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Tekwondo and sport activities



National University of Uzbekistan

History of the Faculty of Taekwondo and sports activities
During the period of national independence of our Motherland, centuries-old reforms were carried out in all spheres of life of our country. Uzbekistan's cooperation with the international community is increasingly strengthening. Our achievements in the fields of science, education, manufacturing, medicine, sports and other fields are gaining worldwide recognition. Special attention is paid to young people, who are the decisive force of the present and future of our country.       
Today, representatives of our country achieve high results at the Olympic, World and Asian Games, as well as at prestigious international sports competitions. In particular, it should be particularly noted that the sport of taekwondo (WT) is dynamically developing and becoming increasingly popular among young people in our republic. In order to further develop the sport of taekwondo (WT) in the Republic of Uzbekistan, to improve the system of training highly qualified athletes and personnel, the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated November 16, 2017 No. -3390 “on the organization of the Faculty of Taekwondo and sports activities as part of the Mirzo Ulugbek National University of Uzbekistan” was adopted.             
In accordance with this resolution, the main tasks of the faculty were defined. In accordance with it, in order to train highly qualified personnel who have mastered the methods of teaching and practical training of the sport of taekwondo (WT), as well as its history, philosophy, classification, using modern pedagogical and information and communication technologies in the educational process.    

 Teaching staff of the faculty
In order to form a healthy lifestyle in society, create conditions corresponding to modern requirements for systematic physical culture and mass sports of the population, especially the younger generation, making a worthy contribution to the implementation of large-scale work aimed at the further development of physical culture and sports, as well as propaganda in all regions of the country of the importance of mass sports in the life of a person and society, among those who work hard to improve the system of selection and targeted training of talented athletes, there are professors and teachers who have been awarded the Order of Dustlik and the badge “Excellent Student of Physical Culture and Sports”.        

The number of teaching staff at the faculty is 34 people, including;
7-Candidate of Sciences
1-PhD person
9th senior teachers17 people.
The teaching staff consists of 25 men and 9 women.

Educational programs

 Modern training programs and methods aimed at developing their skills and knowledge have been developed to train highly qualified coaches and teachers, identify talented young athletes, and train professional athletes worthy of participating in international sports competitions.

In accordance with the curriculum, educational and methodological complexes have been prepared and published for the planned disciplines: The history of physical culture and the Olympic movement, swimming and its teaching methods, methods of teaching sports and outdoor games (football, volleyball, basketball).

Management of physical culture and sports, gymnastics and its teaching methods, athletics and its teaching methods, Taekwondo theory and methodology. Visual audio and video educational materials for students and youth are collected. In order to further improve the knowledge and skills of students in the field of sports activities (organization and management of taekwondo (WT) and sports events), the full use of the university sports complex has been established.

 The faculty has established the activities of 4 bachelor's degree courses. 
Bachelor's degree (full-time)
61010301-sports activity: (Taekwondo (WT))
61010302-sports activity: (rugby)
6103-sports activity: (wrestling)
60411201-management (organization and management of sports events)

Directions of correspondence education
5230213-management (organization and management of sports events)
5610700 - organization and management of sports events.                                
Contingent of students                       

Large-scale work is being carried out aimed at forming a healthy lifestyle, creating conditions that meet modern requirements for the systematic occupation of the younger generation in physical culture and sports, strengthening the confidence of young people in their will, strength and capabilities through sports competitions, fostering a sense of courage and patriotism, devotion to the Motherland, as well as systematic organization of the selection of talented athletes from among young people and further development of physical culture and sports. Large-scale work is being carried out aimed at forming a healthy lifestyle, creating conditions that meet modern requirements for the systematic occupation of the younger generation in physical culture and sports, strengthening the confidence of young people in their will, strength and capabilities through sports competitions, fostering a sense of courage and patriotism, devotion to the Motherland, as well as systematic organization of the selection of talented athletes from among young people and further development of physical culture and sports. It should be particularly noted that 517 students are currently studying at the faculty. Of these, 24 are disabled people of groups 1 and 2, bachelor's degree in sports activities-taekwondo (WT), sports activities-rugby, sports activities-wrestling and management (organization and management of sports events). All lectures and seminars for students with disabilities (hearing impairments) are widely organized at the faculty with the help of a sign language interpreter.

