General history and museum studies

General history and museum studies

Otarbayeva Gulzhan Kobeevna

Head of the department
candidate of historical sciences, associate professor
The address: Shymkent, 160000, T.Tazhibaeva 2 st, SKSU named after M.Auezov, building №8
Faculty of "Pedagogy and Culture", Department "General History and Museums"
8 (7252) 36-72-62
 
 
►Professory and teaching staff
 
History of the department
On the basis of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On knowledge" of part 43 of paragraph 1 of part 44 of paragraph 2, of the Law "On State Property" of clause 2 of part 138 and on the Order of the educational institution: "Universal history, archeology and geography", "Library business" faculty "Pedagogy and Culture" re-unite in a single department "General History and Museums".
Teaching staff of the department: 2-professor, 1-doctor of geographical sciences, 9 candidates of pedagogical sciences, 8 associate professors, 7 master's teachers.
On the specialties of the department
For the years of the department's functioning, its qualitative composition and material and technical base have significantly increased. The team of the department has done a great work on improving the quality of teaching pedagogical disciplines for undergraduate and graduate students, and this allowed us to update the qualification of the faculty. A modern educational and methodological base is created, which is necessary for the qualitative teaching of the cathedral disciplines for the training of teachers of the new formation. Teachers of the department prepared standard programs and educational materials, published educational and educational tools, methodological recommendations that are implemented in the mass practice of universities and secondary schools of the republic.
The department trains specialists in the specialty:
 
5B011400- HISTORY
Academic degree: Bachelor of History.
 
1. Duration of studies: 4 years (full-time)
 
2. Internship: Pre-school educational and educational institutions, primary, general and specialized schools.
 
The purpose of the specialty is to prepare competitive, competent bachelors of education, historians of a new formation, striving for professional and personal growth, orienting and adapting in the consumer market in modern information flows, flexible and mobile in professional activities.
            The main tasks of the specialty program are: the formation of fundamental knowledge and professional competencies required in practical activities, the provision of secondary education by historian teachers, able to compete successfully in the internal and external labor market, the achievement of integration into the European educational and research space.
 
Bachelor in the learning process acquires a number of subject-specific and interdisciplinary competences.
            The general educational competencies are aimed at the ability to navigate in the political life of the modern world, in the political processes of their country, in the ability to understand the social and economic disasters of contemporary reality, the socio-economic and cultural development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the knowledge of constitutional, legal and legislative norms of the Republic of Kazakhstan, moral and ethical rules that regulate social relations and determine the business ethics of the teacher-historian, the formation of skills of possession is categorical-scientific m apparatus of modern humanities.
Career
1. Education and development of students, the organization of the educational process, the planning of the pedagogical process and its management, the correction of the results of the pedagogical service, its design and diagnostics;
2. Implementation of teaching and educational work in accordance with the laws and principles of the pedagogical process, the mechanisms of educational work;
- Planning of out-of-class educational work;
- The decision of important educational functions;
- Analysis and application of various forms to methods of conducting extra-curricular work on history;
- Establishing links with students, their teachers and parents.
3. Providing a versatile and multilevel presentation of the content of historical knowledge;
- identification of methods for organizing and implementing the training process.
Holders of a diploma in this specialty can be in demand in schools, gymnasiums, lyceums, as well as in vocational and secondary special educational institutions. 
 
5В020300 – HISTORY
1. Duration of studies: 4 years (full-time)
 
2. Academic rank: Bachelor of  Humanities in History.
 
3. Internship: a history teacher at the school, lyceum, gymnasium and college; methodologist of the department, archivist, junior researcher, consultant-consultant, office-registrar, civil servant.
 
Graduate of the bachelor degree in specialty 5B020300 - History is awarded the academic degree of bachelor of history.
 
Bachelor of History can hold the following positions:
  • History teacher in schools, lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges;
  • Methodist of the department;
  • Archivist;
  • Associate researcher;
  • Consultant-consultant;
  • Office-registrar;
  • Civil servant, etc.
Qualifications and positions of graduates in the specialty 5B020300 - History are determined in accordance with the "Qualification reference book for positions, managers, specialists and other employees" approved by the order of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan of 22.11.2002, No. 273-P.
 
