Punjab TET Syllabus 2018- Download Pdf

Punjab TET Syllabus 2018

Punjab TET Syllabus 2018: The State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Punjab had recently invited online application from the eligible candidate for PSTET Examination. The examination of PTET will be scheduled in the upcoming months. Aspirants who have done away with the application form and are now revising the Punjab TET Exam Syllabus 2018, to help these aspirants here we are sharing the detailed Punjab State Eligibility Test Syllabus and PSTET Exam Pattern. So that you won’t miss even a single topic that is part of the Punjab State TET Exam Syllabus 2018 and examination. 

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(पंजाब टेट पाठ्यक्रम): The Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test is organized for both the primary (I-V) as well as  for the upper primary level (V-VII). Candidates who are preparing for the examination to assist these aspirants here we are sharing  PSTET Paper 1 Syllabus 2018 and PTET-II paper syllabus details. To get the detailed Punjab Paper-II syllabus go through the below provided tabular information. Here in the table we have compiled the Punjab TET Paper 2 Syllabus details along with all the sub topics of main subjects in a concise manner.

Name of the Paper    Details of Topics Syllabus
Paper-I Topics

Child Development ( Primary School Child)

  •  Concept of development & its relations with learning
  • Principles of the development of Children
  • Influence of Heredity & Environment
  • Socialization Process: Social World & Children (Teacher, Parents, Peers)
  • Piaget, Kohlberg and Vygotsky: Constructs & critical perspectives
  • Concepts of child-centered and progressive education
  • Critical perspective of the construct of Intelligence
  • Multi dimensional Intelligence
  • Language & Thought
  • Gender as Social Construct, gender roles, gender-bias and educational practice
  • Individual differences among learners, understanding differences based on the diversity of language, caste gender, community, religion etc.
  • Distinction between Assessment for learning & assessment of learning; School Based Assessment, Continuous & Comprehensive Evaluation: perspective & Practice
  • Formulating appropriate questions for assessing readiness levels of learners; for enhancing learning and critical thinking in the classroom and for assessing learner achievement


Concept of Inclusive Education & Understanding Children with Special needs
  • Addressing learners from diverse backgrounds including disadvantage & deprived
  • Addressing the needs of children with learning difficulties, impairment etc
  • Addressing the Talented, Creative, Specially abled Learners
Learning & Padagogy
  • How Children Think and Learn
  • Basic processes of teaching and Learning
  • Child as a problem solver and a “scientific investigator”
  • Alternative concepts of learning in children
  • Cognition & Emotions
  • Motivation & Learning
  • Factors Contributing to learning-personal & environmental.
Language –I
Language Comprehension
  • Unseen Passage ( two passes, one on prose/ drama and another on poem with questions on comprehension) Inference,
  • Grammar
  • Verbal Ability ( Prose passage may be literary, scientific , narrative or discursive)
Pedagogy of language Development
  • Learning & Acquisition
  • Principles of language Teaching
  • Role of listening & Speaking
  • Critical perspective on the role of grammar in learning a language for communicating ideas verbally and in written form
  • Challenges of teaching in diverse classroom, language difficulties, errors and disorders
  • Language Skills
  • Evaluating language comprehension and proficiency: speaking , reading and Writing
  • Teaching-learning materials: textbook, multi-materials etc
  • Remedial Teaching
Language –II
  • Two unseen passage ( discursive or literary or narrative or scientific) with questions on comprehension
  • Grammar
  • Verbal Ability
Pedagogy of language DevelopmentNOTE:  Syllabus content  for this section is same as ( Punjabi Language)
 Aptitude Content
  • Geometry
  • Shapes & Spatial Understanding
  • Numbers
  • Addition & Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Measurement
  • Weight
  • Time and work
  • Volume
  • Data Handling
  • Patterns
  • Money
  • LCM & HCF
  • Decimal
  • Fractions
Pedagogical Issues
  • Nature of Mathematics/ Logical thinking
  • Place of Mathematics in Curriculum
  • Language of Mathematics
  • Community Mathematics
  • Evaluation through formal and informal methods
  • Problems of Teaching
  • Error analysis and related aspects of learning and teaching
  • Diagnostic and Remedial Teaching
Environmental Studies
  • Our Surroundings
  • Parts of Body
  • Natural Resources
  • Our Punjab
  • Solar System
  • Basic Needs
  • Food, resources & care
  • Water
  • Air
  • Habitats, types
  • Clothes , dresses & their care
  • Group songs
  • Festivals
  • Health, good habits & personal hygiene
  • Looking after the trees, plants & animals
  • Parts of plants
  • Geographical features & challenges
  • Days & Nights
  • Disposal of solid waste
  • Local Bodies (Rural & Urban)
  • Transportation, Communication and Its development
  • Pollution
  • National property
  • Weather & Climate
  • Community Buildings
  • Diseases
  • First Aid
  • Disaster Management
Pedagogical Issues
  • Concept & scope Of EVS
  • Significance of EVS, integrated EVS
  • Environmental studies & Environmental Education
  • Learning Principles
  • Scope & relation to science & social science
  • Approaches of presenting concepts
  • Activities
  • Experimentation / Practical work
  • Discussion
  • CCE
  • Teaching material/ Aids
  • Problems
 Paper –II Syllabus
 Child Development & PedagogySame as PSTET –I Paper
Language-I ( Punjabi)Same as PSTET –I Paper
Language-II  ( English)Same as PSTET –I Paper
  • Number System ( Knowing our Numbers, Playing with numbers)
  • Whole Number
  • Negative numbers & Integers
  • Fractions
  • Exponents; surds, squares, cube, square root and cube root
  • Profit & loss
  • Compound & Simple Interest
  • Discount
  • Algebra ( Algebraic Identities, polynomials)
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Geometry
  • 2 D Geometry
  • Quadrilateral
  • Mensurations; circle, cone, cylinder, triangles
  • Data handling
Pedagogical IssuesSame as PTET Mathematics Syllabus
Social Studies
  • The Earliest Societies
  • The first farmers & Herders
  • The first Cities
  • Early States
  • New ideas
  • The first Empire
  • Contacts with Distant Lands
  • Political Developments
  • Culture and Science
  • New Kings & kingdoms
  • Sultans of Delhi
  • Architecture of an Empire
  • Social Change
  • Regional Cultures
  • The Establishment of Company Power
  • Rural Life and Society
  • Colonialism & Tribal Societies
  • The Revolt of 1857-58
  • Women & reform
  • Challenging the Caste System
  • The nationalist movement
  • India after Independence
  • Geography as a social study and a science
  • Planet
  • Globe
  • Environment
  • Air , Water,
  • Human Environment ( Settlement, transport and Communication)
  • Resources ( both natural & artificial )
  • Agriculture
Social & Political Life ( Civics)
  • Diversity
  • Government
  • Local Government
  • Making a Living
  • Democracy
  • State Government
  • Understandi9ng Media
  • Unpacking Gender
  • The Constitution
  • Parliamentary Government
  • The Judiciary
  • Social Justice
Pedagogical Issues
  • Concept & Nature Of Social Science/ Social Studies
  • Class Room Processes, activities and discourse
  • Developing critical thinking
  • Enquiry/ Empirical Evidence
  • Problems of teaching social science/ Social studies
  • Sources- Primary and secondary
  • Project Work
  • Evaluation

