Dr.Hab., Professor I.M. Turevsky1
PhD, Associate Professor A.Y. Frolov1
PhD, Associate Professor О.B. Seregina1
PhD, Associate Professor G.A. Petrushina1
PhD, Associate Professor L.V. Tarasenko1
1Tula State Lev Tolstoy Pedagogical University, Tula
The article gives an account of Tula State Lev Tolstoy Pedagogical University Physical Education Department's history and activity with accomplishments of its students and graduates and core fields of the joint research activity of the faculty and students.
One of the priority fields for the Physical Education Department is the students’ health protection and improvement, healthy lifestyle promotion and sociopathic behaviour prevention activity. Top priority in the research projects of the Physical Education Department is given to the following issues: physical activity control; mental and physical training; drug control and prevention in the young people communities; personality and professional qualities development by academic sports. The Physical Education Department keeps in touch with its graduates and invites them to yearly thematic meetings, conferences, workshops, master classes and advanced training courses.
In addition to its statutory mission of highly-skilled athletes’ training, the Physical Education Department traditionally and largely contributes to the physical training and sporting activity at kindergartens of Tula city in cooperation with CYORSS trainer-instructors. Presently Tula State Lev Tolstoy Pedagogical University trains bachelors, masters and postgraduates in the Physical Education discipline. The article gives an overview of the Physical Education Department success history and education polices in training of the highly competent physical education specialists that actively contribute to the ongoing mass sporting, health and physical training activity in their municipalities, regions and country on the whole.
Keywords: history, university, research and competitive accomplishments.
- Turevsky I.M. Razvitie lichnosti uchashcheysya molodezhi v protsesse zanyatiy fizicheskoy kulturoy i sportom [Development of students' personalities in physical education and sports process]. Tula: TPPO publ., 2017, 395 p.
- Frolov A.Y. Innovatsionnye tekhnologii v fizicheskom vospitanii i sporte [Innovative technologies in physical education and sport]. Mater. vseros. nauch.-prakt. konf. s mezhdunar. uchastiem [Proc. Rus. res.-practical conf. with internat. particip.]. Tula: TSLTPU publ., 2015, 428 p.