Department Mission

The mission of the Department of Western Languages ​​(English Language and Literature Program) is to educate the young generation able to effectively use the acquired knowledge in teaching practice; able to conduct a scientific research in the field of language and literature; to be the part of modern society in the Turkic countries and the world institutions as well; able to create the right worldview, the competence in culture and the skills in intercultural communication; to introduce the students with the new methods and approaches applied in Western literature and culture.

Department Vision

The Department of Western Languages ​​aims to

  • be the leading department to provide professional education in the field of teaching the language and literature;
  • educate the students in the field of language and literature topics in pursuance of the World and Western Literature;
  • serve as a bridge between Kyrgyzstan and Western academic communities;
  • provide the generation with the principal knowledge in studies of the language, literature, art and culture;
  • ensure the effective interaction with other educational institutions both in the country and abroad as well;
  • provide an area of high employment for the graduates in their future career

Department History

Founded in 2007 the Department of Western Languages ​​(English Language and Literature Program) is aimed to provide quality education in the field of Philology in accordance with the international standards. The English Language and Literature program is designed to educate the qualified specialists who are able to effectively use the acquired knowledge in the field of language and literature topics in accordance with the traditional and modern views; able to contribute to the development of science, culture and politics as well.

Vacancy Opportunities

The department graduates are working in the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic, in schools, in language centers and courses, in translation agencies both within our republic and other countries. On earning the bachelor's degree our graduates can continue the education in Master Degree Program in Kyrgyzstan or abroad. The educational process at the university is carried out according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS); therefore, our students may participate in student exchange programs and study at foreign universities. Graduates of the department of Western languages ​​will find vocational opportunities in public and private schools, in language centers; in funds and projects; in translation agencies; in various publishing houses.

Secretary of the Department

Damira KAYDALİYEVA

Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 82

Extension: 990

Office: İİBF-222/1

Faculty:
Cholpon NAYMANOVA
Prof.Dr.
Email: cholpon.naymanova@manas.edu.kg
Office: İİBF-222/1
Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 63
Kanikey KALIEVA
Instr.Dr.
Email: kanykei.kalieva@manas.edu.kg
Office: İİBF-202
Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 63
Zhyldyz CHIMANOVA
Instr.Dr.
Email: cildiz.cimanova@manas.edu.kg
Office: İİBF-202
Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 63
Anarkan Bekturova
Instr.Dr.
Email: anarkan.bekturova@manas.edu.kg
Office: İİBF-202
Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 63
Gulnara BAYGOBILOVA

