The relevance of the program and its advantages in relation to similar programs of other universities stem from its content and structure, which allow, via an interdisciplinary approach, to integrate document management and archival research into a complex of knowledge aimed at developing knowledge and skills in the field of electronic management documents at all stages of their existence, in any organization, management system, information system and archive in accordance with the state program “Information Society”, the Development Strategy for the Information Society in the Russian Federation, the National Program “Digital Economy”, under the precepts of e-government, Interagency Electronic Document Management System, Interagency Electronic Interaction System and implementation of public services in electronic form.
The program is aimed at training specialists in the field of electronic documents in management and archives. These professionals are capable of managing documentation in at organizations of various types stored on any media. They can manage documentation processes in various spheres of human life, society, the state, as well as independently solve issues of improving the organization of document management in the conditions of the ongoing updating of knowledge and technologies in the digital economy.
The program is implemented in accordance with the Federal State Standard “Documentation and Archival Studies”. The academic disciplines of the program are taught in four main blocks: documentary, archival, informational, and historical/legal.
Areas of occupation: document and archive management services of state and municipal bodies, commercial organizations of various types, research and educational organizations, state archives.