Faculty of University-wide Disciplines
Dean: Sergey Kulikov
Address: 634041, Tomsk, pr. Komsomolsky, 75
Phone: ( 3822) 522382, internal phone: 294
The objectives of the faculty
The faculty carries out educational activities on subjects of common cycle of the humanities, social, economic and scientific disciplines for all teaching and non-teaching areas of all teaching and non-teaching areas of education, which is being provided by Tomsk State Pedagogical University. The need for training in scientific disciplines is determined not only by their requirements in the federal standards, but also by a number of other reasons.
Firstly, the role of science in modern society has changed significantly in recent decades. From the in-crowd sphere of interests science has become a powerful driving force of modern civilization. Secondly, virtually all spheres of social life undergo the influence of scientific achievements and depend on the effectiveness of high technology, the main product of modern science.
Ability of modern human society to obtain existing knowledge and technology within the professional pedagogical activity and beyond it, as well as the formation of skills allowing to participate in the processes of creation of new technological solutions, requires a broad outlook and great erudition, which are formed by learning a complex of the common humanities, social, economic and scientific disciplines.
the main features o fFaculty of University-wide Disciplines training program:
All TSPU students undergo in the faculty’s learning, educational and academic activities. A fundamental requirement of modern professional activities includes scientific understanding of personality, psychological, social, cultural and historical factors of its formation as well as realizing the impact medicine, mathematics and science have on life safety and comfort. Thus, the study of the common humanities, social, economic and scientific disciplines is a necessary condition for mastering the core competencies of future professional activity.
Subdivisions of the faculty:
- Department of Foreign Languages
- Department of Biomedical Sciences
- Department of General Computer Science
- Department of General Pedagogy and Psychology
- Department of Russian History and Culture
- Department of Russian language and Culture of Speech
- Department of Philosophy and Social Science