«The theory and methods of preschool and primary school education»

Ermekbayev Muhtar Abenovich

Candidate of pedagogical sciences, associate professor

Head of the department

For correspondence: A.Baitursinov street,  (Building №7), 334 room
Office number: 8 (7252) 41-43-69

Е-mail: muhtermek@mail.ru

►Teachers' staff

History and achievements of the «The theory and methods of preschool and primary school education» department

The department «The theory and methodology of preschool and primary education» of the philological faculty of M. Auezov South Kazakhstan State University was founded in 1996. From 1997 to 2000, the department was successfully headed by candidate of philological sciences, professor K.Moldabek.

In 2001, the department was divided into the departments «Theory and methods of teaching natural disciplines in the primary education» (head of the departmentcandidate of pedagogical sciences, professor L. Iskakova) and «Theory and methodology of teaching philological disciplines» (Head of the department candidate of philological sciences, professor K.Moldabek).In 2003-2005, the department “Theory and methods of teaching philological disciplines” was headed by doctor of pedagogical sciences, professor A.B.Abibulaeva. In 2007, after union of the departments was established the department “Theory and methodology of preschool and primary education”. The head of department was the doctor of pedagogical sciences, professor L.T. Iskakova. In 2012-2017, the department was headed by candidate of biological sciences, associate professor S.M. Sikhimbaeva, who in 2013 became the owner of the state grant “The best teacher of the university”. In 2017-2020, Urazbayev Kurmangali Marhabatovich, associate professor, member of the Union of Journalists of the Republic of Kazakhstan, served as head of the department "The theory and methods of preschool and primary education".

Since January 2020, the Department "The theory and methods of preschool and primary education" is headed by candidate of pedagogical sciences, Associate Professor Ermekbaev Muhtar Abenuly.

In the history of the department the holders of the “Best Teacher” grant were S.M. Sikhimbaeva, L.T. Iskakova and G.O.Zhetpisbayeva. The department employs highly qualified specialists. At present, in accordance with the policy of the president, the department has established groups with instruction in three languages. Also, the staff of the department continues to conduct research work on the topic “Variability in preschool and primary education”.

On March 18-19, 2014-2015 academic yearat the VII Republican subject Olympiadamong university students, held in the International Kazakh-Turkish University inTurkistan, the specialty “Pedagogy and methodology of primary education” team “Bagdarsham” took the third place.

In the 2018-2019 academic year, at the Republican Student Olympiad among higher educational institutions of the Kazakhstan Republic, the specialty “Preschool education and upbringing” the team “Kunshuak” took the first place and the specialty “Pedagogy and methodology of primary education” team “Bolashak” took the third place.

The staff of the department

 The department has a staff: - 31 units. Among them 2 doctors of science, 14 candidates of sciences, 1 professors, 15 associate professors, 6 senior teachers. The professors, teachers who works at the department are masters of their crafts, teachers of the state grant “The best teacher of the university” who are engaged in both scientific and educational activities at a high level.

According to the results of the rating of educational programs of higher education in Kazakhstan specialty 6B01210 «Pedagogy of pre-school upbringing and education», 6В01310 - Pedagogy and methods of primary education occupy the first place for the last three years. Based on the results of the rating of the NKAOKO, the bachelor's degree “Preschool education and upbringing”, “Pedagogy and methodology of primary education” in the republic took the first place.

The department upbringing works

The plans of the educative work have been ready for the learners to the new year according to the 10 points.  Curators work according to the confirmed plan. The educative lessons spend according to the schedule weekly. On the eve of the holidays, the wall papers are issued and lecture rooms are colorfully made out. Students of the department take active part in the university activities, concerts and statements. The special attention is given to the discipline in the groups and to the cleanliness of lecture rooms. The students who pass the lessons without a good reason are taken under the control. Students’ progress is checked according to the results of the control weeks.

Under the guidance of the open educational hours are held on the themes “Course towards the future: modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity”, “Say no to the drugs”, “There is a healthy mind in healthy body” and etc. The purpose of open educational hours is the formation of a healthy lifestyle of students, the development of a healthy personality growth, teach how to lead a healthy lifestyle, will fade from harmful habits, prevent drug addiction.

As a whole, all planned educative activities are realized. All tasks are executed on time, educational hours are held conversations that for student’s humanistic and patriotic feelings.

In the framework of President N.A.Nazarbayev’s program “Course towards the future: modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity” organized activities dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the Tulkibasdistrict, Turkestan region. In the organization and holding of events together with the representatives of intellectual community, the rector of university D.P.Kozhamzharova and the head of the department “Theory and methodology of preschool and primary education”K.M.Urazbayev.

The information about the improvement of the teachers’ professional skills

 The department has a plan for advanced training of teaching staff. In according to the plan, the department teachers are held courses of professional development at the universities of the republic, the countries of the near and far abroad, at the Institute of Advanced Training of teachers “Orleu” in Almaty.

Pedagogical practice of the students

The students confirm their theoretical knowledge through making the practical and laboratorial lessons in the pedagogical practice at the schools.

Students of the specialty 6B01210 «Pedagogy of pre-school upbringing and education » pass «Pedagogical practice in the initial groups» in the kindergartens №69 “Erkebulan”, №45 “Akku”, №82 “Erkemai”, № 20 “Kazyna”.      

The students of the speciality «Pedagogy and methodology of primary education» pass pedagogical practice «The First days of the child in school» at the school-gymnasium №38 named after N.Ondasynov, school-lyceum №24 named after S.Erubayev, school-lyceum №80,school-gymnasium №1 named after A.S.Pushkin in Shymkent. The basis of knowledge builds in an elementary school. The knowledge of the elementary school is very important.

Candidates for the university!

The dear candidates for the university! One of the leading specialities of university 6B01210 - "Pedagogy of the preschool upbringing and education" and 6B01310 - "Pedagogics and methodology of primary education" in the field of education 6B01 - Pedagogical sciences guarantee you quality education and will provide bright future.

6B01210 Pedagogy of pre-school upbringing and education»

Training term 4 years

Qualification: The Bachelor degree of thepedagogy of pre-school upbringing and education.

The objects of the professional activity of graduates are various types and types of pre-school institutions, children's development centers, departments of the Department of Education.

The field of professional activity - the field of education.

6B01310 - Pedagogy and methodology of primary education

Training term: 4 years

Qualification: The Bachelor degree of the pedagogic and the elementary education methods. 

The objects of the professional activity of graduates are general education and primary schools of all types, children's development centers, departments of the Department of Education.

The field of professional activity - the field of education.