Acting Head of the Department
Associate Professor, PhD
Foreign languages are becoming extremely important today both in the field of personal communication and professional interaction, due to the dynamic changes in society, which have become a consequence of globalization processes in all spheres of human activity as well as the emergence of innovative technologies.
Taking into account the role of English, French and German as languages of international communication in the world and in order to ensure the integration of Ukraine into the European political, economic and scientific and educational space, teachers of the Department of Foreign Languages for Professional Purposes, who work with students of technological and technical majors, face important tasks. First, in a short period of time, to teach applicants primarily a functional foreign language for effective interpersonal and business communication in a foreign language environment. Secondly, to gradually form in students the ability to use a foreign language for practical work in the field, increase their professional communication level, and achieve career goals.
In order to improve the level of pedagogical skills, teachers get acquainted with the latest teaching methods, special teaching techniques, thus they could choose an appropriate and effective method according to the level of knowledge and interests of learners, to draw their attention and interest to the language. In order to confirm knowledge of a foreign language competence at the B2 level and above, as well as to understand the specifics of international exams for quality training of Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Postgraduate students, teachers successfully pass exams and receive international certificates.
The Department provides training for students at the educational and qualification levels of "Bachelor", "Master" and "Doctor of Philosophy" in the following disciplines: "Foreign Language (for Professional Use)", "Foreign Language for Academic and Professional Communication", "Foreign Language: Practical Scientific Communication Skills", "Scientific Communication in a Foreign Language", "Foreign Language for Engineering", "Business Foreign Language", "Everyday English", "Second Foreign Language", "Intensive Course on Foreign Language", "Professional Communication in a Foreign Language" , "Professional Communication in a Foreign Language".