Practic Mode Paper-I

Topic List

1 . Communication
Nature, objectives, characteristics and basic requirements, Learners characteristics, Factors affecting teaching, Methods of teaching, Teaching aids, Evaluation systems.

2 . Teaching Aptitude
Teaching : Nature, objectives, characteristics and basic requirements; Learners characteristics; Factors affecting teaching; Methods of teaching; Teaching aids; Evaluation systems.

3 . Research Aptitude
Research : Meaning, characteristics and types; Steps of research; Methods of research; Research Ethics; Paper, article, workshop, seminar, conference and symposium; Thesis writing : its characteristics and format.

4 . Higher Education System : Governance, Polity and Administration
Structure of the institutions for higher learning and research in India; formal and distance education; professional/technical and general education; value education; governance, polity and administration; concept, institutions and their interactions.

5 . Data Interpretation
Sources, acquisition and interpretation of data; Quantitative and qualitative data; Graphical representation and mapping of data.

6 . People and Environment
People and environment interaction; Sources of pollution; Pollutants and their impact on human life, exploitation of natural and energy resources; Natural hazards and mitigation.

7 . Information and Communication technology (ICT)
ICT : meaning, advantages, disadvantages and uses; General abbreviations and terminology; Basics of internet and e-mailing.

8 . Logical Reasoning
Understanding the structure of arguments; Evaluating and distinguishing deductive and inductive reasoning; Verbal analogies : Word analogy-Applied analogy; Verbal classification; Reasoning Logical Diagrams : Simple diagrammatic relationship, multidiagrammatic relationship; Venn diagram; Analytical Reasoning.

9 . Reasoning (Including Mathematical)
Number series; letter series; codes; Relationships; classification.

10 . Reading Comprehension
A passage to be set with questions to be answered.

11 . Mock Test 1 for Paper-I 5 Nov 2017
Mock Test 1 for Paper-I 5 Nov 2017