THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES

The Department is headed by Shamara I.F., Associate Professor.

Teaching staff: 12 persons: 5 persons – Associate Professors with PhD., 4 persons – Senior Lecturers, 3 persons – teachers.

Students of the medical faculty, stomatological faculty, pediatric faculty, the faculty of preventive medicine, the faculty of clinical psychology, biotechnological faculty, social work faculty, pharmaceutical faculty, economy and management faculty are taught here.

The main directions of the scientific research are: 1) historico-philological aspects of learning English in synchronism and diachronism; 2) didactic aspects of the communicative competence formation within the limits of the medical specialists’ training.

The name of the Pedagogical School:

The formation of the informational-communicative competence with the help of the foreign language within the limits of the medical specialists’ training under the conditions of the continuous medical education.

The main direction:

The search and creation of the optimal pedagogical conditions totality, which provides the development of the informational-communicative competence among students, post-graduate students, teachers under the conditions of the educational process while learning foreign languages.

The educational work of the department of foreign languages is directed to the increasing of the students’ general cultural level, enlarging their scope, the formation of the tolerance and understanding of other cultures. Much attention is paid to the studying of the deontological and medical ethics problems by the teachers during the lessons of foreign languages. A lot of information under the problems of ecology and environmental protection, healthy life style is given to the students of different faculties. A lot of students gladly take part in the competitions of creative projects (presentations, video-rollers, etc.), exhibitions of the creative projects, annual event named “A Week of the Healthy Life style”.

Micro conferences, competitions of the creative projects, exhibitions, musical projects and evening are held at the department.

Contact information:

Kursk, Yamskaya Street, 6,

KSMU, the building of Arts.

Tel: 50-01-32.

E-mail: kaf.inostr@mail.ru