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Development of Soft Skills by Doctoral Students

  • Elvira ValeevaEmail author
  • Julia Ziyatdinova
  • Farida Galeeva
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Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1135)

Abstract

This paper has been prepared as a part of the capacity building project “Modernization of Doctoral Education in Science and Improvement of Teaching Methodologies” made possible by the programs of Erasmus+. The main aim of this project is to improve the quality of doctoral education by implementing new teaching methodologies based on interdisciplinary approaches and international cooperation. The author presents Russian system of Doctoral education, its structure, content and main competences required for training highly qualified researchers. The paper focuses on developing communicative skills by PhD students in the framework of Foreign Language Course which is included Doctoral degree programs.

Keywords

Doctoral degree programs Soft skills 

Notes

Acknowledgment

The research was co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union under the grant “Modernization of Doctoral Education in Science and Improvement of Teaching Methodologies” (MODEST) No. 598549-EPP-1-2018-1-LV-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP (2018 – 2939/001 – 001).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elvira Valeeva
    • 1
    Email author
  • Julia Ziyatdinova
    • 1
  • Farida Galeeva
    • 1
  1. 1.Kazan National Research Technological UniversityKazanRussia

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