Tuesday, 29 October 2013

APTET 2014 Syllabus Model Papers


Government of Andhra Pradesh, Conduct Teacher Eligibility Test (APTET 2013) on September , 2013. The minimum qualifications for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher for classes I to VIII. It had been inter alia provided that one of the essential qualifications for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher in any of the schools referred to in clause (n) of section 2 of the RTE Act is that should pass the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) which will be conducted.

Important Dates:
Notification Issued on                                                             : July 7th, 2013
Fee Payment from                                                                         : July 15th, 2013 
Help Desk Working from                                                       : July 15th to Sept 1st, 2013
Online Application Submission                                                  : July 16th to Aug 1st, 2013
Receiving of Complaints pertaining to
Online Application                                                                : July 16th to Aug 2nd, 2013
Hall Tickets Download from                                                 : Aug 25th, 2013
APTET Entrance Exam                                                         : Sept , 2013
Paper-1                                                                                : 9.30am to 12.00noon
Paper-2                                                                              : 2.30pm to 5.00pm
Declaration of Results                                                                 : Sept 20th, 2013

All questions in APTET - 2013 will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), each carrying one mark, with four alternatives out of which one answer will be correct. There will be no negative marking.

b) There will be two papers of APTET 2013.

(i) Paper I will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes I to V.

(ii) Paper II will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII.

Paper I (for Classes I to V); No. of MCQs - 150: Duration of examination: 2½ hours

The syllabus for Child Development and Pedagogy under Paper- I is based on the syllabus of D.Ed curriculum focusing on Educational Psychology of Teaching and Learning in Classes I to V and above. The syllabus also focuses on understanding the characteristics, needs and psychology of diverse learners, interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.

ii) The following languages are offered under Language I viz., Telugu, Urdu, Hindi, Bengali, Gujarathi, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya and Tamil. Candidate has to choose one of these 9 languages under Language I under APTET. Those candidates would have compulsorily studied in that language either as medium of study or as first language at least up to Class X as stated in the eligibility criteria above.

iii) In respect of Andhra Pradesh language II under APTET shall be English for all candidates irrespective of medium of the school to which they intend to seek employment.

iv) The syllabi for Mathematics and Environmental Studies are designed on the basis of topics of Classes I to V of state syllabus. The difficulty standard of questions will be upto X class level. The test items in

Mathematics and Environmental Studies will contain MCQs not only on content but also on pedagogy. In Mathematics 24 MCQs will be on content and 6 MCQs on pedagogy. Similarly in Environmental Studies 24 MCQs will be on content and 6 MCQs on pedagogy.

v) The syllabi for Language I and II shall be based on proficiency in the language, elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities (standard up to Class X level).

e) Paper II (for classes VI to VIII); No of MCQs - 150;

Medium of Question Paper:
The question paper shall be bilingual i.e., it shall be English followed by the Language I chosen for all languages except for Sanskrit. For Sanskrit it shall be Telugu followed by Sanskrit.

Syllabus for APTET can be downloaded from http://aptet.cgg.gov.in

APTET Office Telephone: 04023232340, 04023232349
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