Qualification characteristic of the bachelor of specialty 5В020300 - History
 
Sphere of professional activity
The sphere of professional activity of the bachelor of history is the field of education and science, cultural and educational spheres, public-management sector.
Objects of professional activity
Objects of professional activity of the bachelor of history are:
general and specialized schools, lyceums, colleges, gymnasiums, higher educational institutions, state organizations and the mass media (scientific institutes, studies and historical education offices, publishers, akimats, libraries, archives, museums, institutes of professional development, mass media).
Subjects of professional activity
The subjects of professional history bachelor's activity are historical sources, including archival documents, museum collections, archaeological and ethnographic sources, the national library fund, educational and methodical literature, special scientific research, modern regulatory legal acts and documentation.
Types of professional activity
Bachelor of specialty 5В020300 - History can perform the following types of professional activities in accordance with labor market requirements:
- teaching and educational (pedagogical);
- production and management;
- research;
- expert and consultative;
- cultural and educational.
Functions of professional activity
The functions of the professional activity of the bachelor of history are:
- the implementation of the upbringing of the younger generation;
- organization and development of pedagogical activity;
- fulfillment of tasks to improve the educational process;
- correct application of the acquired knowledge in the learning process;
- training for free orientation and self-development of the younger generation;
- improvement of educational and methodological literature.
Typical tasks of professional activity
Typical tasks of the professional activity of the bachelor of history are:
- formation and preservation of historical consciousness;
- research from the objective point of view of historical processes;
- qualified analysis of historical processes;
Directions of professional activity
The main direction of professional activity of the bachelor in the specialty 5В020300 - History is the teaching activity in the general education network.
Content of professional activity
The content of the professional activity of the bachelor of history is:
- teaching the younger generation historical knowledge;
- study of the past;
- analysis of historical events from the point of view of modernity;
- systematization of archival and archaeological sources;
- Consultations on cultural and educational work.
Requirements for the key competencies of the bachelor of history in the specialty 5В020300 - History:
A bachelor of history should have an idea:
- about the basic exercises in the field of humanitarian and socio-economic sciences;
- about the general and particular laws of the development of nature and society.
know:
- different points of view and concepts of historical science;
- the essence and social significance of their profession;
- Actual problems of fundamental disciplines of their specialty;
- about a person as an individual, a person, subject of activity and methods of studying it;
- the role of psychological and pedagogical factors and solving problems of an applied nature in the field of education, upbringing, communication and work;
- about the place of man in the evolution of the Earth and the influence of his activity on the environment.
be able to:
- scientifically analyze socially significant problems and processes;
- use the methods of humanitarian and socio-economic sciences in various types of social activities;
- acquire new knowledge using modern educational technologies;
- on a scientific basis, organize their work, own methods of collecting, storing and processing information used in the sphere of their professional activities;
have the skills:
- organization of the educational process;
- the competent use of professional vocabulary in their activities;
- on the creation of history offices;
- practical work in archeological and ethnographic expeditions;
- reading public lectures.
be competent:
- in the field of professional activity;
- in educational research and research;
- on the methods of conducting classes on historical disciplines;
- on social and humanitarian disciplines;
- in matters of higher education in the field of history.
Career
1. Implementation of the function of improving the educational process.
2. Education of the younger generation.
3. Organization and development of pedagogical work. Those who master this specialty are in demand as methodical employees of the department, junior research associates, consultants, office registrars, as well as history teachers in secondary schools, lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges, etc.
 
