MSU Professors Olga Krygina and Vyacheslav Kudlai undertook an scientific and pedagogical internship in Poland
Olga Krygina and Vyacheslav Kudlay, Associate Professors of the Cultural Science and Information Activity Department of Mariupol State University visited Polish University Collegium Civitas within the framework of the scientific and pedagogical internship, organized by the European League for Professional Development.
Young scientists from MSU presented the project "Experience of Mariupol State University in Internationalization: Favorable Factors and Restrictions", which received favorable reviews from the experts and colleagues.
In general, about 30 professors and scientists from Ukrainian higher education establishments presented their work. The participants of the internship exchanged their experience in implementing the policy of internationalization in HEE, improvement the quality of teaching work, improvement the possibilities of presenting the research results at the international level. They also attended college lectures at Collegium Civitas - reputable diplomats, businessmen, scientists and public figures.
Ukrainian teachers studied the history, current state and prospects of internationalization of education in Poland, and the experience of Polish colleagues in the Erasmus + program. Also, the participants of the internship got acquainted with the organization of labor of teachers and the problems of implementation of local management systems by the quality of educational services at Ukrainian universities.
The final stage of the internship was the lectures on the methodology for search and use of the grants for the internationalization of higher educational establishments. Recommendations on pedagogical approaches in working with foreign students and tips on organization of effective training were also useful.
The teachers of the Cultural Science and Information Activity Department of Mariupol State University have already participated in international internships organized by the European League of Professional Development together with Collegium Civitas. In 2017, head of the Cultural Science and Information Activity Department Associate Professor Galina Batichenko and associate professor of the Department Oksana Sivak visited Polish University and established necessary connection, and created the prerequisites for the further development of the Polish-Ukrainian partnership.