Educational and methodological support as a condition for the effectiveness of the educational process (on the example of professional training of future specialists in railway transport)
Abstract. The article reveals the importance of educational and methodological support to ensure the effectiveness of professional education of future railway transport specialists.
The key task of professional education in terms of higher education is training of qualified specialists who have professional competence, professional knowledge at a sufficient (high) level, a number of professionally important qualities that are the basis for their competitiveness in the labor market in conditions of high requirements for professionals in the industry.
Researchers note that there are many contradictions in the organization of the educational process in professional education institutions: between the interpretation of education quality criteria based on scientific theories and concepts of education quality and the real assessment of demand for qualified professionals on the labor market (regional, social, European); between the constantly growing requirements for the quality of professional education in the context of lifelong education and the existing high-quality staffing, scientific and methodological, logistical provision.It is possible to overcome these contradictions if a system of educational and methodological provision of the educational process is formed, while the profile of institutions and the purpose of their functioning must be taken into account.
The recommendations of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine on the development of educational and methodological provision in the institutions of higher (professional higher) education are considered and analyzed. Educational and methodical provision is a set of educational and methodical materials that reproduce the content of the educational process, determine its structure and predict the outcome of educational activities, as well as contain a certain algorithm of the educational process in the educational institution (professional higher, higher). The educational and methodical complex is considered to be means of activating and optimizing the educational process in professional educational institutions.
The components of educational and methodical provision (curriculum, working curricula, curricula of separate disciplines) are analyzed.
The educational and methodical provision of mathematical cycle disciplines is analyzed.
Key words: educational and methodical provision, professional education, educational process, result of educational process, future specialists, railway transport.