5В020800 - ARCHEOLOGY AND ETHNOLOGY
Graduate of the bachelor degree in specialty 5B020800 - Archeology and Ethnology is awarded an academic degree of bachelor of archeology and ethnology.
Qualifications and positions of graduates in the specialty 5B020800 - Archeology and ethnology are determined in accordance with the "Qualification reference book of posts, managers, specialists and other employees" approved by the order of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan of 22.11.2002 No. 273-P.
Bachelor of specialty 5В020800 - Archeology and ethnology can hold the following positions:
- in general education and specialized educational institutions: (lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges) history teacher and organizer of school museum and local history work, etc .;
- in the museum organization: scientific employee of the scientific research, exposition and fund departments, guide-guide, chief curator, etc .;
- in the research institute (center): junior researcher, etc.
- in public service: a referent, the main specialist in the field of culture and protection of historical and cultural monuments; expert; consultant, interethnic and confessional relations and processes, etc.
Qualification characteristic of the bachelor of specialty 5В020800 - Archeology and Ethnology
 
Sphere of professional activity
The sphere of professional activity of the bachelor of archeology and ethnology is: archeological monuments and cultural monuments, history teaching, applied museology, cultural and educational organizations, state administration for culture and protection of historical and cultural monuments, research centers.
Objects of professional activity
The objects of professional activity of graduates are:
- national archaeological and ethnographic, architectural monuments, complexes and reserves;
- a network of museum organizations of various profiles,
- State Committee for the Protection of Historical and Cultural Monuments: cultic and memorial complexes on the territory of Kazakhstan;
- public administration in the field of culture, education, internal policy;
- various organizations and units in the system of public administration, regulating relations in the sphere of culture, organization of cultural and educational tourism business: firms, companies, agencies, as well as auctions for the sale of historical and artistic values.
 
Subjects of professional activity
- archaeological and ethnographic collections and funds of public and private museums;
- archaeological and ethnographic expositions and exhibitions;
- open-air museums;
- state museum records;
- Records of private collections and collections;
- memorial archaeological and ethnographic foundations and archives of scientific research institutes;
- funds of rare books and publications on archeology and ethnology;
- museum catalogs, classifiers, guidebooks;
- educational and methodological development for the qualitative organization of the educational process in general and specialized educational institutions (schools, lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges);
- New educational technologies in the educational process;
- documentation of expedition, collecting and exposition activities;
- New information technologies in expedition, collecting and exposition activities;
- national parks and open-air museums.
Types of professional activity
Graduate in the specialty 5B020800 - Archeology and ethnology can perform the following types of professional activities, taking into account the requirements of the labor market:
- educational (pedagogical);
- research;
- organizational and managerial work in the field of culture, museology, grant, program, research and expeditionary;
- museum and production;
- local lore;
- artistic and expert;
- information and communication;
- preservation of cultural and historical monuments and values;
-organizational and tourist;
- Coordination;
-Consulting.
Functions of professional activity
Graduate in the specialty 5B020800 - Archeology and ethnology should be prepared for the following functional duties:
- preservation of the cultural heritage of the Kazakh people and ethnic groups of Kazakhstan;
- Collective - collection function in the field of archeology and museology;
- restoration and conservation work on archeological and ethnographic monuments;
- fixation and protection of historical and cultural monuments (ecology of culture);
- popularization of knowledge about the culture of Kazakhstan abroad and among the population of Kazakhstan.
Typical tasks of professional activity
Typical tasks of professional activity are:
- ensuring the planning of the educational process on the subject "history", and other historical disciplines in the general and specialized schools;
- identification of archaeological and ethnographic sources;
- study of specific archaeological, museum and ethnographic sources;
- improving the planning of the field (expeditionary), collecting and exposition work of the museum's units, the archive, the department - increasing the effectiveness of modern methods of archaeological and ethnological research in the field (expeditionary), collecting and exposition work;
- the qualified application of the international and Kazakh regulatory and legal framework in the field of protection of monuments and cultural heritage and the exchange of cultural values;
- Increase the level of general humanities culture of the society, professional team, students.
Directions of professional activity
The professional activity of a specialist in archeology and ethnology is aimed at studying and preserving the historical and cultural heritage, in the introduction of modern technologies in archeological and ethnographic research, in the processing, storage and protection of archaeological and ethnographic materials, in the improvement of local studies in schools, the qualified and competent use of knowledge in the field of archeology and ethnology, the teaching of historical disciplines in schools, lyceums, colleges and in the conduct of scientific research in blast archeology, ethnology and museology.
The content of professional activities of specialty 5В020800 - Archeology and Ethnology
- teaching history and historical disciplines in general and specialized schools;
- organization of archaeological and ethnological expeditions and expositions of museums, institutes and centers;
- preparation of technical, illustrative, graphic and substantive part of reports on expeditionary and collecting, exposition work;
- consultations on the issues of accounting, protection and restoration of cultural monuments, museum collections, private collections;
- Coordination with state bodies in the sphere of culture, private and national cultural funds, international organizations.
               
