On the Question of Linguo-Regional Orientation of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language
Liubov Ts. Tarchimaeva, Candidate of Science (Philosophy), Associate Professor, Associate Professor of the Department of Russian as a Foreign Language, Director of Testing Center for Russian as Foreign Language, ORCID https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8552-625X, Banzarov Buryat State University
Abstract. Introduction. The formation of socio-cultural competence in a multicultural environment is an urgent topic of modern foreign language education. The purpose of the research is to reveal the peculiarities of teaching Russian to foreign students in a regional Russian University.
Materials and Methods. The object of the research is the method of forming socio-cultural competence in the process of teaching Russian with a linguo-regional orientation. The material of the research is local history texts about the traditions, history and culture of the Buryat people, which are adapted for educational purposes and supplemented by the author’s development of lexical and grammatical tasks. The scientific and methodological material is presented on the basis of a descriptive method of research and analysis of their own pedagogical experience.
Results. The scientific novelty consists in the consideration of practical forms of work on the formation of socio-cultural competence, taking into account the national and regional component, using the example of teaching Russian to foreigners at the Buryat state University. The research results in a fragment of a lesson on regional studies developed within the framework of the linguistic and regional orientation of Russian language teaching in the regions of Russia.
Conclusion. In the future, the systematic use of local history material in the educational process will expand the productive forms of work on the formation of socio-cultural competence for foreigners who have arrived for a language internship at a regional Russian University.
Keywords: Russian as a foreign language, linguistics, national and regional component, linguistics, socio-cultural competence, language training, Buryatia.
For citation: Tarchimaeva L. Ts. On the Question of Linguo-Regional Orientation of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language. Pedagogicheskiy IMIDZH = Pedagogical IMAGE. 2020; 14(4): 597–606. DOI: 10.32343/2409-5052-2020-14-4-597-606