes.
  • Didactics, pedeutology, theory of upbringing and education, philosophy of education, enculturation, socialization and anthropology.

Department of Communication Theory and Practice:

  • Contemporary theories of linguistics, research into the functional varieties of Polish, contemporary religious discourse.
  • The issue of media communication, communication theory, history and theory of the media, cultural and linguistic mechanisms of advertising, promotion and public relations.
  • Methodology of language education.