Requirements to the key competencies of the bachelor on specialty 5В020800 - Archeology and ethnology.
Bachelor of specialty 5В020800 - Archeology and ethnology should:
have an idea:
- on the methods of recording, recording, examining, restoring and protecting cultural monuments on the territory of Kazakhstan;
identify and identify archaeological and ethnographic sources;
know:
- general and professional disciplines; basic theories of archeology and ethnology, the history of archeology and ethnology; the methodology of conducting archaeological and ethnological studies of the foundations of theory and applied research in the field of archeology and ethnology;
be able to:
- use in scientific, expedition and restoration work new information technologies, computer programs, have skills to work in the Internet; participate in the production activities of the museum organization; to compile the necessary production and museum documentation; to make museum registration, evaluation and examination of archaeological and ethnographic subjects; To carry out pedagogical activity in general and specialized schools (lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges); participate in the organization and conduct of archaeological and ethnographic expeditions;
have the skills:
- independent search, expedition, organizational and restoration work; a professional museum worker; expert in the valuation of historical and cultural values; a specialist in the protection of cultural heritage monuments; own innovative methods of teaching historical disciplines in secondary schools;
- be competent:
in the field of professional activities, in carrying out archaeological and ethnological research, drawing up questionnaires, tests, as well as mastering the methods of scientific analysis of ethnic processes and interethnic relations, confessional or other problems, and be competent.
 
There is a magistracy 6M020800-Archeology and Ethnology
5В041900 - MUSEUM AND MONUMENT PROTECTION
 
Duration of training - full-time study - 4 years.
 
Graduate of the bachelor degree in specialty 5В041900 - Museum and monuments protection is awarded an academic degree of bachelor of museum business and monument protection.
 
Bachelor of specialty 5В041900 - Museums and monuments, can hold the following positions:
- Researcher of research, exposition and fund departments, head of department, guide-guide, scientific secretary, chief curator, deputy director, director of the museum, etc .;
- Referent, consultant, art expert, leading expert in the field of culture and protection of historical and cultural monuments, etc.;
- teacher of history and organizer of school museum and local history work in secondary schools: general and specialized schools, lyceums, colleges, gymnasiums, etc.
                        

Qualification characteristic of the bachelor of specialty 5В041900 - Museum and protection of monuments

