DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION

Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication has been functioning since 1997. During the period of its existence, strong traditions in educational and upbringing work have been formed, which contribute to improving the quality of educational services. Head of Department is Candidate of Philological Sciences, professor Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna.

Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication has been functioning since 1997. The Head of Depaertment is Candidate of Philological Sciences, Professor Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna. During the period of its existence, strong traditions in educational and upbringing work have been formed, which contribute to the improvement of the quality of educational services. During the years she has been taking prize-winning places in the intra-university competition for ‘Best Department’ title. Today the Department has 14 full-time lecturers and 1 part-time teacher, 5 of them are candidates of science, 1 associate professor of “Bolashaq” Academy, 8 senior lecturers N.D. Tibinko, K. Apshe, T.S. Izyumova, G.V. Lebedeva, E.Y. Guseva, D.Zh. Toluspayeva, T.V. Maryshkina, A.A. Nurmagambetova. The share of lecturers with academic degrees is 35,7%. Senior teacher D.Zh. Toluspayeva is completing postgraduate studies at Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University. The faculty of the department has repeatedly received recognition at regional and republican levels. Thus, in 2019, professor B. Ibrayeva and professor G. Orazgaliyeva were awarded breastplates “Best teacher in higher professional education” and “Best researcher in higher professional education” from the Association of Higher Education Institutions of Kazakhstan (http://kubolashak.kz/novosti/4994/).

The process of development of educational programs in the Academy is entrusted to the Academic Committees. The Academic Committee of the AP includes representatives from graduates, employers, current students and members of the Department (http://kubolashak.kz/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Академический-комитет-6В01702– “Foreign language – two foreign languages”.pdf) Academic Committee for the development of educational program 6B01702 – “Foreign language: two foreign languages” for 2019-2020 academic year:

– Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna – Ph.D., Professor, Head of Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication;

– Toluspayeva Dariga Zhumabekovna, senior lecturer, Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication;

– Anna Kalizhanova, graduate, Director, Advanced Training Center, Bolashaq Academy;

– Belyaeva Ekaterina Nikolayevna, English teacher of the highest category, teacher-researcher, Gymnasium No. 45, Karaganda;

– Tatiana Pisareva, 3rd year student, IN-17-1k.

The academic program “Foreign language: two foreign languages” of “Bolashaq” Academy is steadily included into ten best academic programs of the higher educational institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Thus, in 2019, “Foreign Language: Two Foreign Languages” of “Bolashaq” Academy took 9th place in the Independent Ranking of Academic Programs conducted by IQAA Ranking (https://iqaa-ranking.kz/item/11272), which indicates a fairly high level of quality of training of program graduates.

In 2018, the teachers of the department won the grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Creation of a three-language dictionary of biological terms with a linguocultural component”. Alfia Kurmanaliyeva, a 2019 graduate, won a grant under the UGRAD international program. This academic year the department is staffed by Gareth Dyke, a visiting professor from the UK, and Deema Homsi, a lecturer from the USA. Three games-conference “UN Model” was held for pupils of schools and

colleges of the region. To achieve positive results, the department is actively cooperating with Abylai Khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), French Alliance Department in Karaganda, Abylai Khan hall of foreign literature of the regional library, Gogol Regional Library, the Russian Association of Linguistic Recording Engineers, a number of language centers in the city.

B. Ibrayeva is a member of the Republican Educational-Methodical Council on the group “Foreign languages” at Kazakh Abylai Khan UIR&WL. Students and teachers of the department take part in international science conferences of near abroad (Russian Federation, Ukraine, Belarus). Following the results of the International Olympiad on Foreign Languages in Novosibirsk, the team of students studying Chinese took the 3rd place. According to academic mobility program, students of the department are studying at the University. Under the academic mobility program students of the department study at Suleyman Demirel University (Almaty), Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University, teachers of the department give lectures at Ataturk University (Erzurum, Turkey). The faculty of the department is engaged in theoretical and practical developments in the field of cognitive linguistics and linguoculturology, modern methods of teaching foreign languages. For the last 3 years 3 collective monographs Creating Backward-Looking Forward, Innovation and Leadership in Foreign Language Education and Dialogue of Cultures in the Modern World were published, placed in RSCI.

In order to form practical competencies of future teachers of two foreign languages, a branch of the department at school-gymnasium No. 1 is functioning.

The Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication has been functioning since 1997. During the period of its existence, strong traditions in educational and upbringing work have been formed, which contribute to the improvement of the quality of educational services provided. The head of the department is Candidate of Philological Sciences, professor Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna.

During the years, she has been taking prize-winning places in the intra-university competition for ‘Best Department’ title. Today, 5 candidates of philological and pedagogical sciences, 2 associate professors of the Academy, 3 masters and 6 senior lecturers work in the department. The mission of the department is to train highly qualified specialists who know two foreign languages, modern methods of teaching foreign languages, who are able to carry out research work in the field of foreign language education. Activity of department is carried out on the basis of the state license MES RK AB No. 0137370 from 03.02.2010, the certificate on specialized accreditation SA No. 0044/2 from 24.01.2015 of Independent Kazakhstan agency on maintenance of quality of education.

Spheres of professional activity of the bachelor of education on academic program “6B01702 – Foreign language: two foreign languages” are: organizations of preschool education and upbringing, primary, basic and profile school, specialized school, organizations of technical and professional, post-secondary education. Currently, graduates of the department carry out teaching activities in organizations of secondary and higher education of the Republic of Kazakhstan. For achievement of positive results actively co-operates with Abylai Khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), French Alliance Department in Karaganda, American Corner, Abylai Khan hall of foreign literature of the regional library, Gogol Regional Library, the Russian Association of Linguistic Recording Engineers, a number of language centers in the city.

The Department employs highly qualified specialists:

– Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor of Higher Attestation Commission, Professor.

– Orazgalieva Gulfarida Shamsulovna, Candidate of Philosophy, Associate Professor at HAC, Professor

– Dikanbayeva Saira Alkeyevna, Candidate of Philosophy, Associate Professor at HAC, Professor

– Nurtakanov Sayleubay Kusainovich, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor, HAC

– Kulpeissova Tamara Sekizhanovna, Ph.D., Associate Professor

– Begakhmetova Balzhan Kairgeldiyevna, Associate Professor

– Voronkova Larisa Dmitriyevna, Associate Professor

– Tibinko Nadezhda Dmitriyevna, senior lecturer, master.

– Taisia Vladimirovna Maryshkina, senior lecturer, master

– Kulshira Apshe, senior lecturer

– Toluspayeva Dariga Zhumabekovna, senior lecturer, master

– Alexander Sergeyevich Kashuro, senior lecturer

– Galina Vladimirovna Lebedeva, senior lecturer

– Tatiana Spartakovna Izyumova, senior lecturer

– Guseva Elena Yuriyevna, senior lecturer

– Nurmagambetova Anel Annamovna, senior lecturer

The Department has rooms and laboratories equipped with computers, projectors, interactive whiteboard programs, necessary modern fund of educational literature, which is updated annually for conducting lectures. B. Ibrayeva is a member of the Republican Educational-Methodical Council in the direction 6В017 “Training of teachers in languages and literature”. Students and teachers of the department take part in international scientific conferences of near abroad (Russian Federation, Ukraine, Belarus). According to the program of academic mobility students of the department are trained at the Ataturk University (Erzurum, Turkey).

The teachers of the department give lecture courses at Ataturk University (Erzurum, Turkey). The Department is engaged in theoretical and practical developments in the field of modern methods of teaching foreign languages. For the last 3 years 3 collective monographs Creating Backward- Looking Forward, Innovation and Leadership in Foreign Language Education and Dialogue of Cultures in the Modern World have been published.

In 2018, 5 trilingual (Kazakh, Russian and English) dictionaries of biology were published: Dictionary of Zoology; Dictionary of Ecology and Evolutionary Teaching; Dictionary of Botany; Dictionary of Genetics, Biotechnology and Molecular Biology; Dictionary of Human Anatomy and Physiology.

There is a branch of the department at school-gymnasium No. 1 for the purpose of formation of practical competences of future teachers of two foreign languages. A game conference “Model UN” is held for school and college students. Since December 2017 the Department has been a member of the United Nations Academic Community (UNAI).

The Department of Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication has been functioning since 1997. The Head of the Chair is Candidate of Philosophy Professor Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna. During the period of its existence, strong traditions in educational and upbringing work have been formed, which contribute to the improvement of the quality of educational services. For a number of years she has been taking prize-winning places in the intrauniversity competition for “Best Department”. Nowadays, 5 candidates of philological and pedagogical sciences, 2 associate professors of the Academy, 2 masters and 7 senior lecturers work in the department.