Email: gulnara.baygobylova@manas.edu.kg
Office: İİBF-202
Telephone: 00996 312 49 27 82
1 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
RSC-103 RUSSIAN LANGUAGE I 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
KGZ-103 KYRGYZ LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE I 3 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
BES-111 PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS I 3 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-100 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
MAT-100 MATHEMATICS 2 ( 0 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-101 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE I (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-103 INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTICS 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-105 INTRODUCTION TO LITERARY STUDIES 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-107 LISTENING AND SPEAKING I 2 ( 2 - 1 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-109 READING COMPREHENSION I 2 ( 2 - 1 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-111 CLASSİCAL LANGUAGE 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-113 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
2 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
RSC-103 RUSSIAN LANGUAGE I 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
KGZ-103 KYRGYZ LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE I 3 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
BES-111 PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS I 3 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-100 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
MAT-100 MATHEMATICS 2 ( 0 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-101 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE I (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-103 INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTICS 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-105 INTRODUCTION TO LITERARY STUDIES 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-107 LISTENING AND SPEAKING I 2 ( 2 - 1 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-109 READING COMPREHENSION I 2 ( 2 - 1 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-111 CLASSİCAL LANGUAGE 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-113 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
3 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
EGT-201 PSYCHOLOGY 2 ( 0 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
FLS-200 PHİLOSOPHY 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-201 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE III (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-203 ENGLISH SEMANTICS 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-205 ACADEMIC WRITING 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-207 HISTORY AND CULTURE OF GREAT BRITAIN 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-209 THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSLATION I 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-211 FOREIGN LANGUAGE III 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-213 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES IN PHILOLOGY 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
KGZ-203 KYRGYZ LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE III 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
RSC-203 RUSSIAN LANGUAGE III 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
TAR-251 HISTORY OF KYRGYZSTAN 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
4 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
CEV-200 KYRGYZSTAN GEOGRAPHY 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
DES-202 HIS.OF KYR.N, GEO. OF K-N, KYR. LAN. AND LIT STATE EX. 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
EGT-202 PEDAGOGY 1 ( 0 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
FLS-210 WORLD AND TURKIC CIVILIZATIONS 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-202 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE IV (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-204 DISCOURSE ANALYSIS (TERM PAPER ASSIGNMENT INCLUDED) 3 ( 2 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-206 PRINCIPLES OF INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-208 AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-210 FOREIGN LANGUAGE IV 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
KGZ-204 KYRGYZ LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE IV 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
RSC-204 RUSSIAN LANGUAGE IV 1 ( 0 - 2 ) 2 MC Download
TAR-252 HISTORY OF REPUBLIC OF TURKEY 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
TUR-200 MANAS STUDIES 0 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
5 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
IDE-301 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE V (ENGLISH LANG) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-303 ENGLISH SYNTAX 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-305 HISTORY OF WORLD LITERATURE 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-307 ENGLISH NOVEL I 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-309 ENGLISH DRAMA I 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-311 AMERICAN NOVEL I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-313 TRANSLATION OF ECONOMIC, POLITICAL AND LEGAL TEXTS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-315 LITERATURE IN CINEMA 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-317 ANALYTICAL READING I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-319 NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-321 AFRICAN-AMERICAN LITERATURE I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-323 ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-325 TRANSLATION OF LITERARY TEXTS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-327 TRANSLATION OF SCIENTIFIC TEXTS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-329 CHILDREN LITERATURE 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
6 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
IDE-302 PRACTICE IN MAJOR LANGUAGE VI (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) 4 ( 2 - 4 ) 5 MC Download
IDE-304 THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSLATION II 2 ( 2 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
IDE-306 ENGLISH NOVEL II 2 ( 1 - 2 ) 3 MC Download
IDE-308 ENGLISH TEACHING METHODOLOGY (TERM PAPER ASSIGNMENT INC 3 ( 2 - 2 ) 4 MC Download
IDE-310 AMERICAN NOVEL II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-312 TRANSLATION OF ECONOMIC, POLI-L AND LEGAL TEXTS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-314 SOCIAL LIFE IN CONTEMPORARY GREAT BRITAIN 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-316 ANALYTICAL READING II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-318 NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-320 AFRICAN-AMERICAN LITERATURE II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-322 ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-324 TRANSLATION OF LITERARY TEXTS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-326 TRANSLATION OF SCIENTIFIC TEXTS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
IDE-328 WOMEN LITERATURE 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 EC Download
STJ-310 INTERNSHIP I (PRACTICE OUTSIDE OF UNIVERSITY) 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
7 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
İDE-421 PRINCIPLES OF INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 5 MC Download
İDE-423 MAJOR LANGUAGE V (BUSINESS CORRESPONDENCE) 3 ( 2 - 2 ) 6 MC Download
İDE-425 THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSLATION III 3 ( 2 - 2 ) 6 MC Download
BTZ-451 THESIS I 3 ( 1 - 4 ) 3 MC Download
İDE-441 SHAKESPEARE STUDIES 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-453 SCIENTIFIC DISCOURSE ANALYSIS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
STJ-401 INTERNSHIP II 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
İDE-437 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-439 COMPARATIVE DRAMA I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-443 TOEFL PREPARATION COURSE I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-445 CONTEMPORARY MEDIA TEXTS ANALYSIS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-447 SEMIOTICS I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-449 PRAGMATIC PERSPECTIVES OF TRANSLATION I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-451 ENGLISH SHORT STORIES I 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
8 Semester
Code Name Credits ECTS Course Type* Syllabus
İDE-422 LITERARY THEORY AND CRITICISM 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
İDE-424 GENERAL LINGUISTICS 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 MC Download
İDE-426 MAJOR LANGUAGE VI (ACADEMIC WRITING) 3 ( 2 - 2 ) 6 MC Download
BTZ-452 THESIS II 3 ( 1 - 4 ) 3 MC Download
STJ-402 INTERNSHIP III 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 4 MC Download
DES-402 STATE EXAM ON HISTORY OF KYRGYZSTAN 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 1 MC Download
DES-400 MAJOR FIELD STATE EXAMINATION 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 1 MC Download
DES-404 DEFENSE OF THE DIPLOMA THESES 0 ( 0 - 0 ) 2 MC Download
İDE-438 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-440 COMPARATIVE DRAMA II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-442 COMPARATIVE TYPOLOGY 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-444 TOEFL PREPARATION COURSE II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-446 CONTEMPORARY MEDIA TEXTS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-448 SEMIOTICS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-450 PRAGMATIC PERSPECTIVES OF TRANSLATION II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-452 ENGLISH SHORT STORY II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
İDE-454 SCIENTIFIC DISCOURSE ANALYSIS II 3 ( 3 - 0 ) 3 EC Download
* MC - Must Course, EC - Elective Course

On November 4-5, 2021, the 1st International Scientific Online Conference “CONTEMPORARY PROSPECTS AND TENDENCIES IN LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE” was organized by the Department of Western Languages ​​of the Faculty of Humanities and the Department of American Culture and Literature of Ataturk University in Erzurum, Turkey. The conference was attended by representatives of twelve countries, including Romania, Russia, the United States, Cameroon, the Republic of Cотte d'Ivoire, India, Slovakia, the Republic of Tunisia, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Turkey and Kyrgyzstan. At the conference, scholars, researchers, teachers, graduate students, undergraduates and students made interesting presentations on news and trends in the field of language, literature and culture.