Educational Acmeology. Developmental Psychology
ISSN 2304-9790 (Print)
ISSN 2541-9013 (Online)


Higher Professional Education: Competence-Oriented Context

The article presents the analysis of history of formation, modern state and prospective of development of the competence-oriented approach in the system of Russian higher education. The article discloses specific character of the definitions of «competency» and «competence» in the context of various scientific approaches. The article presents comparative analyses data regarding competence-oriented and information-oriented approaches, which give the oppor­tunity for development of new educational technologies in the system of higher education.

«Acme», Efficiency of Activities and the Success of Stakeholder

The article discusses the problem of «acme» in the context of content and relationships of functional systems, which provide the efficiency of professional activity and social success of man as its subject. Two criteria - the measure of specialization of functional systems and the closeness of the relationships of the subject to environmental conditions, allow us to identify and arrange the concepts, according to the contents of the concepts which they denote: as Makings

Scenarios of Interconnection Between Academic Achievements and Intellectual-Cognitive Development of Students

The article presents theoretical analysis of the problem regarding descriptors of students’ academic achievements. It views scientific approaches based on intellect and competences. The study points out that the opposition between competences and intellect leads to their inclusion into the structure of cognitive abilities. Implementation of psychodiagnostic methods (for intellect diagnostics: Raven Progressive Matrices and A. P.

Managerial Competencies: Factors of “Necessity and Sufficiency” in the Description and Explanation of the Phenomenon

The study discusses results of the series of studies of competencies and features of their evaluation by managers (69 people) of different gender, age, length of employment, managerial experience, and positions, who are working in different companies. Hypotheses: 1. There are more and less relevant competencies among those that are evaluated as in-demand ones. 2. Competencies, which are evaluated as in-demand ones, are associated with evolution of managers as subjects. 3.

A Person as a Subject in the Continuum «Prerequisites – Competencies»

Purpose of the study: to reveal both the nature of their interrelations and the functional relationships of the reflected phenomena (as fragments of social reality) through analyzing the practice of using a number of scientific terms in psychology.