You can now also learn Ukrainian in Tübingen: from 16 October, the Slavic Department of the University is offering free courses in Ukrainian language and literature for students. Ukrainian is taught in German at levels A1 and B1. Ukrainian literature is taught in English. No special textbooks are required for participation. A course lasts one semester. Groups usually consist of no more than 10 students.
The following courses in Ukrainian literature are offered: “Introduction to Ukrainian Literature: 20th Century” (Wednesdays 4 to 6 p.m.), “Ukrainian Literature since the Russian invasion in 2014 until today” (Mondays 10 am to 12 pm). Ukrainian at A1 level is taught on Mondays from 2pm to 4pm and Wednesdays from 4pm to 6pm, and at B1 level on Mondays from 4pm to 6pm and Wednesdays from 2pm to 4pm.
The courses are taught by Olena Saikovska, a native of Odessa, Ukraine. She holds a doctorate in philology and is an associate professor. Students can register directly with her:
Further information on the courses:
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