Matica srpska-Association of members in Montenegro warmly invites you to take part in the Summer school of Serbian language, which will be organized from July 18 th to August 8 th 2020.
The first part of the programme (from July 18 th to July 25 th ) will be organized in Igalo, on the Adriatic coast, and then continued in the continental part of Montenegro, in Nikšić, the city of artists, from July 25 th to August 8 th 2020. The school is meant for the students of Serbian/Serbo-Croatian language (from European and world universities), as well as for Serbian diaspora (people over 18). The lessons primarily include studying Serbian language (ekavian and ijekavian pronunciation, speaking skills, writing, grammatical and lexical system) and will be organised on three levels (beginner, intermediate and advanced). We have also planned lectures by university professors in the fields of Serbian literature, film, history of the Serbian language, phraseology, history of Montenegro, science, religion, etc. (depending on the students’ interest). Just like they did last year, the organizers have been making great efforts to offer quality and varied content, so many extracurricular activities will be organized – cruising the Boka Kotorska, touring Zabljak and Black Lake, rafting Tara, going to Pluzine, to Piva Monastery, Lake Piva, visits to Ostrog Monastery, to Podgorica and Cetinje, a two-day stay in Vučje and a tour of the cultural and historical sights of Montenegro, poetry and movie nights, concerts and practicing folk dances.
The students will be accommodated in Igalo in double and triple rooms at Villa “Rada” in Igalo. The rooms are air conditioned, have private bathroom, TV, fridge, as well as the Internet connection. Meals (two meals a day, breakfast and dinner) will be provided in the restaurant of the villa “Rada”. In Niksic, participants will be accommodated in the double rooms of the Onogošt Hotel, located in the city center. Meals (breakfast and lunch) will be provided in the hotel restaurant.
Interested candidates should fill out an application form and send a short motivation letter (up to 1,000 characters). The letter may be written in Serbian, English or Russian. The requested data should be sent to e- mail address [email protected] by March 1 st 2020 at the latest. You will be informed whether your application has been accepted by April 2020 at the latest. The maximum number of candidates is 20. All participants who pass the final test will get diplomas from Matica srpska for successfully finished Summer school.
The candidates pay for the accommodation and food. The total sum of 630 euros (for food and accommodation) is paid upon arrival in any bank or post office. The students also pay for the travel and health insurance expenses. Other expenses (lessons, teaching and extracurricular materials, as well as one trip) are covered by the organizer, i.e. Matica Srpska – Association of members in Montenegro.
Detailed information about our summer school you can contact us via e-mail address [email protected].