The Department of General Education Disciplines was created in accordance with the Presidential Decree “On Further Measures to Improve the System of Training the Personnel in the field of crime prevention and Public Safety” (No. 4166; February 7, 2019).
The main task of the Department is to perform educational and research work. Teachers develop students’ communication, reading, writing skills not only in Uzbek, but also in Russian, and other foreign languages using authentic legal texts (for example, decrees, contracts, etc.). In addition, students expand their knowledge in the field of information and communication technologies and the psychology of crime prevention and public safety.
Currently, 10 teachers and 1 head of the office are employed at the department.Most of the teachers have been trained and taken professional development courses in foreign educational institutions. Besides, they are actively taking part in local and international conferences.
The department conducts classes for bachelor’s degree students in the following disciplines:
1. Foreign language (Legal English)
2. Lawyer’s writing skills
3. Lawyer’s culture of communication
4. Information and communication technologies
5. Psychology of crime prevention and public safety