Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: French/English/Russian


Main educational courses

  • Comparative Typology of French and English
  • General Linguistics and History of Linguistic Thought
  • French
  • English
  • Introduction to Modern Cultural Studies
  • Area Studies of French- and English-Speaking Countries
  • Typology of Languages and Cultures
  • Fundamentals of Intercultural Communication Studies
  • Culturological Fundamentals of Translation
  • Linguistic Etiquette in the French and English Language Environment
  • Linguoculturology: The Dialogue of Cultures and Formation of Multilingual Personality
  • French and English Lexicology
  • Translation and Interpreting
  • Linguistic Tools of National Identity: The French- and English-Speaking Worlds
  • Fundamentals of Cognitive Linguistics
  • History of Foreign Literature: 19th–21st Centuries
  • Theoretical and Practical Principles of Discourse Construction
  • Verbal Arts and Their Role in Integration Into Culture (the French- and English-Speaking Countries)

Our advantages

  • The uniqueness of the curriculum lies in its applied implementation and integrated approach. It is aimed at: the students acquiring two foreign languages at an equal professional level; as well as the skills of their flexible application in the cross-language environment and deep knowledge in the field of Anglo- and francophone culture. These competencies meet the modern needs of specialists in the field of cultural management, business communications, marketing, and innovative education;
  • Possession of such skills is extremely important for the organisation and conduct of international projects, forums, negotiations, and mediation in international processes. This includes the need for simultaneous interpreting;
  • The programme is designed not only for linguists. It is also suitable for specialists and bachelors in economics, law, art, journalism, etc., who consider working in the sphere of international cooperation;
  • As a result of the training, graduates will receive deep bilingual knowledge, and get acquainted with the methodology of modern linguistics and lingua-culturology. They will also be able to apply their knowledge in various fields of international activity.

Future career

The graduates are trained to work as linguists, translators and interpreters, manager of cultural projects.

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