Master degree program
Foreign Philology (Western Languages)

Foreign Philology (Western Languages)

QUALIFICATION

  • Scientific and pedagogical direction - Master of Philological Sciences

MODEL OF GRADUATING STUDENT

ON1. analyze a large amount of scientific knowledge from specific facts to holistic theories that reflect the current state of fundamental sciences of a general philological profile and foreign philology, taking into account the latest achievements and technologies in the field of linguistic research.
ON 2. use the basics of planning and organizing scientific research and an understanding of the terminological apparatus and the system of methodological principles and methodological techniques of foreign philological studies to identify and develop problem areas within the framework of the research context and approbate the research results.
ON 3. demonstrate the ability to use the acquired knowledge in such areas as literary hermeneutics, medialinguistics and public speaking, for the preparation of analytical speech works in foreign and native languages and the technical design of foreign-language scientific and journalistic taking into account language variability.
ON 4. demonstrate the development of advanced foreign language skills in all types of speech activities within the framework of various communicative styles and speech genres of the modern English language(including interpretation of literary and media texts), using in practice discursive ways of expressing various types of information to solve pragmatic communication problems.
ON 5. apply the knowledge of the various types and, forms and functions of academic communication, the features of a foreign language scientific style, the organizational structure and content of an authentic scientific text reflecting linguistic variability of the English language, as well as models and strategies of verbal and non-verbal communicative behavior in the preparation of reasoned and detailed statements on various problems of general and special scientific, business and professional orientation.
ON 6. summarize the knowledge gained as a result of informational-analytical and informational-bibliographic work in the field of linguistic, literary and linguodidactic studies using modern information technologies to determine ways to creatively solve philological and pragma-professional problems;
ON 7.explain current issues and aspects of scientific research in the field of contrastive-comparative description of languages and integrate knowledge about the social aspects of the functioning of language units of various levels, interpreting the text as a complex multifaceted phenomenon of linguistic and literary analysis;
ON 8. to develop projects, demonstrating an independent systemic and creative approach in the course of work on scientific and design studies and in solving the corresponding pragma-professional problems, analyzing language as a functional system, taking into account its social stratification, communicative and cognitive functions, as well as the pragmatics of linguistic impact, intercultural discourse and speech tactics.

Program passport

Speciality Name
Foreign Philology (Western Languages)
Speciality Code
7M02312
Faculty
Philological

disciplines

Foreign Language (professional)
  • Number of credits - 6
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - Will be studied: methods of oral, written and electronic communication in business and scientific fields used to conduct research activities and publish research results in international scientific publications.

History and Philosophy of Science
  • Number of credits - 3
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The following will be studied: the main concepts of modern philosophy of science, the essence, patterns, structure, models of the development of science, basic principles and methods, the motive of scientific knowledge, theoretical and empirical levels of scientific research.

Language Impact and Intercultural Communication
  • Number of credits - 5
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to apply the conceptual and terminological apparatus of the theories of intercultural communication and speech impact, demonstrating mastery of the culture of oral and written speech. The following will be studied:theories of speech impact and intercultural communication, the history of the formation of intercultural communication, theories, structure and types of intercultural communication will be studied.

Master’s dissertation preparation and defense (MDPaD)
  • Number of credits - 12
  • Type of control - Master Dissertation
  • Description - The main purpose of "The implementation of a Master Thesis": the formation of master students in preparation for the defense of the thesis for the Master in specialty (by industry). During the study of course, master student's should be competent in: 1. demonstrate the progress of solving problems arising in the course of research activities and requiring in-depth professional knowledge; 2. to argue for carrying out theoretical or experimental research within the framework of the tasks, including a mathematical (simulation) experiment; 3. can choose the necessary research methods, modify existing methods and develop new methods, based on the tasks of the specific study; 4. to use foreign languages for independent work on normative sources and scientific literature; 5. formulate the goals and objectives of the dissertation research, determine the scientific novelty and practical significance of the results of research activities; to develop a structurally methodological scheme for performing research.

