Life at TPU
Division for Russian Language was founded in 2017 by merging the Department of Russian as a Foreign Language (including the University’s Russian Language Testing Center), Interdisciplinary Department and Pre-University Department.
The main activities:
The courses provided by the division (pre-bachelor and pre-master training)
Biology, introduction to geology, geography, engineering graphics, informatics, cultural studies, linguistics, literature, mathematics, academic speech, fundamentals of anatomy, fundamentals of natural science, fundamentals of linguistics, fundamentals of social sciences and humanities, fundamentals of economics, Russian language, academic Russian language, advanced Russian, regional studies, physics, phonetics of Russian language, and chemistry.
International students (bachelor students)
Russian language (adaptation course), advanced Russian
International students (master students)
Advanced Russian (adaptation course)
International exchange students
Academic writing, active processes in the modern Russian language; business language; history of the Russian literature of 19th century; history of the Russian literature of 20th century; conceptosphere of Russian culture, lexicology of the modern Russian language; language and culture studies; morphology; word formation. Syntax; preparation to the examinations TORFL-I (ТРКИ-I) and TORFL-II (ТРКИ-II); pragmatics of speech communication; practical phonetics of the modern Russian language psycholinguistics; Russian as a foreign language (listening; speaking; vocabulary; grammar; general possession; writing; reading); stylistics; theory of metaphor; phraseology of the modern Russian language.