Research work on the social and humanitarian specialties of the Faculty “Social and Humanitarian Training” is carried out through the participation of faculty professors-teachers staff in scientific competitions and projects of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, presentations by teachers at national, international scientific conferences, participation in scientific and methodological seminars , scientific internships.
Departments of the faculty conduct research work in the following areas:
- 1) “Actual problems of the history of Kazakhstan”;
- 2) “Actual problems of world history”;
- 3) “Actual problems of historiography and source study, ethnology and local history”;
- 4) “Traditional national games”;
- 5) “Actual problems of forming a healthy lifestyle”;
- 6) “Actual problems of linguistics”;
- 7) “Actual problems of literary criticism”.
In the 2016-17 academic year, the Faculty’s professors teachers staff took part in the following conferences: the scientific and practical conference ” КГУТИ: образование, наука и опыт” dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the 40th anniversary of the training of specialists with higher education in Mangistau region (Ablanova E. A., Mendaliev B. M., Akhmetov N.A., Moldakhanov I.O., Kystaubaeva K.T., Yakhyaeva M.M., Kametova R.M., Batykhova A.K., Aimukhanova A.A. Adambaeva G.M.); regional conference “Тәуелсіздік таң шапағында“, organized by the chair “Assembly of the Peoples of Kazakhstan” and dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Ablanova E.A., Bekeshov S.S., Buyanova L.L., Yesetova G.B., Isaeva L.N., Kildyakova Ye.N., Mambetova A.I., Tabyldieva O.D.); regional scientific and practical conference “Идея “Мәңгілік ел”и наследие С. Кондыбая” (Tabyldieva O.D.); Republican scientific-practical conference “Діншілік, дін арқылы келісім және рухани тррбие”, held in Aktobe (Bekeshov S.S.); Republican scientific-practical conference “Актуальные проблемы фольклора и литературного краеведения”, held in the West Kazakhstan State University named after M. Utemisov in Uralsk city (G.B. Yesetova); scientific conference “ациональная автономия Алаш, партия Алаш и правительство Алаш”, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Alash Party (Edilkhanova S.A.).
Moreover, in the 2016-2017 academic year faculty teachers took part in a meeting dedicated to the memory of the victims of repression, organized by the Mangystau regional administration on the topic “Саяси қуғын-сүргін құрбандарын еске алу” (Ablanova E.A.), and also made presentations “Тарихтан тағылым-өткенге тағзым” (Ablanova E.A.), “Маңғыстау халқы репрессия жылдарында” (Mambetova A.I.) in the international project dedicated to the memory of the victims of repression, which took place in Kyzylorda.
In the 2016-17 academic year, the following round tables were organized and conducted by the department “History of Kazakhstan and Social and Humanitarian Disciplines” at the university : “азақтың ұлт-азаттық көтерілісі: тарихтағы ақтаңдақ пен ақиқат” (dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the national liberation revolution of 1916 year); a round table devoted to the appeal of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 25.01.2017 on the issues of redistribution of powers between the branches of power (Buyanova L.L., Yesetova G.B.), “Алихан Букейханов и наследие Алаша” (dedicated to the 150th birth anniversary of A. Bukeykhanov ).
According to the results of the 2016-17 academic year, the following works of professors-teachers staff of the faculty were issued: 1 monography recommended for publication by the Academic Council of Yessenov University, 8 coursebooks (including 2 electronic textbooks), 3 textbooks (including 1- in english) 7 teaching aids, 23 scientific articles in collections of international conferences, 20 scientific articles in collections of republican conferences, 2 scientific articles in collections of regional conferences, 17 scientific articles in collections of university conferences, 4 scientific articles in journals, recommended by CCSES MES RK.