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Punjab TET Exam Pattern 2018 

The PSTET Exam Pattern 2018 for Paper- I will consits of multiple choice questions. In the examination candidates knowledge is assessed through these sections- such as languages test, mathematics and social issues. And the total number of questions will be 150. Each question carries equal marks.

  • PSTET Paper-1 Exam Pattern

SubjectsTotal Number of QuestionsTopics Sub Division   Duration
Child Development & Pedagogy 30
  • Child Development (Primary School Child): 15 Questions
  • Concept of Inclusive Education & Understanding children with special needs: 5 Questions
  • Learning & Pedagogy: 5 Questions
 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Language – I (Punjabi)30
  • Language Comprehension: 15 Questions
  • Pedagogy of Language Development: 15 Questions
Language-II (English)30
  • Comprehension:15 Question
  • Pedagogy of Language Development: 15 Questions
  • Quantitative Aptitude:25 Questions
  • Pedagogical Issues: 5 Questions
Environment Studies30
  • Content Questions: 25 Questions
  • Pedagogical Issues: 5 Questions

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  • PTET Exam Paper 2 Pattern

The examination structure for Punjab TET paper-II is slighly different from the PTET Paper-I. In Punjab TET Paper-II 2018  candidates knowledge will be asseses on the basis of total Six (6) subjects- where as in PTET Paper-I there were only 5 subjects for assessment. The Total number of questions will be 210 from all the subjects and each question will carry equal weightage.

SubjectsTotal Number of QuestionsTopics Sub Division  Duration
Child Development & Pedagogy 30
  • Child Development (Primary School Child): 15 Questions
  • Concept of Inclusive Education & Understanding children with special needs: 5 Questions
  • Learning & Pedagogy: 5 Questions
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Language – I (Punjabi)30
  • Language Comprehension: 15 Questions
  • Pedagogy of Language Development : 15 Questions
Language-II (English)30
  • Comprehension:15 Question
  • Pedagogy of Language Development: 15 Questions
  • Quantitative Aptitude:25 Questions
  • Pedagogical Issues: 5 Questions
Science 30
  • Assessment of General Science: 25 Questions
  • Pedagogical Issues
Social Studies/ Social Sciences:60
  •  History: 20 Questions
  • Geography : 15 Questions
  • Social and Political Life ( Civics): 15 Questions
  • Pedagogical Issues: 10 Questions

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