Department of Translation and Foreign Languages.
Department manager: Prutchykova Valentyna Vasylivna
Address Кафедра перевода и иностранных языков ,НМетАУ, пр. Гагарина, 4, Днепропетровск, 49600, Украина
Phone: (+38056) 374-82-64 (+38056) 3748261 Для абітурієнтів: (+38050) 361-63-75
Alternative homepage: https://www.facebook.com/Кафедра-перевода-и-иностранных-языков-270272140286580/
The Department of Translation and Foreign Languages belongs to the Faculty of Humanities of NMetAU. The department provides training of bachelors in the specialty 035.041 "Philology (German and Literature (including translation), the first - English, the second - German)" in the field of knowledge 03 "Humanities", as well as training in foreign languages (English, German, French) students , who study under the programs of the first (bachelor's), second (master's) and third (PhD) higher education levels of all specialties of full-time and correspondence forms of study.
Senior teachers of the department also carry out targeted language training in foreign languages within the framework of international academy projects, in academic and scientific cooperation with the partner universities of the academy.
13 teachers work in the department. Among them, there are 10 teachers (section "Philology") and 3 (section "Foreign languages"). The teachers of the department are actively engaged in research work, participate in international programs, all-Ukrainian and international scientific conferences, publish educational and scientific literature, publish their works in leading Ukrainian and foreign journals.
Since 2004, after successfully licensing the specialty "Translation", the department functions as graduation. During this period in 2008 and 2009, the department successfully passed accreditation on the preparation of students of educational and qualification levels "bachelor" and "specialist". Bachelor-philologists are trained with in-depth knowledge of scientific and technical translation, the practical improvement of which occurs when passing the practice at the leading enterprises of the city, in the regional state administration and various organizations.
Upon completion of the bachelor's educational qualification, students in most cases enter the master’s program in the academy in the field of "Intellectual property", "Project management", "Management", which greatly expands their opportunities for further employment and professional improvement. Training in the Bologna system also allows them to continue their studies in European higher education institutions.
Students of Philology specialty take an active part in the scientific work of the department, in the Olympiads, all-Ukrainian and international scientific conferences. Each year, the Academy hosts a scientific and practical student conference "Young Academy", within which there are the sections "Translation" and "Foreign Languages".
So far, the department has completed 12 issues of bachelors in philology and 9 issues of specialists in philology (translation).
The chair is headed by Ph.D., Assoc. Prof. Prutchykova V.V., Ph.D., Assoc. Prof. Pronina H.M., Candidate of Philology, Assoc. Prof. Kalko R.M., Ph.D., Assoc. Prof. Abramova O.V., Assoc. Prof. Ostretsova I.V., Candidate of Psychology, Assoc. Prof. Sharkova N.F., senior teacher Piddubna L.M., senior teacher Hromova O.P., senior teacher Davydova T.A., senior teacher Myrhorodska O.S., senior teacher Nikitina I.P., senior teacher Kyrpyta TV, teacher Pidvysotska H.V.
The department is located in rooms 422, 423 and 424 of the main building of the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine (the 4th floor).
Main premises of the department:
1. Linguaphone class (room 426);
2. Video Classroom (room 427);
3. Subject Classroom of German (428 A);
4. Subjective Classroom of French (615);
5. Subject English Classrooms (521, 522, 523);
6. Computer class (356).