Department of Russian language

Department of Russian language

About the departmentRussian as a foreign languageLectures

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”.

PROGRAM “RUSSIAN AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE”

  • About the program• The current educational program has three concurrent levels of fluency and was designed chiefly for foreign students (non-Russian nationals), who have either never studied Russian before or those who have an elementary knowledge of the Russian language.• All training is carried out by certified teachers of Russian using the latest methodologies and techniques for training non-native speakers.

    • Groups consist of 10-15 people with individual instruction available on request.

    • Excursions in and around Moscow and to locations in the Moscow and Tula Regions are planned within the framework of the program, with customized and private excursions also available at an additional cost.

    BASIC, BEGINNER LEVEL (1)

    The period of study – 7 months
    The cost of education – 80,000 rubles
    The total number of hours – 720

    Document after graduation – institute`s certificate in an approved format stating the number of hours (without the right to enter Russian Universities)

    The purpose of the program:

    • knowledge of basic grammar and lexical structures to acquire skills for communication in Russian-speaking environment;

    • knowledge of the system of the Russian language for communication in Russian-speaking environment.

    BASIC, BEGINNER LEVEL (2)

    The period of study – 12 months
    The cost of education – 100,000 rubles
    The total number of hours – 760

    Document after graduation – institute`s certificate in an approved format stating the number of hours (without the right to enter Russian Universities)

    The purpose of the program:

    • knowledge of basic grammar and lexical structures to acquire skills for communication in Russian-speaking environment;

    • knowledge of the system of the Russian language for communication in Russian-speaking environment.

    ADVANCED LEVEL

    The period of study – 12 months
    The cost of education – 120,000 rubles  
    The total number of hours – 1400
    Document after graduation – a certificate giving the right to enter Russian Universities (the examination for the certificate is paid for in addition, the exam is held at the Testing Center, Moscow)

    The purpose of the program:

    • knowledge of basic grammar and lexical structures to acquire skills for communication in Russian-speaking environment;

    • knowledge of the system of the Russian language for communication in Russian-speaking environment;

    • knowledge of language and special vocabulary necessary for professional education in higher education institution.

Dmitriev Dmitry Vyacheslavovich

Department of Russian language

Candidate of Philology

Dmitriev Dmitry Vyacheslavovich

Phone: 8(4967)-73-38-28

E-mail: kaf.rus@pushgu.ru

Discipline:

– Russian as a foreign language