Zadar, Croatia

Croatian Language, Literature and Culture

when 20 July 2015 - 2 August 2015
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 400

The Summer School develops speaking, reading and writing skills in the Croatian language, and offers participants excellent insights into relevant factors of the Croatian cultural identity. This year language course (50 lessons), adjusted to participants' previous knowledge of Croatian language, will be accompanied by lectures of world-famous experts in Croatian and Slavic studies, and by lectures of respected scientists from the Department of Croatian and Slavic studies, University of Zadar. Apart from the lectures and language course, the program me will be enriched with afternoon workshops through which participants will learn more about Croatian culture. An excursion will be organized in which participants will be introduced to ethnological heritage and gastronomic offerings of the Zadar region.

Course leader

Kornelija Kuvač-Levačić, assistant professor (

Target group

Translators and language interpreters, students of Slavic studies, students of Croatian language, teachers and lectors of Croatian as second language, researchers of Slavic languages and culture, Croatian emigrants, enthusiasts and lovers of Croatian language and Culture

Course aim

The aim of our course is to develop speaking, reading, and writing skills in Croatian language and to provide insight into Croatian cultural identity.

Fee info

EUR 400: Tuition fee.
EUR 610: Tuition fee and 2 meals. Accommodation in Youth Hostel (optional): 247 €


One scholarship is granted for a participant of the Summer School. The scholarship covers the tuition and accommodation fee with three meals. Students of Slavic studies from universities outside of Croatia and children of Croatian emigrants are eligible t