Medialinguistics and foreign language
  • Number of credits - 6
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to analyze the functioning of the language in the media and interpret the features of mediaspeech and meditexts using the appropriate methods and procedures of linguistic analysis. The following will be studied:directions and methods of medialinguistics; functional and stylistic status of the language of the media, media texts and media, linguistic and pragmatic aspects of the impact, types of discourses.

National Variants of Contemporary English
  • Number of credits - 9
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to identify and explain the existing diversification and variability of language norms for the successful implementation of oral and written communication and solution of pragma-professional tasks. The following will be studied: the theory of variants of the language, the concepts of "variant" and "norm", "World English", "World Englishes", the development of English in regional variants, the typology of variants will be studied.

Organization and Planning of Scientific Research
  • Number of credits - 5
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The course is aimed at studying the theoretical, methodological and practical foundations of the organization of research activities in the context of the development of science and the implementation of programs of industrial and innovative development of the RK; scientific apparatus and research planning.

Organization and Planning of Scientific Research (in English)
  • Number of credits - 6
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline - to form the ability to plan and conduct high-quality and competitive scientific research. The course forms theoretical and methodological basis of the process of scientific research, its goals, objectives, stages of implementation, as well as areas of application of the results. The basics of scientific method, methodology of conducting literary and experimental research, rules of preparation and reviewing of scientific publications and projects will be considered.

Pedagogy of higher education
  • Number of credits - 5
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The following will be studied: goals, values of modern higher education, the Bologna process, didactic principles, educational and pedagogical technologies, teaching and upbringing methods, issues of self-education of students

Psychology of Management
  • Number of credits - 3
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The goal is to form the ability to apply the most important aspects of the field of management in the process of professional development. The course reveals the subject, the basic principles of management psychology, personality in managerial interactions, personal behavior management, psychology of managing group phenomena and processes, psychological characteristics of the leader's personality, individual management style, psychology of influence in management activities, conflict management.

Theory of Second Language Acquisition
  • Number of credits - 6
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - research approaches to the study of language acquisition; language acquisition strategy, language learning theory (acculturation, nativization, accommodation, monitor model). The discipline considers the following aspects:research approaches to the study of language acquisition; language acquisition strategy, language learning theory (acculturation, nativization, accommodation, monitor model).

Data for 2019-2022 years

disciplines

Cognitive linguistics
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to analyze the principles of cognitive activity of a person and explain the semantic-cognitive mechanisms of the language, systematize modern approaches of cognitive linguistics in order to form a scientific linguistic worldview and distinguish the forms of representation of knowledge about the world. As a result of studying the discipline, the undergraduate will be able to: - use the tools of philological research in the field of teaching a foreign language in the aspect of cognitive linguistics; - use scientific terminology in the field of cognitive linguistics to solve scientific research and professional tasks - apply methods of analysis of national-cultural speech features of the studied languages, methods of cognitive analysis of speech activity and methods of semantic-cognitive description of language phenomena, units, categories. The following aspects are considered in the discipline: 1. The origins of cognitive linguistics. The subject of cognitive linguistics. 2. The basic concepts of cognitive linguistics. The multidisciplinarity of science. 3. Scientific schools and directions in cognitive linguistics. 4. Conceptual analysis. Methods of studying and modeling concepts. 5. The terminological apparatus of cognitive linguistics. 6. Typology of concepts as a problem of cognitive linguistics and methods for the study of concepts. 7. Metaphor in cognitive semantics. The main provisions of the theory of conceptual metaphor J. Lakoff 8. The development of cognitive linguistics in American linguistics. 9. Linguocognitive and linguocultural approaches of cognitive linguistics 10. Forms of representing knowledge about the world. Differences between script, diagram, script, frame as types of knowledge representation. The concept of frame in the theory of Charles Fillmore.

