Double Diploma Program Realizaation in Conditions of COVID-19 Pandemic
26.11.2020It is evident that under the influence of sanitary requirements associated with the COVID-19 virus, classes at Russian and French universities are held online. Second-year master’s students of IRGLIHT (majoring in 45.04.02 Linguistics, master’s program “Contrastive study of languages and cultures and innovational strategies of oral communication), who have been staying in Limoges since September 2020 following the double diploma program, are now studying using the newest technologies of video conferences.
On November 26, 2020, this teaching tool allowed giving a class involving two professors: Bertrand Westphal (Limoges University) and Alla Alekseevna Kornienko (Pyatigorsk State University).
The lecture was devoted to the problems of stereotypes, the word, and phenomenon within the framework of the module “Problématiques interculturelles”. Stereotypes were considered from the point of view of word-formation, sense-formation, functioning in the society, and their role in intercultural communication.