Department of Liberal Arts and Physical Education

The Department of Liberal Arts is organized by the order of the rector of D. Serikbaev EKSTU dated January 25, 2019 based on the decision of the University Academic Council of December 24, 2018.

On October 1, 2019, the Department of Liberal Arts was renamed the Department of Liberal Arts and Physical Education.

Dean of the department is appointed Sarsembayeva Araily Alibrkovna, Associate Professor, Candidate of pedagogical sciences (№80-К 11.02.2020).

The establishment of the department contributes to the coordination of teaching of liberal arts, development of joint teaching materials, holding methodological seminars in various areas.

Main objectives of the Department

  • Improvement of the educational process through the integration of the sub-departments in the field of educational and scientific work (organizing competitions in the liberal arts, the work of intellectual and student clubs, conducting intellectual marathons, etc.);
  • Implementation of comprehensive work on the spiritual, moral and patriotic education of young people, on explaining the ideas of the Conception of “Mangilik El” and “Ruhani Zangyru”; advancing the ideas of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan through the scientific, analytical, organizational support of the educational process of the university;
  • Development of students' skills of corporate culture;
  • Implementation of the project "Trilingualism - the formula of success" within the framework of the "University - Forum" - a platform for broad interaction, communication, dissemination of knowledge and scientific research through  Kazakh, Russian and English languages;
  • Creation of a new quality level of the impact of liberal arts on the educational and socio-cultural environment of the university (preparation and publication of textbooks, teaching aids in humanitarian disciplines taking into account industry specifics, creation of elective courses, psychological trainings, holding round tables on the problems of humanization of society, etc.).

Main tasks of the Department

  • providing educational and research services, constantly improving the quality of knowledge, skills and competencies of graduates;
  • improvement of the system of innovative education and elite training of specialists in all forms of education in accordance with the state compulsory standards for higher and postgraduate professional education;
  • providing high quality educational services on the basis of an effective quality management system, through the implementation of state standards of education in accordance with the requirements of the labor market, needs of students, main trends in the movement to the information and industrial society with an innovative economy;
  • professional development and retraining of the faculty;
  • cooperation of all sub-departments in the field of scientific, educational and methodical work;
  • development of projects aimed at the implementation of the main objectives of the department;
  • development and improvement of teaching materials for all courses;
  • use of modern pedagogical and information technologies in the educational process;
  • creation of teaching materials, focused on the specifics and needs of the industrial sector;
  • international cooperation and integration into the world educational space;
  • updating the program content of education and training;
  • explanatory work on the main strategic state priority;
  • development and improvement of corporate culture;
  • development of humanistic principles, forms and methods of education;
  • formation of legal culture of students
  • career guidance;
  • advertising of scientific and production achievements in the media, on the website and educational portal of EKSTU, by holding and participating in international and national conferences, competitions, exhibitions, publishing articles in scientific journals
  • organization of training language centers to provide paid services in the field of language education and translation (Scientific and Practical Center for Translation and Intercultural Communication at the sub-department of "Foreign languages").

Sub- departments:

  • Sub-department "History of Kazakhstan and socio-political disciplines»;
  • Sub-department "Kazakh and Russian languages»;
  • Sub-department "Foreign languages»;
  • Sub-department "Physical Physical Education and Sport".