Computer technologies and methodology in philology
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to operate with computer technologies and philology methodology for conducting linguistic research, developing electronic dictionaries, creating computer translation systems and practical data processing. The following will be studied: innovative technologies, human thinking, computer programs, research methods, modeling of natural and artificial languages, electronic dictionaries and databases;

Contrastive-typological analysis of the mother tongue and target foreign language
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to develop the ability to demonstrate the skills of comparative analysis of language units for conducting scientific research in the field of contrastive linguistics. The following will be studied: tasks and research methods, levels of language comparison, types of typological studies, general characteristics of the word-formation system of the native and studied foreign languages, a contrastive comparison of grammar systems of the language.

Copywriting and stylistic differentiation of commercial text
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to formalize the results of research work of undergraduates to ensure professional management of intellectual property rights. The following will be studied: copywriting as a scientific discipline, text linguistics, text stylistics, scientific style, grammatical and stylistic norms for writing scientific articles, types of intellectual rights, copyright, intellectual property protection, registration of patents.

Corpus Linguistics
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to differentiate and analyze the corpus of different languages at different levels for solving problems of extracting, processing and analyzing information. The following will be studied: the concepts of corpus and vocabulary files, electronic libraries, linguistic corpuses, the creation and use of corpuses, the classification of corpuses, the problems of the national corpus.

English in Global Business
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to apply the terminological apparatus of global business to implement professional-oriented communication, and regulate interpersonal relations in an interdisciplinary and multicultural team. The following will be studied: the categorical apparatus of the global business (by the topics studied), the concept of business communication and its types, the official business style of the language, business communication registers, written/oral business communication

Language Impact and Intercultural Communication
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to apply the conceptual and terminological apparatus of the theories of intercultural communication and speech impact, demonstrating mastery of the culture of oral and written speech. The following will be studied: theories of speech impact and intercultural communication, the history of the formation of intercultural communication, theories, structure and types of intercultural communication will be studied.

Literary analysis and interpretation of literary text (British literature)
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline - to form the ability to analyze and interpret literary texts and research literature, including literary articles and theoretical positions and compare the literary texts of different periods of English literature. The following will be studied:cultural and historical context, the specificity of the literary process in England, the main periods of the history of the development of English literature, the work of prominent English authors.

Literary Hermeneutics of the English Artistic Text
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to interpret the mutual dependence of the form and content of the text and analyze the communicative orientation of the text as a form of communication from the standpoint of the dialogue between the author and the reader. The following will be studied: various aspects of the text, types of analysis, the text and personality of the author, linguistic and extralinguistic factors; artistic text as a work of art.

Methodical and technical requirements for scientific work
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - Aim of discipline- to form the ability to apply the basics of planning and organizing research in the field of foreign philology for writing scientific articles and mastering the norms of writing, designing and proofreading a scientific text. As a result of studying the discipline the undergraduate will be able to: - Justify the topic, select the object and determine the research topic; - Select and analyze the necessary scientific literature; - Make a plan and structure of a scientific article, develop a program of research methodology; - Conduct research, generalize the results, arrange scientific articles. The discipline considers the following aspects: the structure of scientific articles, rules for writing sections of scientific articles, scientific style, grammatical and stylistic norms of writing scientific articles.

Modern Methodology of Foreign Philological Studies
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to apply the methodology in the field of foreign philology for solving research problems, taking into account the dynamics of development and interdisciplinary communication. The following will be studied: the methodology of foreign philology, terminological apparatus and systems of methodological principles, modern scientific paradigms.

Modern theories and trends in American Literature Studies
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to differentiate basic concepts, as well as use strategies and methodologies for studying literature and critically analyze literary texts from the perspective of world literature and evaluate the quality of translation. The following will be studied: the stages of the history of the United States, the specifics of the literary process, the direction of American culture, American society, the path of the formation of "American character".

