Ameliorative hydrology

The purpose of this course is to formulate the ability of master students with the basic questions of theory and practice of the irrigation regime and the water balance of agricultural fields, to develop the most rational methods for using water and land resources. The undergraduate is able to obtain information on the general characteristics of reclamation hydrology and by analyzing to use of acquired knowledge in practice. Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Accuracy of hydrological characteristics calculations, Soil moisture Week1: Introduction to the discipline. Irrigation Reclamation Week2: General information about irrigation and irrigation systems. Week3: The regime of irrigation of agricultural crops. Narbayeva K.T. 3 Master 1st year Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) narbayeva.kn@gmail.com

New information technologies of teaching geography in higher school

To prepare masters for higher education, teaching innovative technologies of teaching economic and social geography Demonstrate the methodology of teaching geography in selected courses of economic and social geography in higher education. To teach the acquired knowledge in practical classes and use them in universities for independent studies and geography lessons. Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Week1: Introduction. Pedagogical analysis of the geography of technology. Week2: General principles and methods of teaching geography. Week3: Psychological foundations of the using the pedagogical and geographical technologies. Indira Sarsenova GISCKZ 3420 3 Master 2nd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) Indira.sarsenova@gmail.com

Satellite navigation systems

The objectives of the development of the discipline “Satellite Navigation Systems” is to provide graduate students with knowledge about modern equipment for measuring geographical objects, about existing measurement methods and about the possibilities of using this kind of data in scientific and practical work. The student has to know: bases of organization, functioning, distribution in space and the development in time of regional and world navigation systems (USA, Russia, Europe, etc.) Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Cartography, Photogrammetry Week1: The role of satellite technology in geodetic production Week2: Development of GPS / GLONASS measurement methods Week3: Coordinate and time systems in satellite technologies. Coordinate System Definitions Gulzhan Aimbetova SNS 6309 2 Master 2nd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) glzar@mail.ru

Socio-demographic problems of region development of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Aim of course: The course is intended to acquaint students with the main laws and laws that determine the development of existing scientific, theoretical and applied methods of the regional economy Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Introduction to economic, social and political geography, General physical and economic geography, Philosophy, Economic theory, Political science, Economic, social and political geography. Week1: Basics of regional economy, interrelations of indicators and concepts that characterize the place of the regional approach in the study of Kazakhstan’s economic problems Week2: Scientific foundations of rational organization of social production in the territory Week3: Regional planning and statistical base for regional analysis Nyussupova G. N. SDPRRRK 7301 3 Doctor 1st year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) gulnara.nyusupova@kaznu.kz

Excursion Studies

The purpose of teaching of this discipline is to help students to understand to learn methodological techniques of preparation, organization, and guided tours, as well as to acquire practical skills to use basic techniques with working with tour groups. The ability to plan and organize sightseeing activities Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Tourist regional geography Week1: Theory of excursion. History of excursion activity. Week2: Essence of excursions. Main features and functions of excursions. Week3: Pedagogical fundamentals of excursion activity. Baiburiev R.M. EV2302 3 Bachelor 3rd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) Skaut2ever@gmail.com

Tourism Management

The aim of the course: Given course is designed for students to form systematic and professional knowledge, qualification skills and abilities to manage tourism industry organizations based on the study of modern principles, methods and functions of management. Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of basic concepts and functions of tourism management Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Introduction to Tourism, Fundamentals of Tourismology Week1: Subject and Tasks of “Tourism Management” course. Concept of Management Week2: Organization. Organizational Processes. Week3: Internal and External Environment of Organization. Kalimbetov Yessen Abdualiyevich 2B815 3 Bachelor 3rd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) esenfirdavs1980@gmail.com

