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DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY, POLITOLOGY AND UKRAINIAN STUDIES (PPU)

SAKUN Aita Valdurovna

PhD, associate professor, head of the department

Address: room 4-0406, 4-0408, educational building 4, Nemirovich-Danchenko street, 2, Kiev

Phones for reference:  +38044-256-29-70 (tutorial), +38044-256-29-12 (office of the Head of the Department)

e-mail: 

 

About the department
History

The Department of Philosophy, Political Science and Ukrainian Studies was established in July 2012 by combining of three university departments (philosophy and cultural studies, political science and sociology, and Ukrainian studies). The head of the department was Associate Professor A. A. Ilyina. Since 2015, the head of the department is Doctor of Philosophy, Associate Professor Sakun A. V.

The main functions of the department are: conducting educational process, scientific and methodical, scientific, organizational and educational work.

The department also prepares postgraduates and searchers of all profiles for examinations on the philosophy of science and research methodology.

Teaching Staff

Nowadays the Department of Philosophy, Political Science and Ukrainian Studies consists of 7 instructors, among them there are 6 associate professors, and 1 assistant professor. There are also 2 doctors of philosophical sciences, 1 candidate of political sciences, 1 candidate of social sciences, 1 candidate of historical sciences, 1candidate philosophical sciences.

SAKUN Aita Valdurovna, PhD, associate professor, head of the department.

 

ILIINA Antonina Anatolievna, PhD, associate professor.

 

PRODANYUK Fedir Nikolaevich, candidate of historical sciences, associate professor.

 

KADLUBOVICH Tatyana Ivanivna, candidate of political science, associate professor.

 

MNOZHINSKA Ruslana Volodymyrivna, candidate of philosophy, associate professor.

 

CHERNYAK Darina Sergiivna, candidate of sociological sciences, associate professor

 

GREBYNNIKOVA Natalia Volodymyrivna, assistant professor.

 

Educational and laboratory rooms

Lecture rooms:4-401, 4-401-а, 4-405, 4-407, 4-409, 4-402, 4-414, 4-416. 

Disciplines that are taught at the department

At the Department of Philosophy, Political Science and Ukrainian Studies lectures and seminars on such disciplines are held.:

  1. Ukrainian and foreign culture
  2. Philosophy, political science, sociology
  3. Religious Studies
  4. Philosophy of science and methodology of research
  5. Ukrainian Studies
  6. Philosophy of success
  7. Logics

Disciplines that are read at the department are compulsory for study regardless of the student’s chosen profession, since they are aimed at raising the level of general culture, forming a worldview, expanding the horizons, giving the modern young person the idea of society, the history of its formation and the processes taking place in it.

Research activities

Faculty of the Department constantly publish the results of their research in collections of scientific works and professional journals, participate in scientific conferences of different levels.

 

 

Year

Participation in conferences (number)

Number of articles

Number of theses

Number of methodical recommendations

Number of dictionaries, reference books

All-Ukrainian scientific conference of young scientists and students.  Number of prepared students 

Number of exhibitions of students creative works

2014

31

14

8

21

 

84

13

2015

12

13

5

16

1

65

15

2016

23

19

12

11

1

55

36

2017

17

18

10

5

2

95

33

2018

15

19

10

4

2

85

9

 

Within the framework of the Textbook program was prepared: a tutorial “The political system of modern society” (authors: Madisson V.V, Kadlubovich T.I., Chernyak D.S, Parkhomenko N.V.), a tutorial “Ukrainian thinkers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Reader” (comp. Mnozhinska R.V), a tutorial “ Philosophy, political science, sociology. Practical work for students” (A.V Sakun, T.I. Kadlubovich, D.S. Chernyak, N.V. Gribennikova, N.V. Parkhomenko), a tutorial for foreign students “ Philosophy, political science, sociology: reader” (comp.:A.V Sakun, T.I. Kadlubovich, R.V Mnozhinska O.I Khromova, D.S. Chernyak ).

Faculty of the department actively involve young people in scientific life and independent studies. The participation in the All-Ukrainian scientific conference of young scientists and students “Scientific developments of youth at the present stage” has become the tradition (sections: “Philosophical sciences”, “Ukrainian and foreign culture”, “Political science and sociology”.)

The department conducts creative contests, round tables, scientific seminars, master classes, exhibitions and presentations of creative student works devoted to commemorative dates.