Modern theories and trends in English Literature Studies
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to for the ability to understand and differentiate the theories and directions of English literature studies, using the strategies and methods of modern literature theoretical schools and trends in order to critically analyze and comprehend the English artistic text. The following will be studied: the theory of English literature as a scientific field, the main trends and trends in the field of literature theory, the problem of the genre in English literature criticism, the methodology of literature research, the structure and structure of a literary work, text analysis.

Oratory and Culture of Speech
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to apply contextualized knowledge of the theoretical positions of rhetoric; systematizing the methods of choosing rhetorical technologies and strategies for the preparation of speech works taking into account intercultural communication in a multicultural context. The following will be studied: the history of the development of rhetoric, speech and logical methods of constructing public speech, the organizational structure and types of public speech will be studied.

Sociolinguistic aspects in language learning
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to integrate knowledge about the social aspects of the functioning of language units at different levels: phonetic, lexical and grammatical to study the relationship between language and society. The following will be studied: the language and structure of society, the social aspect of language proficiency, linguistic and communicative competences, interpersonal communication, language situation and language policy.

Speechwriting and copywriting: history, theory and practice
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to demonstrate the ability of logical and reasoned construction of the compositional and semantic structure of oral and written foreign texts of different genres, taking into account the peculiarities of style differentiation, as well as the use of rhetorical technologies and strategies for the preparation of speech works, reasoning techniques, speech impact and literary editing skills. The following will be studied:: speechwriting, copywriting, rhetoric, text linguistics, text style, lexical, grammatical and stylistic norms for the preparation of speech works, speech impact, interdisciplinary connection with the communication theory and the culture of speech

Text theory and discourse
  • Type of control - [RK1+MT1+RK2+Exam] (100)
  • Description - The purpose of the discipline is to form the ability to work with different types and types of discourses, and apply the methods of discursive analysis to various types of texts. The following will be studied: text, text and genre, notions of style, structural parameters of discourse, varieties of discourse, discursive analysis.

Data for 2019-2022 years

INTERNSHIPS

Pedagogical
  • Type of control - Защита практики
  • Description - Aim оf discipline: formation of the ability to carry out educational activities in universities, to design the educational process and conduct certain types of training sessions using innovative educational technologies. During the study of course, masters should be competent in: 1. develop the taught discipline in an amount sufficient for the analytical assessment, selection and implementation of the module of the academic discipline, taking into account the level of preparedness of students, their needs, as well as the requirements of the State Educational Establishment of the Republic of Kazakhstan; 2. to develop the specifics of the organization and conduct of various types of classes in higher educational institutions (lecture, seminar, laboratory and practical); 3. apply the basic means of assessing students' academic achievements; 4. analyze the educational and methodological literature and use it to build your own presentation of program material; 5. prepare plans for seminars, practical classes, laboratory work in accordance with established methodological and methodological approaches. During the study of the discipline masters will learn following aspects: Acquaintance with the goals, objectives and content of teaching practice; drawing up of the schedule of consultations, kinds of the reporting and terms of their granting. Harmonization of the individual plan of the scientific and pedagogical practice of the undergraduate. Implementation of educational-methodical tasks coordinated with the head of practice. Visiting and analyzing the training sessions conducted by the teachers of the department. Acquaintance with the organization of scientific, methodical and educational work (plans, normative documents regulating the pedagogical process) at the faculty / at the university and the department. Development (at least 10 lessons) and conducting classes with students. Carrying out activities on the designated activities (scientific and methodological seminars, conferences, scientific circles, educational events). Preparation of an article of a scientific and methodical nature. Drawing up a report on scientific and pedagogical practice.

Research
  • Type of control - Защита практики
  • Description - Рurpose of practice: gaining experience in researching an urgent scientific problem, expanding professional knowledge gained in the learning process, and developing practical skills in conducting independent scientific work In the course of practice, form the ability: -critically evaluate scientific literature on the topic of scientific research; -to formulate topical scientific problems, directions, research hypotheses; -plan and organize research activities; - to assess the validity of the methods used in scientific research; -create research products, broadcast your own research results.

Data for 2019-2022 years