In the context of courses

1st year-107 people

2nd year-151 people

3rd year-75 people

4th year-61 people

Boys-324 people, girls-70 people.

Correspondence form of study

2nd year-38 people

3rd year-43 people

4th year-42 people

Boys-112 people, girls-11 people

                                           Gifted students
For regular classes of students and improving their sports skills in accordance with modern requirements, the university sports complex was completely renovated, new sports facilities, open sports arenas were created, in more than 10 sports clubs, students regularly engage in martial arts and sports games.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sh.M.Mirziyoyev's concern for young people, effectively using the conditions created by the university management to fully demonstrate their capabilities to students and youth, our students express their gratitude by raising the country's flag to blue on international sports grounds, expressing concern among peers, unanimously encouraging faculty and university teachers to achieve great goals.
In order to educate students with a strong motivation for self-development, the university sports complex has more than 10 clubs of martial arts and sports games for the development of their talents and potential, becoming mature specialists in their field of interest in the future, the school “young scientists” is widely deployed at the faculty. Today, along with 1 winner of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and 6 participants of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, 11 world champions, 13 Asian champions and more than 140 winners and prize-winners of the Uzbek championships and prestigious international sports competitions are studying at the faculty. Among our students-talented athletes are 2 winners of the Zulfiya State Prize, 1 winner of the republican contest "Student of the Year 2020" in the nomination "The most active student of the Year", 1 winner of the contest "leader of innovative ideas", another student became the owner of the Latvian government scholarship "Business + Communication = New normal" at the University of Turiba in Latvia.

Student residence
It should be noted that serious attention is paid to the issues of social lifestyle, living conditions and effective organization of leisure time for students. In this regard, conditions in student dormitories have been radically improved, a center for spirituality and education, a library, a computer room, separate rooms for sports and household services have been created. Systematic work has been established to organize meaningful leisure activities for students in the dormitory. In particular, more than 10 circles have been established at the departments. Meetings, discussions on socio-political, legal, economic, scientific and creative topics, spiritual and educational events and sports competitions, pageants and round tables are held in them together with the faculty's teaching staff and the Youth Union's assets in order to form students' persistent immunity against spiritual threats in their free time from the departments.                                

Departments within the faculty
The Department of Taekwondo and Sports Activities, Management (organization and Management of sports events) and the Department of Physical Culture and Sports, which has passed a long historical path, were established in September 1920 at the Faculty of Taekwondo and Sports Activities of the Mirzo Ulugbek National University of Uzbekistan. The Department of Taekwondo and Sports Activities, Management (organization and Management of sports events) and the Department of Physical Culture and Sports, which has passed a long historical path, were established in September 1920 at the Faculty of Taekwondo and Sports Activities of the Mirzo Ulugbek National University of Uzbekistan. . In 1928, the subject "physical culture" was included in the compulsory curriculum at the university, and since 1939, the Department of "Physical Culture and Sports" has become an independent educational institution at the National University of Uzbekistan. It should be particularly noted that the complex of measures implemented by the departments of the faculty together with the university's trade union organization for the development of physical culture and sports is aimed at harmonious and moral education of students and staff, strengthening their health, creative longevity, preparation for high-performance work and protection of the Fatherland. Physical culture and sports satisfy the needs of a person in sports activities, maximally revealing the abilities of a person in this process.

