Head of Department
tel .: 8 (4967) -73-38-28
The Department of the Russian Language is an association of teachers united by love for the word. They share their knowledge and experience with students and colleagues.
Teachers of the Department deliver the program "Russian Language and Culture of Speech" to undergraduates studying in the courses: "Biomedpharmtechnology", "Fundamental Biotechnology", "Mathematical Models in Biology".
The Department of the Russian Language provides language training for foreign students in the continuing education program “Russian as a Foreign Language”.
Here students from different countries study the Russian language. The course aims at teaching students of the department the practical knowledge of the Russian language in all types of speech communication. The main focus is the training of discourse in three important types of activities: communication in class and in research groups, communication in situations of social and cultural life, and everyday conversation formulas.
Our main objective is:
* to train foreign students the Russian language program in the scope of the First Certification Level - B1.
This will allow them to study with native speakers of Russian. The course program aims at training skills and conversation formulas that will allow the course students not only to successfully solve communication targets in everyday life but also to acquire knowledge at the next stages of training at a higher education institution.
Training is conducted by certified teachers who use modern teaching techniques approved for teaching Russian as a Foreign Language. The Department carries on an active educational and methodical work - we design educational materials in electronic format, these courses are used in the education process. The Department holds seminars with colleagues from other universities to discuss the issues of teaching Russian as a Foreign Language.
The Department delivers an interesting programme of social activities for its students.
We organize trips to Moscow, Tula, tours of the Pushchino Radio Astronomy Observatory, of the Pushchino Ecological Museum, and a trip to Prioksko-Terrace Reserve.
We celebrate local holidays, arrange workshops on cooking pancakes and the Russian winter salad.
We take part in local activities such as "Candle of Memory”, “Plant Your Tree!”.
We celebrate the Day of the Russian Language, the Day of a Letter, the Day of Dictionaries and Encyclopedias, the International Cake Day, the Day of Russian Cinema”.