The Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation has published the first training video tutorial on the Russian language for government officials in the public domain. The agency published it on its website, as well as on its Youtube page. In total, the course is designed for 24 lessons, the total duration of training is & mdash; & nbsp; four hours. The amount of the state contract was 1 million 375 thousand rubles.
Why do they want to teach officials?
The main goal of the training course & mdash; & nbsp; to teach officials to speak and write about complex government issues in a more understandable and accessible language , they say in the Accounts Chamber.
“ We see a significant demand from society for the authorities to be even more understandable, to speak the same language with people. Therefore, we initially created our course not only for ourselves, but also for all civil servants, so that each department has expanded the ability to provide information about itself in a language understandable to all, & mdash; & nbsp; said Director of the Department of External Communications of the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation Pavel Demidov. & Nbsp;
What exactly will the officials be taught?
The training will consist of three blocks:
- & laquo ; Basics of structuring information. ''
- “ Lexical and stylistic content of the text. ''
- “ Visual content. ''
Each block has a cycle of video lessons and presentations to them.
What is the first video lesson about?
The topic of the first video lesson: “ Basics of structuring information. Informativeness of the text and volume. ''For six minutes, the presenter talks to officials about the importance of written reports & nbsp; as documents reflecting the result of the activities of a state organization. In this case, & mdash; & nbsp; of the Accounts Chamber.
& laquo; Report & mdash; & nbsp; is the main product and result of the activities of the JV RF. Therefore, it should be understandable to everyone, including the population & raquo ;, & mdash; & nbsp; the lesson says.
For citizens to be able to navigate in complex reports and understand what's what, officials need to adhere to the following principles:
- The text of the report should have a logical structure.
- Duplication and redundancy should be avoided.
- The presentation should be simple, but not primitive.
- Visual aids can make it easier to understand text.
- The language of the report, despite the fact that the task is to draw up a formal and business text, should be understandable to any reader.
“ Through the openness of the Accounts Chamber, it develops the “ feeling of a taxpayer '', qualitatively ensures the constitutional right of citizens to participate in the management of state affairs and contributes to an increase in the orientation of the activities of the authorities towards public interests, & mdash; & nbsp; said in the educational presentation.
< p> Despite the fact that officials should strive to speak and write not in clerical, but in Russian, when drawing up reporting documentation, they should still be guided by regulatory standards, the authors of the video course emphasize. & nbsp;
What will the second video lesson be about? & nbsp;
The second lecture will be devoted to & nbsp; & quot; Written Communication. & quot; Also, officials are promised to tell how to make the report “ understandable to most people '' ; how to shorten it without losing its meaning and remove the tautology from the text.
You can read the lectures & nbsp; here.
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