January 21, 2021 at the Department of Language and General Humanitarian Training of Foreigners of the Institute of International Education of the I.I. Mechnikov held the III scientific and methodological seminar "Methodological and theoretical aspects of the language and general humanitarian training of foreigners at the present stage of development of higher education." Various reports were sounded at the seminar, presentations were shown.
Colleagues shared their scientific, methodological and practical experience gained in the process of research and professional experience. The variety of problems that were raised: smart technologies for teaching foreigners (Shakhina Yu.G.), interactive (Mazurok I.L.), reference materials (Bashkirova N.P.), dialogues (Boychenko A.V.), note-taking (Ivleva S.M.) and storytelling (Kot A.I.), ̶ in modern conditions of teaching the language to foreigners, the specifics of the work of the department are comprehensive.
A vivid scientific presentation was the monograph "Philological Notes (Articles on Literary Theory)" Assoc. Lyubetskoy V.V.
A guest, Tatiana Ostakhova, Assistant Professor of the University of Messina (Italy) took part in the workshop. Colleagues of the department, together with the guest, came to the conclusion about further cooperation of the department of language and general humanitarian training of foreigners with colleagues from the University of Messina. There are hopes for positive cooperation, because our universities are united in the name of Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, who made the discovery of phagocytosis in Messina.