 During the years of independence, the following students studied at the university, who became champions and prize-winners of Uzbekistan, Asia and Africa: B.Omerov, K.Fatkulin, A. Baranov, E. Kovalenko, A. Zharmukhamedov, G.Avdeev, R.Abelyanov, I. Ishboldina, R.Davidova, M.Karimov, R.Abzalova, E.Leitenberger, A.Atakhanov, B.Vorontsov, E.Petrunina, V.Durova, V.Ballod-Lebedinskaya, S. Ruziev, B.Lieberman, V.Pereteyko, A.Krutchenko, N.Nodirzhanova, I.Platunov, M.Zakharova, A.Shevchenko, B.Sattarov, U.Ikramov, A.Soy, E.Lisitskaya, S.Soini, S.Petryanin,Yu.Matsitsky,E.Iskhakbayev, A.Shevchenko, H.Kayumov, A.Bolgayeva, S.Mammadova, V.Podgaetsky, A.Abdullaev, X.Jo at the university where U. rakulov studied, sports teams were formed, which made up the main composition of the national team of Uzbekistan in the following sports: - In 1993 . He successfully performed at domestic and prestigious international tournaments in handball (men), basketball (men) in 1999, basketball (women) in 2004, rugby in 2007, winning places among the winners and prize-winners.

                                                International relations  

A lot of work is being done at the faculty to establish mutually beneficial cooperation with reputable scientific and educational centers of foreign countries, in particular, the faculty has established promising partnerships with leading foreign higher education institutions, including universities "Dankuk", "Yun" of the Republic of Korea, the Sports Development Fund ”Yakhon taekwondo” and a number of higher educational institutions of the republic.The system “Ustoz-shogird", implemented at our faculty, gives important results in the direction of students in the scientific, practical, pedagogical, industrial spheres.
In general, at the Faculty of Taekwondo and Sports Activities of the Mirzo Ulugbek National University of Uzbekistan, great results have been achieved and are being achieved in increasing the intellectual potential of students, training qualified specialists.           
However, it should also be noted that there is still a lot of work to be done in the future. Unity, cohesion, tolerance and high scientific potential are the main criteria, which gives reason to say that the faculty staff will always make a worthy contribution to the development of our country, further improving the position of our Motherland in the world community.
In order to attract highly qualified foreign teaching staff and scientists to the educational process, Professor of the Dankuk University of the Republic of Korea Baek mung Chong conducts lectures on the subject “Theory and Methodology of Taekwondo" for undergraduate students.     

                                 Domestic and foreign grants

I-from the teaching staff of the faculty in 2021-2023 (597.339.900 Soums) -2021-302- an innovative project is being implemented to create an electronic platform for the textbook "physical culture and sports marketing" (298,669,950 soums per year).
In order to develop young people's devotion to the Fatherland, expression of will, ideological immunity, mercy, responsibility, tolerance, legal culture, innovative thinking, diligence, confidence in the future, independent thinking and decision-making as priority qualities of personality, strengthening the sense of belonging to the reforms carried out in the country, teaching conscientious work, professional and spiritual skills, demonstrating the importance of honest work in human life and society, the faculty systematically conducts spiritual and educational work. Special attention is paid to the harmonization of education and upbringing. This, in turn, gives a positive effect in the implementation of spiritual and educational, educational, research work.
The system of spiritual and educational work at the departments, in accordance with the annual plans, more than 50 spiritual and educational and sports events are held every academic year in various directions.
In order to form in the minds of young people the ideas of independence, national identity, belonging, love for the Motherland, dedication, and persistent immunity against spiritual threats, about 30 events, round tables and meetings are organized during September at the university, at faculties and in student dormitories.  In particular, “My Homeland is Uzbekistan!", "Loving the Motherland is faith!", "The Motherland is as sacred as a sheet! a number of spiritual and educational events, round tables on topics such as "Love Sports, Live sports!", "We, the children of the great earth!"sports competitions held under the slogans” Mustakillik uruklari “ and "manaviyat chasari" are held regularly in accordance with the plan.   The system “Ustoz-shogird", implemented at our faculty, gives important results in the direction of students in the scientific, practical, pedagogical, industrial spheres.
In general, at the Faculty of Taekwondo and Sports Activities of the Mirzo Ulugbek National University of Uzbekistan, great results have been achieved and are being achieved in increasing the intellectual potential of students, training qualified specialists.           
However, it should also be noted that there is still a lot of work to be done in the future. Unity, cohesion, tolerance and high scientific potential are the main criteria, which gives reason to say that the faculty staff will always make a worthy contribution to the development of our country, further improving the position of our Motherland in the world community.