Institute of International Education for study and Research of

V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

Language Training Department 1

Titarenko Olena Oleksiivna

Position: Lecturer.

Academic degree, title: Candidate of Science (Doctor of Philosophy) (2017).

Education: Philology Department at V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, specialty “Russian language and literature”. A postgraduate course at the Department of History of Russian Literature at the Philological Faculty. Ph.D. thesis was defended in 2017.

Department staff member: since 2013.

Executive secretary of the collection of scientific works (approved by the Higher Attestation Commission) “Present-day Teaching Languages at Higher Educational Institutions. Intersubject connections”.

Head of the anti-plagiarism committee of the department.

Continuing education:training course on the Ukrainian Language Department at V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (2016-2017).

Disciplines tought: Russian as a foreign language, Ukrainian as a foreign language, Foreign language of specialty, Business foreign language, Theory and practice of translation.

Working with students of economic and medical faculty from Turkmenistan, Turkey, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Morocco, Israel, India, and other countries.

Research areas: methods of teaching Russian and Ukrainian as foreign languages to foreign students of non-philological profile, development of training materials, teaching students reading artistic texts at RAFL classes.

Publications: author of 11 scientific articles, 3 textbooks (in co-authorship) on Russian literature.