The Magic of Ukrainian Literature: Poetry and Folk Tales

The Magic of Ukrainian Literature: Poetry and Folk Tales
Discovering the Cultural Heritage of Ukraine through Literature.

Embark on a captivating journey into the enchanting world of Ukrainian literature, where poetry and fairy tales come alive. In this online course, we invite you to explore the rich cultural heritage of Ukraine through the lens of its profound literary traditions.

Unveil the works of esteemed Ukrainian literary figures, such as Taras Shevchenko, Lina Kostenko, and Lesya Ukrainka, as we delve into their most popular verses. Unearth the hidden meanings, vibrant imagery, and timeless themes woven into their poetic masterpieces. Gain a deeper understanding of the historical, social, and cultural contexts that shaped their artistry, and witness the impact they had on Ukrainian literary heritage.

But our exploration doesn't stop there. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Ukrainian fairy tales, as we journey through beloved stories like "The Mitten" and "A Speckled Hen". Uncover the magical elements, moral lessons, and enduring folklore that bring these tales to life.

Through a carefully curated blend of language instruction, literary analysis, and cultural insights, this course will not only enhance your Ukrainian language skills but also provide a profound appreciation for the power of words in shaping Ukrainian culture.

Whether you are a language enthusiast, a lover of literature, or simply curious about Ukrainian traditions, "The Magic of Ukrainian Literature: Poetry and Fairy Tales" is your gateway to unlocking the treasures of Ukrainian literary heritage. Join us on this transformative exploration, and let the beauty of Ukrainian literature transport you to new realms of knowledge and imagination.

The language of the course: Ukrainian and English.
All you need to get started is A2-level proficiency in Ukrainian and a willingness to learn.

What you’ll learn:
  • Develop language proficiency in Ukrainian by enhancing vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension skills.
  • Analyze Ukrainian poetry and fairy tales, including their themes, motifs, and symbolism.
  • Foster an appreciation for Ukrainian culture by exploring the historical and cultural contexts of Ukrainian poetry and fairy tales.
  • Foster imagination and linguistic skills, while also reinforcing the understanding and application of the language and literary concepts
Are there any course requirements or prerequisites?
  • Students are recommended to have basic skills of reading and understanding Ukrainian words.
  • A2-B1 level students of Ukrainian language
See you in the course!