Department of Philosophy and Ideological Work

The department carries out educational activities at the first and second steps of higher education and also at the faculty for advanced training and retraining of leading cadres, is engaged in scientific research, provides scientific and methodological support of ideological work in the system of law enforcement agencies.
Коллектив кафедры философии и идеологической работы

Information

Office: +375-17 289-23-00
Address: 220005, Minsk, Masherov Ave., 6

Руководство кафедры

Масленченко Сергей Валерьевич

Head of the Department of Philosophy and Ideological Work

Sergey Maslenchenko

colonel of militia
Candidate of Cultural Sciences, Associate Professor
Honored Officer of the Internal Affairs Bodies of the Republic of Belarus

Brief Background

In 2000 he graduated from the Department of Cultural Studies of the Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences of the Belarusian State University.

In 2000-2012 he served as a lecturer, senior lecturer, deputy head of the philosophy department, philosophy and ideological work of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. He has been heading the chair of philosophy and ideological work since January 2012.

He is the author of numerous scientific works, the sphere of scientific interests is the methodology of research of actual ideological processes of the present, philosophy and sociology of law, theory of law and information law, sociology of network space, mass communication, interaction with the public, culturology, theory and history of Belarusian culture.

He was awarded the medal "For Irreproachable Service" of the III degree. He was awarded the scholarship of the President of the Republic of Belarus in the nomination "Talented Young Scientists - Candidates of Science" (2012), Gratitude of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2017).

Мисун Елена Николаевна

Deputy Head of the Department of Philosophy and Ideological Work

Elena Misun

colonel of militia
Candidate of Sociological Sciences

Brief Background

In 1999 she graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy and Economics of the Belarusian State University, in 2010 finished postgraduate study at the Belarusian State University.

In the internal affairs bodies since 2000. She began her career as a laboratory technician in the Department of Legal Informatics, in 2001-2015 she worked as a teacher as a senior teacher as assistant professor of the philosophy and ideological work of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Deputy Head of the Department of Philosophy and Ideological Work since June 2015.

Awarded with various awards and rewards.

Department: History and Modern Period

The history of the Department of Philosophy and Ideological Work dates back to 1958, when the subject-methodological commission on social and economic disciplines was formed in the Minsk branch of the correspondence school faculty of the Higher School of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the USSR. On its basis - the Department of Marxism-Leninism - in 1975, the Department of Philosophy and Scientific Communism was established at the Minsk faculty of the Moscow branch of the legal correspondence course at the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the USSR. After a number of transformations in June 2008, the department received its modern name.


The current staff of the department is characterized by a high scientific and pedagogical level, significant creative potential and rich experience in institutions of higher education.

The teaching staff of the department has prepared a lot of textbooks, teaching aids, lecture courses, teaching materials, and curricula in the subjects taught. A number of publications were recommended by the Ministry of Education for use in institutions of higher education, as well as a training and methodological association for law enforcement activity.

Today the department conducts an active information and propaganda work among the personnel, civilian personnel of law-enforcement bodies and the population: the representatives of the department in the republican and district mass media, the central apparatus of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, territorial bodies of internal affairs, labor and student collectives throughout the country are constantly organized. Do not disregard the implementation of state programs of ideological orientation, for example, the "Young Talents of Belarus" program teaches the optional discipline "The Philosophy of Scientific Creativity", designed to help students cognitive and non-standard approach to solving problems not only of scientific but also of future professional activity.

The department constantly improves the quality of education, taking into account all the features of a dynamically developing information society. Since October 2016, the educational process of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has been using a specialized cabinet designed to train the leaders of the internal affairs bodies in public relations, mass media, and modern PR technologies. Within the framework of training sessions and scientific work, technologies for forming the image of law enforcement bodies, individual employees, as well as information support for the activities of law enforcement agencies, information and analytical work and dominance in the media and web space are explored. Based on the obtained empirical data, methodical recommendations are developed to neutralize risks, challenges and threats in the information sphere, technologies for overcoming negative information and psychological impact are developed.

The specialized cabinet allows during the lesson to divide the training group into subgroups and practice the skills of organizing and holding press conferences, briefings, hotlines, teleconferences, conference calls, webinars.

Research Activity

A number of fundamental researches are conducted at the department, including "Ideological support of the activity of law enforcement agencies in the context of ensuring the national security of the Republic of Belarus". Employees of the department carry out scientific and methodological support of sociological studies conducted by the Directorate of the ideological work of the Main Directorate of Personnel of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Department of Information and Public Relations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs: "Social and legal guarantees of employees of the internal affairs bodies of the Republic of Belarus", "Social (socio-political) sentiments in service collectives employees of law-enforcement bodies "," The role of mass media in forming the image of employees of law-enforcement bodies ". Reliable information obtained in the course of these studies allowed further to create a comprehensive social program aimed at maintaining the social well-being in the work collectives of employees of the internal affairs agenies, ensuring the maximum possibility of their intellectual, spiritual, moral, professional and service growth, and also allowed them to take literate administrative decisions aimed at increasing the effectiveness of the entire system of internal affairs bodies of the Republic of Belarus.

The department provides scientific and methodological support of ideological work in the system of internal affairs bodies and internal troops. Based on the conducted research, the teaching staff of the department took part in the development of the Concept of Ideological Work in the Internal Affairs Bodies of the Republic of Belarus, the Instruction on the Organization of Ideological Work in the Internal Affairs Bodies of the Republic of Belarus, the Methodological Recommendations on the Organization and Implementation of Ideological Work in the Internal Affairs Bodies, recommendations on the organization of individual educational work in the internal affairs bodies. Annually, the department participates in the creation of an electronic training and methodological complex "Ideological training", unified for internal affairs bodies.

At the department there is a cadet scientific circle, the participants of which successfully represent the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs at republican and interuniversity scientific-practical conferences and competitions.