Intermediate Kazakh DVD-ROM

by Akmaral Mukanova

Intermediate Kazakh DVD-ROM is comprehensive multimedia language courseware. This DVD-ROM package is the equivalent of a textbook and workbook, with audio and video.

It can be used either by independent learners or by students in a traditional or self-instructional classroom setting, and covers material equivalent to a one-year college course.

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About the Author

Akmaral Mukanova, a native of Almaty, Kazakhstan, received her master’s degree in English Language and Linguistics from the University of Arizona where she was a Visiting Scholar with the U.S. State Department’s Junior Faculty Development Program.

Her professional experience includes English and Kazakh language instruction working in both traditional and technology-assisted course design and development at higher education institutions both in the United States and Kazakhstan. She managed international development projects and translates English, Kazakh, and Russian materials for government and private organizations.

Her research focuses on second/foreign language acquisition, language education, English and Kazakh comparative linguistics, linguistic and cultural anthropology, political and diplomatic rhetoric, and cross-cultural communication.

Author's e-mail address is

Author's Introduction to the DVD-ROM

Introduction by
Akmaral Mukanova

The Intermediate Kazakh DVD-ROM is a course designed to help you expand your active knowledge of the Kazakh language and culture. This e-courseware discusses topics such as education, government and diplomacy, natural resources, business and agriculture, and culture. The lessons are designed in these specific areas to facilitate learning for a real-life need. However, whatever the content focus of the units may be, they present vocabulary and grammatical material for those learners who are looking for general language skills.

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System Requirements

 To run the Critical Languages Series DVD-ROM software, your computer will need to meet these requirements:

  • Windows XP, Vista, 7, or 8
    Products have been tested to work on Windows XP, but we can no longer recommend it due to the end of support by Microsoft.
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • Screen resolution of 1024x768 or greater
  • Internet Explorer 5.5 or greater
  • Windows Media Player 7 or greater
  • Microphone recommended

This disc requires a PC and will not play on a standard DVD movie player.

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Intermediate Kazakh DVD-ROM is being used at The Canadian Foreign Service Institute and many other institutions and schools. .