SYLLABUS FOR TET (HIGHER SECONDARY) PAPER-I
PART 1: PEDAGOGY (20 MARKS)
TEACHING –LEARNING PROCESS AND PEDAGOGY
General Principles of Teaching, Maxims of Teaching
Significant trends in Modern Teaching Learning Process
Process of Learning-Major Laws of Learning, Role of Motivation in Learning
Teaching Methods and Techniques
Taxonomy of Educational Objectives: Cognitive, AffectiveØ & Psychomotor
Lesson Plan: Essentials of a good Unit
Educational Psychology- It’s Meaning and Nature: Application of Educational. Psychology in the classroom.
Attention and Interest – It’s Educational Implication
Personality- Its Concept- the role of family and school in personality development
Education of Children with Special Needs
Mental Health and Hygiene, Adjustment and Mechanism
Intelligence- concept and nature: Individual differences in intelligence, creativity.
PSYCHOLOGY OF ADOLESCENCE
Significance of Adolescence Period
Dimensions of Development during Adolescence- physical, intellectual, social,Emotional and moral. Emotional problems in the classroom.
Understanding the adolescent learner- role of family and school
Guidance and Counseling
Understanding Developmental Hazards during adolescence.
PART II: GENERAL ENGLISH (40 MARKS)
- Tense Forms
- Auxiliaries- primary and modals
- Direct and indirect narration
- Active and passive voice
- Appropriate prepositions
- Vocabulary-antonyms, synonyms,
- Pairs of Words
- Types of sentences
- Sentence structure
- Word order
- Common Errors.
PART III: BASIC NUMERICALS (20 MARKS) ( OF CLASS X LEVEL)
(i) Set theory
(ii) Quadratic equation
(iii) Ratio, proportion and variation
(i) Theorems of circle, locus, symmetry & similar triangle.
(ii) Construction of quadrilateral and coordinate geometry.
Commercial Arithmetic (Banking and tax)
Statistics and probability
PART IV: ASSAM AND ITS PEOPLE (20 MARKS)
I. HISTORY OF ASSAM
Ancient Assam: Bhagadutta, Bhaskar Varman
Medieval Assam: Sukapha, Naranarayana, Vaishnava movement, Sufi movement.
Modern Assam: Advent of the British rule, Assam under colonial rule, Assam’s role in the freedom movement.
II. GEOGRAPHY OF ASSAM:
Physical, economic and human-physical division.
Agriculture, tea, oil, cottage and small scale industries.
Census Assam 2011.