Thermal Power Stations and Heat Networks

The purpose of the discipline is to study the structure, theoretical and technical foundations and principles of functioning of the systems of transportation, distribution and consumption of thermal energy, the requirements of reliable and economical operation of these systems at high thermodynamic and economic indicators of efficiency. The student will be able to know the methods for determining the needs of enterprises in the heat. Faculty of Physics and Technology Timiryazev Mechanics, Modern State of Thermal Power Engineering, Molecular Physics, Technical Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Bases of Theory of Thermal Conductivity Week1: General information about thermal power plants. Technical and economic indicators of heating networks Week2: Energy performance of condensing power plants Week3: Energy performance of combined heat and power Zarina Khamitovna Gabitova 8B518 3 Bachelor 4th year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) zarina.gabitova@kaznu.kz

Criminal Executive law

The purpose of discipline is forming ability applying norms ocriminal-executive legislation. The student will be able to analyze the legal status, competences and powers of employees of the penitentiary system Faculty of Law Timiryazev a) Constitutional law; b) The theory of state and law; c) Administrative law; d) Criminal law; e) Law Week1: The concept of criminal executive rights of the Republic of Kazakhstan, subject and system of discipline (introductory lecture) Week2: Legal status of persons serving sentences and their characteristics (problematic lecture) Week3: Characterization of the system of institutions and bodies executing sentences and basic areas of control over their activities. Alimkulov Erbol 2 Bachelor 4th year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) alimkulov1980@gmail.com

Criminalistics

The purpose of the discipline: to form students’ ability to develop and understand the science of forensics. Forensics is the science of the mechanism of crime, the characteristics of criminal activity, methods and means of disclosure, investigation and prevention criminal offenses. The student will be able to know the basic categories and the concept of forensics and own it categorical apparatus in the analysis of life situations Faculty of Law Timiryazev Theory of state and law, Constituonal law, Administrative law, Criminal law, Criminal procedural law Week1: Theoretical and methodological basis of criminalistics. (introductory lecture) Week2: Forensic technology Week3: Trasology (problem lecture) Bissengali L.B. Kri4421 4 Bachelor 4th year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) Bisengali89@gmail.com

Kazakhstan Law

The course is intended to introduce you to the basic concepts of the domestic legal system, as well as the rights and duties of citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan; familiarize with main normative legal regulations To know the basic legal concepts and terms, as well as the provisions of the national legal system of the Republic of Kazakhstan Faculty of Law Timiryazev History of Kazakhstan; Political science; Economic theory Week1: Subject and course system of “Kazakhstan law”. Basic concepts and categories of state and law. Week2: The legal relationship. Legal conduct and crime. Legal liability. Week3: Fundamentals of Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Kabanbaeva Gulbakyt Boribekovna 3 Bachelor 2nd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) gulqz10@gmail.com

Legal basis for combating corruption

To develop and educate the values and abilities necessary for the formation of a young people’s civil position to corruption, forming students a comprehensive view of the corruption and it’s negative role in society and state, historical ways corruption’s development. The student will be able to master the culture of thinking, allowing to perceive, to generalize, analyze the actual and legal information in the field of struggling against corruption Faculty of International Relations Karasai Basis of law Week1: The concept, signs, essence of corruption as a social and legal phenomenon. Forms of corruption. (introductory lecture) Week2: Historical ways of corruption’s development. Week3: The causes and conditions of corruption. Consequences of corruption Bissengali L. 2 Bachelor 1st year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) bisengali89@gmail.com

Ecology and sustainable Development

Provide systematic theoretical and experimental knowledge of ecology and a sustainable development, environmental protection and the rational environmental management, based on the latest developments of an ecological science and new non-polluting, power ? and resource-saving technologies, knowledge of the international and Kazakhstan ecological legislation for preparation of the qualified specialists and experts in the field of Physics. To describe theoretical bases of ecology and concept of sustainable development, ways of solving ecological problems in the modern World Faculty of Geography and Natural Resources Timiryazev Courses in biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics Week1: Introduction in ecology: a subject, methods, tasks and structure in system of sciences. Week2: Ecology of an individual and population. Ecological factors. Adaptation. Week3: Types of classification of ecological factors. Libikh and Shelford’s laws, tolerance range and others ecological rules. Tazhibayeva Tamara Lashkarovna ESDI 2401 2 Bachelor 2nd year Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%) Tamara.Tazhibayeva@kaznu.kz