DAAD Summer School "Psychology of Peaceful Co-Existing: Historical Experience of Multiculturalism of the Republic of Tatarstan " will take place in Kazan (Russia) – the center of crossing orthodox and muslim cultures.
The program will present a historical experience of the Republic of Tatarstan in multicultural psychological approach, behavioral models of Russians and Tatars in the context of long and peaceful co-existing in one cultural environment. The program contains learning mass-media immunity competence, intercultural relation competence, comparative characteristics of Russian and Tatar identities, language competence in multi-cultural environment, peculiarities of Russian philosophic thought, psychology of family interactions and values respecting in interethnic families in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russian language. Students will take additionally a number of psychological trainings on psychology of public speaking, emotional competence and goal-setting competence in Academy of Creativity and Development “Constellation of talents” and psychological center “Eventus”.
Who can take part?
The program contains:
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How can I apply?
One of the most important focus areas for us is teaching Russian as a foreign language. Summer/Winter School consists of intensive Russian language courses and acquaintance with Russian culture. Courses are conducted in the equipped up-to-date classrooms of Kazan Innovative University named after V. G. Timiryasov (IEML). The program offers a varied program of excursions and leisure activities. In the summer you will be provided with a peer-guide who will help you during your stay.
Language training programs for different levels of Russian proficiency (from full beginner) of the following duration:
School language: English/Russian
Application deadline: November, 10th (winter), May, 1st (summer)
The School consists of theoretical and practical classes. They will help the Attendees to reveal all features of their characters. It will teach how to take advantage of them in different life situations, to set aims and achieve them. Highly experienced professors and practitioners will share their work methods and will immerse students into psychological and multi-cultural environment. That’s why the School will be beneficial for both specialists and amateurs in Psychology.
The program concerns the following aspects:
Duration: 4 weeks ($300)
School language: English
Application deadline: June, 1st
This program consists of the following sections:
Duration: 2 months ($335)
School language: Russian
Language proficiency: Russian B1 and higher
Application deadline: April, 1st