"Geography" (natural sciences)

The geography (natural sciences) — training of specialists is focused on scientific research of students, creation of projects, participation in scientific and practical conferences. In the process of studying, along with fundamental disciplines, students study physical, socio-economic and political geography and also geology, meteorology, a hydrology, topography, cartography, ecology, etc. Students take field practice in the campus of KarSU in Karkaraly, work practice at enterprises of Karaganda, teaching practice in schools of the city.

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Key disciplines which you will study:

Cartography with topography

  • Creation of cartographic models
  • Geographical and geoecological research and analysis
  • Methods of land use, socio-economic objects
  • Create topographic maps
  • Main elements and properties of topographic-geographical maps, scale, distance and area measurement
  • Geology

  • Gives a holistic view of the structure of the earth's crust and reveals its diversity.
  • Considered endogenous and exogenous processes, tectonics, bond mineral deposits from ancient and modern structures of the Earth's crust
  • Studied paleontological remains, reconstructed the history of the Earth's evolution
  • Aerospace methods of geographical research

  • Acquaintance with the basics of aerospace shooting, its types and shooting conditions
  • Simple aerospace image processing skills - detection, recognition, snapping, image scaling, classification, interpretation, annotation and mapping
  • Familiarization with the main methods and instruments used for aerospace surveys
  • The geography of the service sector

  • Introduction to the methods of economic and geographical study of the population
  • Organization of services in cities and rural areas
  • Provision of territorial services
  • Development of conditions and new factors for the development of transport infrastructure

  • Where can you work?

    Graduates of the specialty can work - specialists of design, research institutes, bureaus; environmental engineers; tour guides in tourist firms; employees of environmental protection and environmental management agencies of the Ministry of Environmental Protection; members of expeditions of industrial organizations of geological, geographical, economic and geographical profile; specialists in regional forecasting and management.

    Our address:

    100028, Karaganda, Universitetskaya street, 28, building №3
    tel: +7(7212) 77 00 69 (dean's office)