Departement of Russian language and literature
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The Department of Russian Language and Literature of Institute of Philology and Multilingual Education of Abai KazNPU is the graduating department in the specialties of educational programs at three levels: undergraduate - master`s and doctoral programs. They are: 6B (7M, 8D) 01702 - Russian language and literature, 6B (7M, 8D) 01705 - Russian language and literature in schools with non-Russian language of teaching, 6V (7M, 8D) 02301 - Philology, 7M (8D) 02304 - Linguistics, 7M (8D) 02305 - Literary criticism. In the 2020-2021 academic year. 310 bachelors, 32 undergraduates, 14 doctoral students are trained in the specialties of the department. The contingent of students is 356 people.
The history of the department consisted of the glorious traditions of the Faculty of Philology with its 90-year history and the names of prominent Kazakhstan philologists of the twentieth century: D.T. Tursunova, M.S. Silchenko, N.S. Smirnova, G.S. Amirova and others. At the department registered offices of professors A.L. Zhovtis and L.A. Shelyakhovskaya - teachers of many current members of the department.
The department of Russian language and literature which employs 38 people (9 doctors of sciences, 12 candidates of sciences, 4 doctors of PhD and 13 masters of education), among them 7 holders of the grant «The best teacher of the university» is headed by a graduate of KazPI named after Abai doctor of philological sciences, professor S.D. Abisheva
The members of the Department of Russian Language and Literature are well-known philologists in Kazakhstan and abroad, creators of linguistic and literary schools that determine the development of philological science in the Republic of Kazakhstan in the context of modern theoretical and applied philology. The brand of the department is the international scientific-theoretical conference «Problems of poetics and poetry», which was held eight times from 2003 to 2018. As well as the four-volume «The Artistic World of Kazakhstan Literature» and the annual scientific almanac «LingvLit», published in 2019 for the third time. Most of the members of the department are authors of school and university textbooks, state standards, educational and standard programs.
The department maintains close international relations with leading research and educational centers of the CIS countries (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan), as well as foreign countries (USA, UK, Germany, Poland, Estonia, Japan, Turkey, Italy, Holland, Finland, Spain, Israel, Switzerland, Bulgaria, etc.). Teachers of the department undergo scientific internships in foreign universities, give lectures as invited professors, take part in international conferences, international projects and projects of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, are members of the editorial boards of domestic and international journals.
Teachers of the department give lectures on refresher courses for teachers of the city and region. They regularly participate in the jury of various competitions, as well as competitions for schoolchildren in Almaty and other cities of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Act as managers of scientific projects of schoolchildren. The department conducts a lot of work in schools of Almaty and Almaty region, with which agreements on mutual cooperation are drawn up.
Thanks to the agreement on a two-degree program between Abai KazNPU and the Pomeranian Academy of Slupsk (Poland) for the period 2018-2020 year. 4 diplomas of the European standard have been received. 8 bachelors and 3 undergraduates began training under this program at the Pomeranian Academy in 2020 year, also bachelors and undergraduates of the department undergo semester training here. Undergraduates and doctoral students in this foreign university carry out planned internships. In May of 2019 year Abai Culture and Science Center of our university was opened at the Academy which is led by a graduate of the bachelor`s and master`s program of Abai KazNPU, a doctoral candidate of the Pomeranian Academy Maxim Ponomarenko.
The department conducts a variety of social and educational work. Students, undergraduates and doctoral students of the department actively participate in scientific work and public life of the Institute of Philology and Multilingual Education, as well as the university. The Literary Lounge is actively working at the department, thanks to which the poetry evenings of B. Pasternak and M. Makatayev were held. Lovers of poetry in October-December of 2020 year visited the Russian museums of S. Yesenin, A. Blok, A. Akhmatova online. In December of 2020 year the II International Abai Readings dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, philosopher, composer and educator Abai Kunanbayev «Abai: philosophy: poetics, reception» were held at the Pomor Academy.
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