Showing posts with label SYLLABUS. Show all posts
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Monday, December 30, 2013

SYLLABUS FOR APPSC PANCHAYAT SECRETARY (GRADE - IV) IN A.P. PANCHAYAT RAJ SUBORDINATE SERVICE


Paper-1: GENERAL STUDIES 

1. Events of National and International importance.

2. Current affairs – International, National and Regional.

3. Current Developments in Science, Technology and Information Technology.

4. History of Modern India with special emphasis upon Indian National Movement.

5. Economic Development in India since Independence.

6. Logical reasoning, Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation.

7. Basic things about Disaster Management (CBSE –VIII & IX standard)


Paper-2:

Rural Development and Problems in Rural Areas with special reference to Andhra Pradesh 

(Questions in Paper-II will be framed with a view to test the General Awareness levels of the
candidates broadly about developmental aspects related to Rural Areas.)

1) Public Health and Sanitation, prevention of epidemics, hygiene behavoiur, village development.
2) Social tensions and conflicts in contemporary society – problems of deprived groups.
3) Indian System of Democracy – Democratic institutions, Panchayat Raj – Co-operative Institutions in the service of Rural Areas, their role and their effectiveness.
4) Rural Economy and Development – Scientific developments relevant to rural areas –labour saving devices.
5) Basic aspects related to Accounting.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

SCHEME AND SYLLABUS FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE POST OF SPECIAL RECRUITMENT FOR SC,ST BACKLOG VACANCIES (GROUP- I SERVICES)

SYLLABUS
GENERAL STUDIES AND MENTAL ABILITY
(SCREENING TEST – OBJECTIVE TYPE)

1. General Science – Contemporary developments in Science and Technology and their implications including matters of every day observation and experience, as may be expected of a well-educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.
2. Current events of national and international importance.
3. History of India – emphasis will be on broad general understanding of the subject in its social, economic, cultural and political aspects with a focus on AP Indian National Movement.
4. World Geography and Geography of India with a focus on AP.
5. Indian polity and Economy – including the country’s political system- rural development – Planning and economic reforms in India.
6. Mental ability – reasoning and inferences.
7. DISASTER MANAGEMENT (Source : CBSE Publications)
1. Concepts in disaster management and vulnerability profile of India / State of A.P.
2. Earth quakes / Cyclones / Tsunami / Floods / Drought – causes and effects.
3. Man made disasters - Prevention strategies.
4. Mitigation strategies / Mitigation measures

Monday, October 18, 2010

CSAT (Civil Services Aptitude Test) 2011 Syllabus

The Syllabus of CSAT 2011 is out. There is NO optional paper this time. There are two papers and syllabus and pattern of examination is as follows:
Paper I :
200 marks Duration : Two Hours
  • Current events of national and international importance
  • History of India and Indian national Movement
  • Indian and World Geography: Physical, social, economic geography of India and World
  • Indian Polity and Governnance: Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj , Public Policy, Rights issues
  • Economic and Social Development: Sustainble development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social sector initiatives.
  • General issues on Environmental Ecology, Biodiversity, Climate Change,- that don’t require subject specialization.
  • General Science

Paper II : 200 marks (Duration 2 hours)

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication Skills
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision making and Problem solving.
  • General mental ability
  • Basic Numeracy (Numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude etc.) dat
  • Interpretation Skills (Charts, Graphs, tables, Data Sufficiency Class X Level)
  • English language Comprehension Skills.

Official Link : http://persmin.gov.in/WriteReadData/SV/13018_4_2008-AIS-1.pdf