Zaporizhzhia National University continues to develop fruitful cooperation with foreign universities for implementation of international educational standards in Ukraine. The University of Tartu (Estonia) is one of the important partners of Zaporizhzhia National University.
Associate Professor of the Department of English Philology and Linguodidactics Natalya Nadtochii and the senior editor of the Television Laboratory of the Department of Journalism Kateryna Vavilova were invited by Estonian colleagues at Narva College of the University of Tartu to participate in the internship. The trip took place within the framework of the Erasmus+ KA2 international project "Capacity Building in Higher Education Foreign Language Teacher Training Capacity Development as a Way to Ukraine’s Multilingual Education and European Integration /MultiEd". Lecturers from the Ukrainian partner universities of Ternopil, Kryvyi Rih, Zaporizhzhia, Kyiv, Bakhmut, Poltava, and Cherkasy joined the internship course, which took place on August 22-28, 2022.
The purpose of the visit was the development of the e-course "CLIL Methodology" and uploading its pilot version to the Moodle system of Volodymyr Hnatyuk Ternopil National University. Associate Professor of the Department of English Philology and Linguodidactics of ZNU Natalia Nadtochii acted as the developer of one of the course modules. Together with her colleagues she studied new modern tools for creating interactive content of the course, which will later be actively used in the universities of Ukraine and abroad.
Kateryna Vavilova, the senior editor of the Television Laboratory of ZNU, made video presentations for each module. Together with other participants she conducted a series of filming of speakers, after which the videos were edited and graphically designed. The internship participants expressed their sincere gratitude to the internship organizers – project managers of the University of Tartu Oleksandra Golovko and Christian Klauks for the support and the opportunity to gain invaluable experience and get one-step closer to the European integration of Ukraine.