The University of the Third Age was established on the base of DSUM in 2015 as a key result of the Tempus project "Center for the Education of the Third Age". The training activities of the University are aimed at people aged 55+.

 

Would you like to study at the University of the Third Age?
 

In order to be enrolled, you should follow these three simple steps:

  • make sure you want to improve your computer skills and/or study English;

  • come to our Center at Karpinskogo Str., 58, room 306 to fill in the student’s application form, or download it on this page and send to the address 3au@inbox.dsum.edu.ua;

  • start your training at the University on October 1st.

 

The following programmes are available annually: 

 

Сomputer literacy course

The aim of the program is to build up-to-date awareness of information and computer culture, to acquire practical skills while working with modern computer technology and to use information technology to address various issues in everyday life.

The expected results of the training are as follows:

formation of knowledge of the main categories related to modern computer technology;

development of skills necessary to create and edit text documents, catalogue folders, store the required information;

ability to work with information on the Internet: search and order tickets; search for the desired location on the map using Google Maps, search for videos on YouTube; virtually travel around the world using personal devices or SmartBoard in class (using 3d technology).

 

 

English language course

The aim of the course is to develop communicative competence (language, socio-cultural, compensatory), which corresponds to the level of language proficiency in English (A1).

The expected results of the training are as follows:

development of communicative competence (speech, socio-cultural, compensatory), which corresponds to the level of initial knowledge of English (A1);

acquirement of new adapted authentic texts of different styles: journalistic, artistic, popular science, using the main types of reading techniques (introductory, study, search) depending on the communicative task;

development of Internet correspondence skills, including filling out the application forms, writing information about yourself in the CV or creating a page on social networks, sending comments using English-language Internet slang.

 

 

Our students form an active community of the city, they enhance their various skills, form a modern worldview and make new friends.

Join the team of the students of the University of the Third Age. All courses are free of charge. 

If you possess interesting and useful skills, knowledge and are ready to share them with your peers at the University of the Third Age, you are more than welcome to join our friendly team.

We will help you organize a personal course and provide with a training room at a convenient time.

Do not miss the chance and take the opportunity to share your unique experience and add an outstanding page to your life-book.

 

For detailed information, please contact us at:

Mariupol, Karpinskogo Str., 58, room 306.
+38 050 1520186 
3au@inbox.dsum.edu.ua
Ievgeniia Dragomirova,
director of the University of the Third Age