The sphere of professional activity is: applied museology; state administration on culture, preservation of cultural and historical heritage; museum and art examination; tourist business, including international; cultural and educational sphere; auctions on the sale of historical and artistic values; system of secondary general education.
Objects of professional activity
Objects of professional activity of graduates are: a network of museum institutions of various profiles; museum process; State Committee for the Protection of Historical and Cultural Monuments: Religious and Memorial Complexes on the Territory of Kazakhstan; government bodies in the field of culture, education, internal policy; the organization of tourist business: firms, companies, agencies, organizations to control the export of cultural and historical values ​​outside of Kazakhstan, secondary schools.
Subjects of professional activity
The subjects of professional activity are: movable and immovable, tangible and intangible monuments of history and culture, museum collections, museum catalogs and classifiers, state accounting museum documentation. Historical and cultural monuments in the open air: archaeological, architectural, museum complexes, historical and cultural values, exhibited for scientific museum expertise, scientific project documentation: scientific concept, thematic structure, thematic exposition plan, artistic sketches of the exposition, museum equipment.
Types of professional activity
Bachelors in the specialty 5B041900 - Museum business and the protection of monuments can perform the following types of professional activities:
- museum and production;
- information and communication;
- organizational and managerial;
- artistic and expert;
- preservation of cultural and historical monuments and values
- educational (pedagogical);
- cultural, educational, tourist
Functions of professional activity of bachelors of specialty 5В041900 - Museum and protection of monuments
The functions of the bachelor's professional activity in the Museum and Monument Protection are:
- organization, development and improvement of the museum process
- introduction of new information technologies;
- preservation of historical and cultural monuments;
- organization and development of museum expertise;
- the organization of auction activities of works of historical and artistic value;
- improvement of educational and pedagogical activity;
- development of local studies in schools.
Typical tasks of professional activity of bachelors of specialty 5В041900 - Museum and protection of monuments
Typical tasks of the professional activity of the bachelors of museums and monuments are: to ensure the planning and improvement of the museum network of Kazakhstan, to increase the efficiency of the functioning of the museum institution, to improve the system of preservation of the national cultural and historical heritage in every possible way in accordance with the directions of state policy; introduction of new information technologies.
Directions of professional training of bachelors of the specialty 5В041900 - Museum business and the protection of monuments: the professional activity of the specialist is aimed at: studying and preserving the historical and cultural heritage, introducing new technologies in the museum business, using knowledge in the introduction of museum documentation, participating in examination and museum evaluation of subjects historical value teaching of historical disciplines in schools and organization of local history work, participation in scientific research of museums.
The content of professional activities of bachelors of specialty 5В041900 - Museum business and the protection of monuments is:
- scientific documentation of the historical process, the identification of objects that represent historical, cultural museum value;
- development and formation of museum collections;
- improvement of museum catalogs and classifiers;
- creation of protection and preservation of museum collections;
- restoration and conservation of historical and cultural monuments;
- scientific inventory of funds;
- computerization and transfer to electronic media of the state accounting museum documentation;
- analysis and increasing the effectiveness of methods and content of museum expositions and exhibitions;
- development of scientific and popular scientific museum and tourist publications: catalogs, guidebooks, booklets, prospectuses;
- participation in the development and improvement of the museum management and marketing system;
- Participation in customs examination of historical, cultural and artistic values ​​exported from Kazakhstan;
- improving the teaching of historical disciplines in high school,
- the development of school museology and local history.
International connections:
• Novosibirsk State University (Russian Federation);
• Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov Moscow (Russian Federation);
• Tomsk State University (Russian Federation)
Places of passage of practice and possible employment:
Museums of the RK, departments of culture, committees for the protection of monuments, research centers, educational institutions
5B011600-GEOGRAPHY
1. Duration of training - 4 years
2. Academic degree: Bachelor of Education in specialty 5В011600 - Geography
Characteristics of the specialty
Our graduate can: Graduates on the specialty 5B011600- "Geography" can perform the following types of professional activities: educational (pedagogical) - teacher of geography in secondary school, lyceum, college, gymnasium and other secondary and secondary special educational institutions; production and management - can occupy administrative positions in state and non-state institutions, as a guide, to the employees of the land committee, hydro-meteorological center, research institute, tourist office, firm, environmental management and ecology.
Training of bachelors of geography in pedagogical direction is conducted. Such disciplines as Physical Geography of Kazakhstan, Economic and Social Geography of Kazakhstan, Landscape Science, Ecology and Sustainable Development, Geoecology, Teaching about the Environment, Industrial Ecology, Applied Ecology, etc. are studied at the Department. In addition, training field practices on landscape science and ecology are conducted. By specialties 5В011600 - Geographies are trained according to the requirements of the State Educational Establishment of the Republic of Kazakhstan on 6.08.072-2010.
 
