About the Department
The department "Methodology of teaching a foreign language" was founded in 2006. In the 2015-2016 academic year, the department "Basic foreign language" and "Methodology of teaching a foreign language" were merged and in 2019 the department was renamed and called "Methodology of teaching foreign languages", the head of the department was appointed PhD Doctor Zhalalova A.M.
The department "Methodology of teaching foreign languages" trains undergraduate students in the specialties "5B011900 - Foreign language: two foreign languages", "6B01705 - Foreign language: two foreign languages", "5B020700 - Translation studies", "6В02301 - Translation studies", masters of pedagogical sciences in the specialty "7M01705 - Foreign language: two foreign languages", PhD doctor in the specialty "8D0170300 - Foreign language: two foreign languages". Currently, 712 undergraduate students, 54 undergraduates, 1 doctoral student are studying on these specialties.
Currently, the department employs 32 professors, candidates of philological sciences - 4, doctors PhD-2, masters-senior teachers-21, masters-6.
Mission and strategy
Scientific-research work at the department
From 2020, the Republican Subject Olympiad is being held among students of grade 11. The aim of the Olympiad is to increase the creative potential of students and their interest in learning foreign languages, as well as to guide them in choosing a future profession.
Also in the grant competition, acting Associate Professor of the Department of Methodology of Teaching Foreign Languages - SadykovaRozaKarimovnawas awarded with the title "The best teacher of the university-2020".
The project "System of concepts in the worldview of the ancient Turks" presented by the academic staff of the department was recognized as meeting the requirements of the competition for grant funding of the Science Committee of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan and by the decision of the National Scientific Council dated February 18-23, 2021 (Protocol No. 3) the implementation of the project was started in the direction of the development of science in the field of education and linguistics in the period from 2021 to 2023.