Univerzita Mateja Bela v Banskej Bystrici

British Studies

British Studies

The main aim of the course Country Studies I is to offer the students the appropriate information in English to be able to communicate fluently on the historical development and the current issues in Great Britain. It is necessary for the students to acquire the specified terminology and broad knowledge on the specified topics. The course deals with the most important political events in chronological order and the current political structure of Great Britain. The students elaborate the presentations on the selected topics related to the issues; they encore their newly adopted skills and abilities by the activities and in the discussions. The course deals with the topics from the history until the present Britain.


Course title: British Studies

Number of credits: 4

Course duration: 23. 9. 2021 – 9. 12. 2021 (Thursdays, 10:40 – 12:00, weekly)

Maximum capacity: 15 students

Language: English

Lecturer: PhDr. Martina Benčeková, PhD.

Learning hours: 26 hours

Methodology: e-learning course (MS Teams and Moodle)


Anita Dienešová, anita.dienesova@umb.sk 
Petra Žaludová, petra.zaludova@umb.sk 

Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica