Scientific and research activity
Department of Foreign Languages keeps pace with the times
The Department of Foreign Languages of the Institute of Philology and Multilingual Education carries out scientific, research, educational activities and educational work among students, as well as carries out postgraduate training of scientific and pedagogical staff.
The teaching staff of the Department of Foreign Languages is represented by 45 teachers, as well as 14 part-time workers. The research work of the teaching staff of the department is planned, coordinated by the scientific sector (responsible - Senior Lecturer Seidalieva G.O., Ph.D, senior lecturer). The research activity of the department is aimed at improving the quality of training of scientific and pedagogical staff that meet the standards of university education in the field of foreign languages.
The staff potential of the department: out of 45 full-time employees: doctors of philological sciences, professors - 2; Candidates of Philological Sciences, Associate Professors - 4; Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor -1; Candidates of Philological Sciences, Senior Lecturers - 4; Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Senior Lecturer - 1; Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Senior Lecturer -1; senior teachers - 20; teachers - 12.
Assessment of the state of the solvable problems of the research work of the unit.
Research work at the Department of Foreign Languages is aimed at studying the methodological problem of studying foreign languages in high school and pedagogical universities.
Development of new technologies
Within the framework of the MES projects of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the teachers of the department published one textbook "Professionally-oriented foreign language (language-competence - training of future subject teachers in a communicative model)».
Conducting a course of lectures by leading foreign and domestic researchers of external scientific organizations.
During the reporting period, lectures were organized at the department (from October 29, 2019 to October 25, 2019) under the leadership of Doctor of Philosophy, Professor Zh. Abuov, Head of the Department of Master of Applied Linguistics and English Teacher for Speakers of Other Languages (Great Britain) MA Applied Linguistics & TESOL (US) Kushchegalinova A.K., senior lecturer Z. Utegulova for students, undergraduates and teachers of KazNPU named after Abai with visiting foreign academic professor of Leiden University (Netherlands) Henk Frenken as part of the Erasmus + International Credit Mobility program for the short-term mobile program of the European Commission and Nuffic. Subjects of lectures: 2B-C The story behind the photo Practical English CLIL activities; 3A-C Plans and dreams Practical English CLIL activities; 4A-C Parents and teenagers Practical English CLIL activities;. 5A-C No time for anything Practical English CLIL activities; 6A-C are you a pessimist? Practical English CLIL activities, etc.
The faculty of the department took part in the review of master`s and diploma works of external universities (Doctor of Philosophy, Professor Abuov Zh., Ph.D. Associate Professor Kushchegalinova A.K., Doctor of Philosophy, Professor Ayapova T.T., Ph.D., associate professor Balmukhanova S.N., Ph.D., senior lecturer Omarbekova A.K., Ph.D. Jalalova A.M., etc.).
The participation of employees in scientific events
In the reporting year, it is especially worth noting the activity of the teaching staff of the department in participating in conferences and the increase in the number of publications compared to 2018. The teaching staff of the department in 2019 published more than 49 (last year - 47) works, mainly articles. Of these, 4 were published in non-CIS countries, 5 in CIS countries, 13 in KKSON journals of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 5 in other journals of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 3 abstracts of scientific conferences published in foreign countries, and 3 abstracts of scientific conferences published in neighboring countries 4, abstracts of scientific conferences published in the Republic of Kazakhstan - 7, in journals with impact factor - 3 (Scopus).
Employees of the department regularly participate in scientific events, including in foreign ones (Abuov Zh.A., Utegulova Z.N., Kushchegalinova A.K.) and scientific projects of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the priority direction Scientific foundations «Mangilik еl»(education of XXI centuries, fundamental and applied research in the field of the humanities) (Ayapova T.T., Abdrakhimova G.B, Shayakhmetova D.B., Zhalalova A.M., Kemelbekova Z.A., Bukabaeva B.E., Kartabaeva A.A.).
Increasing the capacity of scientific organizations by training employees at home and abroad, including through the Bolashak program
In 2019, the teachers of the department carried out business trips with the aim of participating in events of various levels (advanced training; exchange of experience with experts in the field of CLIL; examination and review of test items for teachers; participation in an international seminar). They actively participate in various international training seminars with the invitation of leading foreign scientists of the Netherlands under the Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility program (СLIL in the Netherlands and in Kazakhstan), as well as in Almaty, organized by the funds of the Kazakhstan Orleu Training Center ), and also take part in various competitions of grants and scientific awards, which contributes to the expansion of the scientific and educational space of the department. And also, during the reporting period, 2 teachers of the department received international IELTS certificates (Berkinbaeva G., Zhauynshieva Zh.B.), 1 teacher certificate Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT), University of Cambridge (Sultankulova Sh.U.).
Equipping with modern equipment in the reporting year.
The department has 7 computers and 2 printers.
Implementation of the results of research reports in the work of students, undergraduates and doctoral students
The main objectives of the development of research work is to attract students to research work starting from the first year. The department supervises the scientific work of undergraduates and students who annually make presentations in scientific conferences.
On November 15, 2019, the department organized the work of the student section «Actual problems of foreign language learning (Bachelor`s degree, Master`s Degree)» as part of the traditional student 74-scientific conference dedicated to the 90th anniversary of KazNPU named after Abay «Филологиялық білімдер инновациясы: дәстүр мен сабақтастық». The conference was actively attended by 22 students, among them 15 students, undergraduates - 7. According to the results of the conference, students and undergraduates were awarded with diplomas of the first (Zhasylsygyzy D.), second (Balginbaeva N.E., Nursalamova G.N., Kenzheeva R .Z., Tusupbekova A.S., Karimova Asem,) and the third degree (Abdrakhmanov D.D., Aimbet A.S., Turmakhanov B., Nurmagambet A., Zakanova G.), as well as supervisors (Kuschegalinova A.K., Abuov Zh.A., Sadyrmekova I.M., Tulegenova M.B., Dosmanova G.I.) were awarded letters of thanks. The research papers of the conference participants were published in the conference proceedings.
Report on the scientific work of the chair of foreign languages for 2020
Report on the scientific work of the chair of foreign languages for 2019
Report on the scientific work of the chair of foreign languages for 2018