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18:32 | Apr 18 | 2013

The resolution on improvement of quality of the Russian, the Yakut, foreign and native languages of the North East of Russia

On April 17 the resolution on improvement of quality of the Russian language, the Yakut language, foreign and native languages of the North East of Russia was adopted.

As the participants of the enlarged meeting of the Council on development of human knowledge of the North-Eastern Federal University named after M.K. Ammosov assure, in order to preserve and develop the diversity of languages ​​and cultures, students and teachers should lay stress on the languages knowledge ​​to increase competitive advantage of the university.

The head of the Department of Russian Philology of NEFU Marfa Tarabukina proposed to include “The Russian language and Culture of Speech” discipline into the list of compulsory courses of the basic educational program.

The head of the Department of Foreign Languages ​​in Technical and Natural Professions of the Institute of Foreign Philology and Regionology of NEFU Natalia Alekseeva proposed to increase the number of classroom hours in a foreign language to the basic part of the curriculum.

According to the director of the Institute of Language and Culture of Peoples of the North East of the RF Gavril Filippov, the Yakut language should be presented as a practice-oriented discipline in the two credit units.