Upcoming specialized accreditation of educational programs of undergraduate and graduate
University "Sirdariya" according to the standards of the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating
Accreditation in the education system is seen as the primary means to ensure the necessary quality of modern education.
Accreditation - a process by which an accreditation body evaluates the quality of the university as a whole or individual university educational programs for recognition of their conformity to certain standards and criteria. There are the following forms of accreditation: institutional, specialized, national, international accreditation.
Institutional accreditation - it is carrying out accreditation of educational organization as a whole.
Specialized accreditation is called professional accreditation of educational programs.
National accreditation - accreditation is the organization of education or programs within the country.
From 18 to April 22, 2016 University "Sirdariya" passed institutional and specialized accreditation 6 educational programs Bachelor: 5B010200, "Pedagogy and methodology of elementary education", 5B010300, "Pedagogy and psychology", 5B010800, "Physical culture and sport", 5B011000, "Physics", 5B011400- "History", 5B011700- "Kazakh language and literature" in accordance with the standards of the Independent Kazakhstan Agency for quality assurance in education (IQAA).
From 7 to 12 November 2016 8 educational programs, graduate and 15 undergraduate educational programs to go through specialized accreditation. Specialized accreditation is carried out by an independent agency for accreditation and rating of the Republic of Kazakhstan (the naaru), created in 2011 and included in the National Register of accreditation agencies MES.
The purpose of the Agency is an organizational and technical support procedures of institutional and specialized accreditation of educational institutions, the development of standards and accreditation criteria, the ranking o Specialized accreditation will take place in 2 stages to 5 clusters.
Stage 1 from 7 to 10 November 2016 includes 3 clusters
1 cluster: 5B010600 - "Musical training" 5B010700 - "Fine arts and drawing" 5B042100 - "Design", 5B012000 - "Vocational training";
2 cluster: 5B010900 - "Mathematics", 6M010900 - "Mathematics"
5B060200 - "Computer Science", 6M011100 - "Computer Science", 5B070400 - "Computer Engineering and security Software" universities and technical and professional organizations.
3 cluster: 5B011200 - "Chemistry", 6M011200 - "Chemistry", 5B011600 - "Geography", 5B011300 - "Biology", 6M011300 - "Biology", 5B060700 - "Biology".
Stage 2 from November 10 to 13 includes two clusters:
4 cluster: 5B030100 - "Jurisprudence", 5B050800 - "Accounting and Auditing", 5B050900 - "Finance", 6M050600 - "Economics";
5 cluster: 5B011900 - "Foreign language: two foreign languages", 6M011700 - "Kazakh language and literature", 6M010200 - "Pedagogy and methodology of primary school education", 6M011400 - "History".
During specialized accreditation experts special external routine evaluation of the quality of educational programs will be held.
An external evaluation procedure will be held the meeting interview with the rector, vice-rectors, heads of departments, deans of faculties, with the heads of departments, teaching staff, with students of educational programs, employers, graduates of educational programs. Among the faculty members and students of the external expert commission will be conducted survey.
Program external expert commission provides visits to departments and training sessions, as well as a sightseeing tour of the university: visit to the museum, a virtual library, multi-media classes, Innovation Research Centre, greenhouses, the Palace of students, the House of students, sports hall, simulation Center "Azhar" sewing workshops, choreography hall and orchestra classes.
In conclusion, we wish the success of the specialized accreditation.
A spokesman for the University of Sh.Zh Kalybekova