According to the ranking of educational programs in 2018 the specialty “Foreign language: two foreign languages” takes the 8th place. In 2018 the teachers of the department won the grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Creation of a three-language dictionary of biological terms with a linguocultural component”. Alfia Kurmanaliyeva, a 2019 graduate, won a grant under the international program UGRAD. This academic year the department is staffed by Gareth Dyke, a visiting professor from the UK, and Deema Homsi, a lecturer from the USA. Three games-conference “UN Model” was held for pupils of schools and colleges of the region. To achieve positive results, the Department is actively cooperating with Abylai Khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the French Alliance Department in Karaganda, the hall of foreign literature of the regional library, Gogol Regional Library, the Russian Association of Linguistic Recording Engineers, a number of language centers in the city.

B. Ibrayeva is a member of the Republican Educational-Methodical Council on the group “Foreign Languages” at Abylai Khan Kazakh University IL&WL. Students and teachers of the department take part in international scientific conferences of near abroad (Russian Federation, Ukraine, Belarus). Following the results of the International Olympiad on Foreign Languages in Novosibirsk the team of students studying Chinese took the 3rd place. According to the program of academic mobility students of the department are studying at the University. According to the academic mobility program, students of the department study at Suleyman Demirel University (Almaty), Kokshetau University, teachers of the department give lectures at Ataturk University (Erzurum, Turkey). Faculty of the department is engaged in theoretical and practical developments in the field of cognitive linguistics and linguoculturology, modern methods of teaching foreign languages. For the last 3 years 3 collective monographs Creating Backward- Looking Forward, Innovation and Leadership in Foreign Language Education and Dialogue of Cultures in the Modern World were published.

In order to form practical competencies of future teachers of two foreign languages, there is a branch of the department at school-gymnasium No. 1.

Ibrayeva Bayan Mukushevna

Position: Head of Department, Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication

Candidate of Philological Sciences, Professor

The experience of scientific and pedagogical activity is 40 years. The sphere of scientific interests includes intercultural communication and modern methods of teaching foreign languages. He is the author of more than 70 scientific works, including 18 on the problems of teaching foreign languages, 2 copyright certificates of intellectual property. She has developed and implemented 8 author’s programs as annexes to various existing academic disciplines on the Trello online platform. Among the main works are A trilingual e-dictionary of biological terms for paleobiological and historical research in Kazakhstan. Historical Biology. An International Journal of Paleobiology; Participation in International Telecommunication Projects for Intercultural Communication and Creating English Authentic Environment Development. 4th International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd’18) Universitat Polit`ecnica de Val`encia, Val`encia, 2018 and Autonomous Learners` Metacognitive Awareness Development with the Help of Trello Board. 4th International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd’18). Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Valencia, 2018.

Constantly improving her professional skills. She took part in the Summer International Scientific School on Cognitive Linguistics and Conceptual Research in St. Petersburg in July 2016, the international scientific-practical seminar “Problems of methodical aspect of polylingual education in the system of secondary and higher school” at KSTU in April.

2017. A member of the Republican RUMS for Foreign Languages at Abylai Khan Kazakh University.

B. Ibrayeva was awarded the honorary title “Best teacher of higher school”. On August 23, 2019 she was awarded the breastplate “Honorary Worker of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan of the Ministry of Education and Science of RK on August 16, 2016. She was awarded the Certificate of Honour of the Ministry of Education and Science of RK on February 25, 2003.

Candidate of Philological Sciences, Professor

The experience of scientific and pedagogical activity is 40 years. The sphere of scientific interests includes intercultural communication and modern methods of teaching foreign languages. He is the author of more than 70 scientific works, including 18 on the problems of teaching foreign languages, 2 copyright certificates of intellectual property. She has developed and implemented 8 author’s programs as annexes to various existing academic disciplines on the Trello online platform. Among the main works are A trilingual e-dictionary of biological terms for paleobiological and historical research in Kazakhstan. Historical Biology. An International Journal of Paleobiology; Participation in International Telecommunication Projects for Intercultural Communication and Creating English Authentic Environment Development. 4th International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd’18) Universitat Polit`ecnica de Val`encia, Val`encia, 2018 and Autonomous Learners` Metacognitive Awareness Development with the Help of Trello Board. 4th International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd’18). Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Valencia, 2018.