Career
In the field of education:
- Teaching the subject of geography in educational institutions (school, gymnasium, lyceum, college, etc.) and the organizer of the work on tourist regional studies;
- in the sphere of organization and management services;
- planning the content of teaching geography at different levels;
- organization of the learning process and identification of methods for their implementation.
In the field of knowledge and upbringing:
The implementation of teaching and educational work, according to the laws, laws, principles and mechanisms for the education of the pedagogical process.
Planning of out-of-class educational work, the decision of exact educational problems;
Application and selection of methods, different forms of education and training in extracurricular work on geography.
Establishing a connection with parents, with teachers teaching in this class and with students.
To continue education in the specialty 6M060900 - "Geography" is open magistracy. The quality of teaching is based on the standard of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
 
5В091000 - LIBRARIANSHIP
1. The term of study is 4 years.
 
2. Academic degree: Bachelor in the field of services for specialty 5B091000 - Librarianship.
 
3. Internship.
 
After graduation from the bachelor's degree in the specialty "Librarianship" can perform the following types of services:
- work in libraries of secondary schools, lyceums, gymnasiums, colleges and other large libraries of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
There is a full-time and part-time department for training specialists in the specialty "Librarianship". The training is conducted in the state and Russian languages. According to the standard of general education, there are compulsory and typical training programs, the duration of education on the basis of general education at full-time and part-time departments is 4 years, on the basis of secondary specialized education - 3 years.
2. Educational work - holding together with groups of students of meetings, education throughout the year, discussion of education have a goal - the application of new concepts of knowledge informatization in the process of teaching library knowledge and the preparation of library personnel in a new direction. The research work of students is conducted in two directions of the library science and bibliography. Valuable reports heard in the work of the circle are presented at the student scientific-practical conferences of the University.
3. Organization - 5В091000 - a graduate who received a bachelor's degree in library science and bibliography must know the organization of the following problems in the specialty "Library business":
  • analytical and synthetic processing of documents;
  • organization and storage of funds;
  • Maintenance of users of various institutions in the communication system.
Organization - management - is the operational management of employees in the strategic and technical framework of the service, the development of structural units and library information and library services.
The sphere of professional activity of the bachelor 5В091000 - Librarianship acts: bodies, organizations and institutions, various organizational and legal forms in the system of library services to the population, education, health, culture; socio-pedagogical, socio-psychological services of specialized institutions (family orphanages, boarding houses, social shelters, special correctional institutions); children's and teenage clubs; youth organizations and associations; medical and preventive and other medical institutions; rehabilitation centers for various categories of the population; information services, museums, archives, scientific research institutes, social and cultural sphere.
Objects of professional activity of the bachelor 5В091000 - Librarianship are republican, regional and other libraries of various types and types, cultural organizations, as well as individuals, families, groups and communities of people in need of library services.
The subjects of professional bachelor's activity in the field of services in the specialty 5B091000 are the library and bibliographic and information practice, library and bibliographic and information services, documentary information arrays and flows, automated library and information systems.
Bachelor of Education in specialty 5B091000 - Librarianship can perform the following types of professional activities:
- organizational and managerial;
- scientific and methodological;
- information;
- research;
- industrial and practical;
educational (pedagogical);
- management - implementation on a national scale of the main library functions through their centralization and coordination; development and implementation of the main methodological principles of the activities of the country's libraries; development of scientific principles of library business; international library cooperation on world programs, implemented through executive and organizational support of the national share.
 
Throughout the history of mankind, libraries have been temples of knowledge and memory of civilization, and the priests of these temples were LIBRARIES. The library was compared to a pharmacy for the soul, called the best university for all time.
The information revolution of the last two decades has changed the world and many value systems. Information resources have multiplied in the society. In the modern world, information has become a strategic resource, which is regarded as the most significant potential source of wealth. The society acutely felt the need for specialists who can efficiently process, store and use information. In developed countries, it is the libraries that are assigned the function of information centers. in them two thirds of all primary and secondary information resources are concentrated, and generations of librarians have accumulated a unique experience with information. A modern librarian is an information intermediary, a reference analyst of information resources.
The future of modern libraries is connected with the concept of "virtual", "electronic" library, with the development of a global information network. The librarian-bibliographer is in one professional group with information workers, a working tool of the librarian has become a computer, in his work he is connected with the whole world. It is the librarian who plays the role of the main navigator in the ocean of information, he acts as a reliable consultant in the information search and assessment of information.
Having received this specialty, you will serve the noble cause of ensuring the social equality of people through access to knowledge, the spiritual eminence of the individual and society, the preservation of the cultural potential and traditions of mankind.
 
