Dagmar Zidkova-Gunter

Dagmar Zidkova-Gunter

Lecturer (LfbA)

Westslawische Sprachwissenschaft
Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum
Beethovenstraße 15, Room 5404
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37465

Abstract

Studies of Czech language and history at the Ostrava University in Ostrava/Czech Republic and of German as a foreign language with the subjects German, Russian and Polish at the Justus Liebig University in Giessen. Research associate at the Institute for Slavic Studies at JLU Giessen (2002-2007), external associate at telc GmbH in Frankfurt/M. (2004-2015), research associate and senior lecturer for Czech at the Department of Slavic Studies at Paris-Lodron University in Salzburg (2007-2012), certified translator for the Czech language since 2007, lecturer for Czech at the University of Leipzig since 2014.



Professional career

  • since 04/2014
    Lecturer for Czech at the University of Leipzig
  • 10/2007 - 09/2012
    Research Assistant and Senior Lecturer for Czech at the Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg
  • since 06/2007
    State certified translator for the Czech language
  • 06/2004 - 11/2015
    External employee of telc GmbH or WBT in Frankfurt/M. (Examiner and examiner trainer for telc exams Czech B1 and Zertifikat Deutsch, exam conception Czech A1-B1)
  • 07/2002 - 06/2007
    Research assistant at the Institute for Slavic Studies at the Justus Liebeig University in Giessen (linguistics)
  • 08/1995 - 09/1998
    Teacher of Czech language and history in the Czech Republic

Education

  • 10/1999 - 06/2002
    Postgraduate studies in German as a foreign language with the subjects German, Russian and Polish (Justus-Liebig-University Gießen, degree: Diplom-Fremdsprachenlehrerin)
  • 09/1991 - 06/1995
    Studies of Czech language and history (Ostrava University in Ostrava/Czech Republic, degree: Magister)

Focal points in teaching

  • Language practice Czech (beginner and various advanced courses A1-B2, integrated courses for native speakers and Czech native speakers)
  • Translating German-Czech and Czech-German (practical exercises)
  • Czech and Czechoslovak cinematography (thematic courses, film series)
  • Czech I

  • Czech II

  • Practical Czech Grammar

  • Culture Studies of Bohemian Countries

  • Reading of Czech Literary Texts / Film adaptation of Literature

  • Introduction to the Production of Czech Thematic Texts

  • Contrastive Text Work

  • Translation German-Czech

  • Translation Czech-German

  • Realia in History, Literature, Culture and Language - M. A.

  • Production Written Texts - M. A.