The department of English philology and cross-cultural communication was established in August 2016, though its history began in 1962.
The department trains bachelors in the directions “Teacher training” (profile “English and German languages”) and “Linguistics” (profiles “English and German languages” and “English and Chinese languages”).
There are all necessary conditions to ensure an efficient educational process: language labs, a computer class, a library, a collection of video and audio materials.
Research area: "The study of cognitive-communicative, functional-semantic, linguistic and cultural, methodological aspects of the English language"
Additional Training Programmes
The main task of the department is to ensure a high level of teaching English using both traditional, classical methods and techniques, and innovative technologies.
The fund of the department is constantly updated with audio and video materials, feature films, teaching aids, scientific literature; an electronic library of author works of teachers of the department is being created.
Teachers of the department improve their qualification at internships and courses at leading universities in Russia and other countries, study at postgraduate school, work in the largest scientific libraries, which allows them conduct research work to most effectively, as well as to involve gifted students in it.
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