About the Department of theory and methodology of Kazakh linguistics
The department of theory and methodology of Kazakh linguistics is one of the oldest fundamental departments with a rich history. The department was initially called the “language department”. Since 1946 departments of Russian language, Kazakh language, department of Foreign and Russian literature, department of Foreign languages has been separated out of the “language department”.
Such famous scientists in the area of Kazakh linguistics and Turkology worked at the department: A.Margulan, N.T.Sauranbaev, M.Balakaev, S.Amanzholov, T. Kordabaev, A.Tuleuov, A.Kuryshzhanuly, G.Aydarov, G.Madina, M. Duisebaeva, H. Kozhakhmetova, R. Syzdyk, Z. Beysembaeva, R. Shoybekov.
In different years the department was headed by academician as N.Sauranbaev, professors A.Iskakov, S.Isaev, A.Ablakov, B.Hasanuly, R.Shoybekov, Z.Beysembaeva, T.Yermekova, Zh.Suleimenova.
In 2016 the departments of “Kazakh linguistics” and “Language theory and teaching methodology” were incorporated in one department called “Theory and methodology of Kazakh linguistics”. The head of the department is Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor T.Yermekova.
Mission and strategy of the department
The main task of the department is to provide students with a sufficient level of knowledge and skills in the field of the Russian language and literature, taking into account the choice of specialization, training in the application of the knowledge gained in their professional activities.
Professorial -Teaching Staff
The department has high intellectual assets, 5 Doctors of Sciences, 11 Candidates of Sciences, 12 master-teachers: Doctor of Philology, Professor A.Tymbolova, Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor Zh. Suleimenova, Doctor of Philology, Professor T. Yermekova, Doctor of Philology, Professor A.Satbekova, Doctor of Philology, Professor K.Каlybayeva, Candidate of Philology, acting. associate professor Zh.Otarbekova, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor G.Abdirasilova, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor G. Kaidarova, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor S.Odanova, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor S.Asanbayeva, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor A.Sembaeva, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, acting. Associate professor Sh.Erkhozhina, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor B.Sultanova, Candidate of Philology, acting. Associate professor G. Shoybekova, Candidate of Philology, senior lecturer Zh.Abitzhanova, Candidate of Philology, senior lecturer L.Ibraimova, senior teacher M.Kanabekova, master-teachers, senior lecturers: G.Suleymenova, K.Balabekova, A. Satbekova, P.Baitimbetova, B.Nurzhanova, M.Berkutbaeva, A.Dzhamambetova, A.Sarbalina, A.Amirzhaeva, A.Abdrasilova, G.Yeskermessova.
The staff of the department has a high scientific and pedagogical potential, implementing the main educational programs with the involvement of innovative technologies.
Among the teachers of the department are the owners of the state grant “The best teacher of the university”: Doctor of Philology, Professor T.N.Ermekova, Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor Zh.N. Suleimenova, Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor A.A.Satbekova, Acting prof. Z.K.Otarbekova, Ph.D., and. prof. S.A.Odanova.
The members of the department, noted by awards of MES RK and nominal scholarships:Ermekova T.N. – holder of the state grant “The best teacher of the university – 2008”; – owner of the state grant “The best teacher of the university in 2014” – awarded a diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2017);Suleimenova Z.N. – holder of the state grant “The best teacher of the university –2008”;- the title holder of “Excellence in Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan”;- the owner of the medal “Badge of Honor” for his contribution to the development of the Kazakh State Women’s Teacher Training University;-The winner of the “Honored Worker of the Turkic World” (“Turk DunyasiHizmetOdulu”) of the Republic of Turkey;Satbekova A.A.- awarded the breastplate “Y. Altynsarin ”(2004);- winner of the state grant “The best teacher of the university” (2010) – rewarded with a gold medal “Ulagat” (2014);- awarded a diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2014);- awarded the “Excellence in Education” badge of the educational portal “Orleu” 2018
Отарбекова Ж.К.- обладательгосгранта «Лучший преподаватель вуза –2010»;
– награждена почётной грамотой Министерства образования и науки Республики Казахстан (2003г.);
-«Почетный работник образования Республики Казахстан» (2018);
Odanova S.A. – holder of the state grant “The best teacher of the university –2016”;- awarded a diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2018);Kanabekova M.K. – awarded a diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2009);- awarded the badge “Honorary Worker of Education” (2009);- Awarded the anniversary medal “метmetmetbelgіsі” (2014);ShoybekovaҒ.- awarded the jubilee medal “Armetbelgіsі” (2014);- awarded the anniversary medal “80 years of the Kazakh National University. Al-Farabi (2018);Khaidarova G.-was awarded the medal “Excellence in Education” (2018);
The department collaborates with foreign universities: University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn (Poland), Graduate School of Foreign Languages in Svech (Poland), Nevsky Institute of Language and Culture (St. Petersburg: Russia) and with the Department of Russian Language and Intercultural Communication of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (Russia).The result of cooperation was the annual scientific internship of undergraduates of the 2nd year at universities in Poland, as well as lecturing for students and undergraduates by professors of the Nevsky Institute of Language and Culture and the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (Russia).
Research work at the department
The teachers of the department are the authors of textbooks, teaching aids, model curricula and educational programs for general education schools, secondary specialized educational institutions, educational standards of higher education, approved by the MES RK.
The department carries out the following projects “Linguistic foundations and multimedia technologies for the development of interactive training programs due to transferring to Latin graphics” (project participants: T.N. Ermekova, S.A. Odanova, B.Shoybekova, N.A. Zhanabaeva); “Lexical innovations in the period of independence of the modern Kazakh language” (project executor M.K. Kanabekova); “The model of mastering mother tongue” (based on the materials of the child’s language) (project executor T.N. Yermekova) and international project “Historical, cultural and literary heritage of Kazakhstani Uigurs” (Zh. Suleimenova, PhD, associate professor Adem Oger).
International, National conferences are annually arranged for students, undergraduates and doctoral candidates on the theme “Kuryshzhanov readings” and “Isaev readings”. Subject Olympiad “Kazakh language” is traditionally held at the university.
There are different clubs at the department “Umіt”, “Zhasadisker” and cognitive club “Runa”. The club often hosts seminars on Turkology, trainings and conferences, as well as the festival “Turkic national unity”.
Specializations of the Department
The department provides training in the following specialties:5В012100 – Kazakh language and literature in schools with non-Kazakh language of instruction “(BA);5В020500 – philology (BA);6М012100-Kazakh language and literature in schools with non-Kazakh language of instruction ”, (MSc,);6M020500 -Philology (MSc);6М020500-Philology 1.5 year study (MSc);6D020500– Philology (PhD). Our graduates are in demand in the system of science and education (universities, colleges, schools, research institutes), in the press (newspaper and magazine editorial offices, publishing houses, on radio and television), in public service (foreign ministry, archives, libraries, museums), in tourism agencies in firms of different profiles.
Almaty, Gogol Street114
Corps of the Kazakh State Women’s Teacher Training University, 222 room
Phones: +7 (727) 2370173