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Technology of “cultural shock” in teaching natural and technical disciplines

I.O. Kirilchuk
80,00 Р

UDC 378:37.09   


I.O. Kirilchuk is Cand.Sci. (Engineering), doc. at South-West State University, Kursk city e-mail:


The problem of the gap between science and other areas of culture in university teaching of natural and technical disciplines is analyzed. The author finds a solution to the problem introducing technology “cultural shock” in teaching that disciplines at the university, based on identification and use of their humanitarian potential. The purpose of this technology is to train graduate, who possesses not only knowledge, skills, abilities and competences in separate professional field, but also having general cultural erudition, able to solve professional tasks in the context of culture. The author considers not only value foundations of educational practice, but also gives procedural characteristic (activity algorithm) and distinctive features of developed technology.

Key words: humanization of higher education, law of vivid impressions, cultural shock, teaching technology, natural and technical disciplines.



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