|Programme||Course duration||Tuition fee, rubles/USD*||Academic hours||Course dates||Groups|
|Preparatory Program (TORFL)||10 months||85000/1500||1080 hours (Russian Language hours profile training)||1.10.2017-
|Up to 12 people|
Online Russian lessons by Skype
Group Russian courses / groups up to 5 students
|Course price - 15 €||Course price – 200 €|
|Per 1 academic hours||20 ac. hours – per week|
This course is aimed at foreign nationals with no prior knowledge of Russian. After completing this program, the students will get a grasp of elementary conversational Russian in everyday situations. It is the best option for those who come to Russia to work. After completing this course, you will be able to pass the test for patent and work permit.
This course is aimed at foreign nationals who already learned some Russian in school and have an elementary level command of the language. After completing this course, the student will be able to apply their language skills to deal with practical tasks in routine everyday situations, establish and maintain personal relations and use basic language tools. This course aims at developing skills to enable a student to pass tests for temporary or permanent residence permit, to apply for Russian nationality or work permit.
This course is aimed at those foreign nationals who have already mastered the basic level of Russian as a foreign language. After completing this course, the students will be able to use their skills of Russian in most everyday, professional and academic situations, to maintain social and professional contacts and master the fundamentals of the Russian linguistic system. The students will also be able to take the first certification level test to apply to a Russian university.
This course is aimed at those foreign nationals who have mastered the Intermediate level of Russian as a foreign language.
After completing the course, the applicants will be able to deal with social, professional and interpersonal issues, understand the information found in media, operate various language styles, communicate fluently in a wide range of situations and carry out professional activities in the Russian language in the related subject areas: humanities, engineering, natural sciences, etc. The students will also be able to take the second certification level test to obtain a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree from a Russian university (except select degrees).
* Number of hours depends on professional focus of the program.
This course is aimed at those foreign nationals who have mastered the Upper Intermediate level of Russian as a foreign language. After completing the course, the applicants will be able to deal with social, cultural and professional issues, operating a variety of styles of Russian and grasping hidden meanings of words and notions. The applicants will be able to speak spontaneously and fluently without any difficulties in choosing words and expressions, be involved in a debate-style conversation, use the language efficiently for academic and professional purposes. The students will also be able to take the third certification level test to conduct professional activity in Russian in areas such as Linguistics, Translation, Editing, Journalism, International Relations and Management.
This course is aimed at those foreign nationals who have mastered the Advanced level of Russian as a foreign language. After completing this course, the applicants will be able to comprehend everything perceived by listening or reading, explore complex subjects spontaneously, fluently and accurately, accentuating shades of meanings, compose complex and coherent written texts based on several verbal and written sources with justifications and clarifications relevant to the topic. The applicants will be able to engage in teaching and research activities in Russian. Полученные знания позволят сдать экзамен на 4 сертификационный уровень. The Fourth Level Certificate is a minimum requirement for obtaining a specialist’s and master’s degrees in Russian Philology, a PhD in Philology and Teaching. The number of academic hours shall be calculated separately for each applicant based on the test results.
The students will get to know the methods of teaching spoken language, grammar, vocabulary, country-specific facts, basic cross-cultural communication techniques in teaching RFL, speech generation techniques, progress assessment techniques, theory and practice of organizing classes of Russian as a Foreign Language. After completion of the program, the students are awarded an approved professional development certificate or a refresher training diploma.
The students will get to know the specifics of teaching Russian as a Foreign Language to children, including all basic aspects of the language, methods of arranging and conducting RFL classes for children of varying age, RFL standards and requirements for bilingual and monolingual children, specific in communication between an adult and a child when teaching a child Russian as a foreign language, use of tests, games and technical aids in teaching RFL to children, selection of teaching materials. After completion of the program, the students are awarded an approved professional development certificate or a refresher training diploma.
The program of Russian as a Foreign Language aims at providing professional and special competences required for professional activity in teaching Russian language to foreign nationals. The students will acquire the following skills: methods of teaching Russian as a Foreign Language (RFL); contemporary Russian; linguistic and methodical foundation of teaching RFL grammar and vocabulary; teaching listening comprehension; teaching written communication; teaching pronunciation; teaching speaking;text as a linguistic didactic unit and methods of working with a sample of fiction; teaching reading; linguistic and cultural aspects of the language and cross-cultural communication as related to RFL; information and communication technology in teaching RFL; control and testing system in teaching RFL. After completion of the program, the students are awarded a retraining diploma authorizing them to carry out professional activities in teaching Russsian as a foreign language.