professional standards

Legal Provision of Lawyers and Political Scientists’ Training under the Introduction of Professional Standards

Introduction. This article is devoted to the analysis of problems of legal provision of training for higher educated specialists in the field of jurisprudence and political science. These problems are primarily related to the improvement of the quality of higher education and the implementation of popular educational programmes by educational institutions of higher education focused on the particular economic sector and employers’ interests. That is why the introduction of professional standards and the development of professional and public accreditation of educational programmes in the field of jurisprudence and political science are becoming more important. The choice of data analysis is due to the need to improve the training mechanism enabling professionals to acquire fundamental knowledge, and, above all, relevant skills, consciousness in the current regulation of public relations, i.e. to be competitive in the labor market. Purpose. The main goal of the work is to identify problematic aspects of legal provision of training for lawyers and political scientists under the modernization of higher education in Russia. Results. The authors analyzed the legislative regulation of social relations in the training in connection with the development and implementation of professional standards and the improvement of professional public accreditation. Conclusion. The authors conclude that problems may be caused by the fact that the standards lack the awareness of specific professional activities of specialists to be, by contradictions between federal legislation and legal acts of executive bodies, and difficulties in determining the content of professional standards in the field of jurisprudence and political science.

Activities Professionalization of Corporate Control Systems in Russian Companies

Introduction. Article explains the necessity of activities professionalization of corporate control systems in Russian companies. Clear scientific selection of processes in the corporate governance system will determine their specificity, the composition of labor actions and functions for the formation of professional standards, which, in its turn will perform benchmarks in the development of educational programs for various levels of training in higher education system. Professionalization of the activities on corporate governance requires a clear separation of business processes and standardization functions. Theoretical analysis. The study of legal and corporate standards, coupled with the best practice of board of directors organization of the Russian companies has allowed to identify the main subject areas (directions) of activity in the corporate governance systems. Results. The author shows the relationship of corporate governance processes needs with the labor functions of existing professional standards for the purpose of justify the existing gaps in the qualifications required for the operation of corporate governance systems. Corporate management activities needs a professionalization and specialization, which in turn will require the restructuring of the corporate governance systems.