Center of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial

The Center of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial — is one of the youngest department in Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University. It was founded on the 12th of September 2003 and was entitled «The Institute of Postgraduate Education of Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University».

The Head of the Institute was O. V. Kharchyshyna Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor, and now Doctor of Economics, Professor. The Department of Pedagogy and Psychology was the part of the Institute, it was headed by T. I. Shanskova Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor.

The Faculty of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial was founded as a result of the reorganization of the Institute of Postgraduate Education and the Faculty of Pre-University Tutorial due to the Rector’s order № 150-k of 11 September 2008.

The first dean was L. M. Yanovych, Candidate of Biological Sciences, Associate Professor, and now Doctor of Biological Sciences, Pro-rector in educational work.

On 30 October 2012 the Faculty was renamed the Center of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial.

Today the center is headed by T. Ye. Rozhnova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of Pedagogy, Psychology and Educational Institutions Management.

The center staff includes two methodologists, an expert of the 1st category, three specialists in practical training. In the period 2003-2015 1050 students were prepared in different specialties.

The main task of the Centre of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial is to provide high quality education. We offer post-graduate education (retraining), training for Master degree in specialty 8.18010020 «Managing Educational Institutions»; pre-university tutorial; course training of blue-collar workers (vocational-technical education).

Postgraduate Education (training the specialists):

  • 014 Secondary education (The English language and literature);
  • 014 Secondary education (The German language and literature);
  • 014 Secondary education (The Ukrainian language and literature);
  • 014 Secondary education (Biology);
  • 014 Secondary education (Chemistry);
  • 014 Secondary education (Physical Education);
  • 014 Secondary education (History);
  • 014 Secondary education (Mathematics);
  • 014 Secondary education (Computer Science);
  • 053 Psychology;
  • 231 Social work;
  • 073 Management;
  • 012 Pre-school education;
  • 013 Primary education.

Master’s degree:

0306 «Management and Administration» specialty «8.073 Management (School Management)». Masters get qualification: the head of enterprises, institutions and organizations (in the field of education and industrial training).

Pre-University Tutorial:

  • preparatory courses for entry the Universities and for the EIT for citizens of Ukraine and foreigners;
  • preparatory courses for foreigners for entering the Ukrainian Universities are carried out in directions:
    • Health care, Physical education, Agricultural and Biological specialties;
    • Economic specialties;
    • Humanities;
    • Psychology;
    • Mathematics, Mechanics;
    • Physics;
    • Chemistry.
  • course training of blue-collar workers (vocational-technical education):
    • Courses for obtaining driver’s license in category «В»;
    • Haircutting courses (hairmodeling);
    • Courses on the basics of massage therapy;
    • Classes on the basics of artistic manicure.

About 19,368 people have visited pre-university tutorials, most of whom have became students of different universities. Almost 70% of them enter our university.

44 groups, about 1,065 people have completed the course for obtaining driver’s license in category «В».

21 groups have completed the haircutting course. Today the courses are one of the best in Zhytomyr region. After graduation 50% of graduates work at the beauty salons.

Classes on the basics of massage therapy completed 246 people.

In 2012 Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University received a license allowing to complete the preparation of the masters in specialty: 8.18010020 «Managing educational institutions». After graduation the masters get the following qualifications: head of the institutions and organizations (in the field of education and vocational training).

The first masters were 23 graduates of different Ukrainian universities — heads of educational institutions of different levels, deputy head masters, teachers, heads of departments and their staff. The second admission in 2013 included 27 students, in 2014 — 40 students, in 2015 also 40 students. The preparation of masters is carried out on state and contract basis. Students are active participants of different conferences and educational programs, including program: «Education in Austria». Since 2012 the department is called «Pedagogy, Psychology and Managing Educational Institutions», it includes 9 teachers. It is headed by T. I. Shanskova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor.

The first graduates were: O. V. Horay, pro-rector of humanitarian education, training and international cooperation of Zhytomyr Nursing Institute, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences; S. V. Gordiychuk, pro-rector in educational field of Zhytomyr Nursing Institute, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences; I. V. Novitska, the head of Graduate and Doctoral in Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University; Yu. V. Salimonovych, a leading expert in the sector of vocational education and higher education management of Education and Science of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration; I. D. Kukhar, the head of Yasnohorodska school; T. V. Kharchenko, the head of kindergarten «Berizka» in Radomyshl; I. A. Verbovskyi, N. I. Pavliuk, the methodists of Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University.

Among the graduates of the Center of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial of Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State Univertsity in specialty «Social pedagogy» is Grygorii Fedorenko (artist), Archpriest Alexander (Fedorchuk) (rector of the church of St. Nicholas in Soloviyivka, Brusylivskyi district, Zhytomyr region); in specialty «Physical education» — Kumechko Elena (Master of Judo, International Master of Sports in Sambo, world champion and the winner of the World Cup in sambo, a member of the national team of Ukraine Sambo, coach and instructor SDYUSH in Zhytomyr), Volodymyr Matviychuk (eightfold champion of Ukraine in boxing, winner of the European Championship in 2011, winner of the World Cup among servicemen in 2004 and multiple champion and winner of numerous international competitions in Class «A»); in specialty «Computer Science» — Kovalchuk Olena Antonivna (Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of Methodology of teaching mathematics, physics and computer science); in specialty «Ukrainian language and literature» — V. Yu. Pidhurska (Candidate of Philology, Associate Professor at the Department of Methodologys of teaching language and culture of professional language); in specialty «English language» — Bangura Michael Peter (a citizen of the Republic Sierra Leone), etc.

The realization of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial is an important and perspective direction of Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University, it needs further development, improvement, expansion. In the long term the center plans to get new licenses for educational activities for new specialties.

Administration

Rozhnova Tetiana Yevhenivna

Position: the Head of the Center of Postgraduate Education and Pre-University Tutorial.

Scientific degree: Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor.

The beginning of career at the university: 2012.

Higher education: Lesya Ukrainka Volyn State University, the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, specialty «Mathematics and Physics». Central Institute of Postgraduate Pedagogical Education of the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine, Master in specialty: «Managing Educational Institutions».

Scientific interests: Managing Educational Institutions on the basis of innovative technologies.

Publications: more than 30.

Mukhina Inna Valeriivna

Position: an expert of the 1st category.

Higher education: Private higher educational establishment «The Institute of enterprising and modern technologies», specialty «Finance», 2007, Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University, specialty «Social Pedagogy», 2014.

The beginning of career at the university: 2014.

Duties: Classes for obtaining driver’s license in category «В»; Haircutting classes (hairmodeling); Classes on the basics of massage therapy; Classes on the basics of artistic manicure; «Fine Arts club».

Lipisovetska Nataliia Mykolaivna

Position: methodologist.

Higher education: Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State Pedagogical University, 2002.

The beginning of career at the university: 2000.

Duties: retraining (second higher education), assisting the process of Masters’ training, preparatory courses for citizens of Ukraine and foreigners.

Borysenko Daria Oleksandrivna

Position: methodologist.

Higher education: Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University, specialty «Philology* Language and Literature (English)», 2014.

The beginning of career at the university: 2015.

Duties: retraining (second higher education), assisting the process of Masters’ training, preparatory courses for citizens of Ukraine and foreigners.