Life and scientific activity of the department.
Universal history and museum business is the issuing department. The department has been operating since 2001. Teachers, undergraduates and students are engaged in research work. For bachelors there are circles << Young historian >>, << Young archaeologist >>, << Geographer >>. Students actively participate in contests and olympiads of regional and republican significance, occupying 1,2,3 places. At the department of senior lecturer Ph.D. Zhanysbekova GA, having won a grant under the Bolashak program since March 2014. is in on an internship in Moscow at the Pedagogical Institute named after Herzen.
Teachers of the department Otarbayeva GK, Mirzamseitova GE, Tulkieva BA, Tashtanov Zh., Tazhmukhanova NE participated in the P Republican Scientific and Methodological Forum.
Teachers Tazhmukhanova NE, Mirzamseitova GE, Tashtanov Zh. Were members of the commission of the Republican competition "Baurzhanovsky readings" - 28.05.14.
The department together with the boarding school for gifted children of the Tulkubas region held a regional scientific conference "ІҮ Hakim Abay" - on 04/24/2014, as well as a conference on 01.10.2014 dedicated to the theme: "Ulytau-eeteginde oi tol-ou-Mogilik eel" together with the department "History of Kazakhstan ". In November the department held a round table in conjunction with the university's museum and the department "History of Kazakhstan", dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the teacher, scholar and female countrywoman Sh.Abubakirova.
In November-December, students, undergraduates, teachers of the department listened to lectures by Russian scientists. In particular, a senior research fellow of the Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology. Miklukho-Maklaya Sataev Robert Midhotovich, Phillipov Vasily Rudolfovich Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of the Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Savatayev Anatoly Dmitrievich Doctor of History, Professor of the Institute of African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Funk Dmitry Anatolievich Doctor of History, Professor, Moscow State University. M.Lomonosov. 4 instructors in the department of Avizov AK, Mirzamseitova GE, Tashtanov Zh., Ibraimova A.v., Almaty have undergone qualification upgrade under the "Arrow" program. Senior teacher Ph.D. Kenzhebaeva RN in Almaty published a monograph "Оқутышылардың атамекенге сүйіспеншілігін қалыптастырудың ғылыми-әдістемелік негізінде" attits a monograph of Shyiard.
Students of the 3rd course Sharipov N., Otar A., ​​Abdukarimov B., Alimkhan M. under the guidance of the master Narymbet G. In the KazNPU them. Abay took the first place at the Republican Olympiad.
 In 2015-2016 in September teachers, students and undergraduates of the department organized excursions to historical places of the SKO and held a forum of young historians dedicated to the 550th anniversary of the Kazakh Khanate in the city of Turkestan.
Also students of the 4th year under the guidance of Candidate of Historical Sciences, Associate Professor Zhanysbekova GA conferences devoted to the history of the Kazakh Khanate organized 5В020800 Archeology and ethnology together with the Institute of Archeology named after A.Margulan participated in archaeological excavations in the area by the Department of the South Kazakhstan language.
Students specialty Kaitas. Scientific consultations were conducted by Dr. V.Krit and Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of South Kazakhstan Studies B.Baitanaev.

Scientific achievements of young historians

Students 2,3,4 courses under the guidance of Candidate of Historical Sciences, Associate Professor Zhanysbekova GA conferences devoted to the history of the Kazakh Khanate organized by the Department of Language "Past and Present" took place in the framework of the "Forum of Young Historians." At the conference, students participating in the exchange of views demonstrated their scientific achievements in the history of the Southern region and learned new approaches. The fourth-year student Otar Alfarabi presented the scientific report "Haknazar Khan". All students who participated in the conference participants received certificates. This conference was organized by the department "General History and Museum Affairs".