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RPSC Grade 1 Teacher Exam Pattern
- The entire question in the Paper shall be Multiple Choice Type Question.
- For every wrong answer one-third marks shall be deducted. Explanation:
- Duration of the paper shall be 3 Hours.
|Knowledge of Subject Concerned : Senior Secondary Level||55||110|
|Knowledge of Subject Concerned : Graduation Level||55||110|
|Knowledge of Subject Concerned : Post Graduation Level||10||20|
|Educational Psychology, Pedagogy, Teaching Learning Material, Use of Computers and Information Technology in Teaching Learning||30||60|
RPSC 1st Grade Teacher Syllabus
Lecturer -Biology, (School Education) PAPER – II
Part – I (Knowledge of subject concerned: secondary level
|Definition of life, Biodiversity, Need for classification, concept of species and taxonomical hierarchy, Binominal nomenclature, Tools for study of taxonomy – Museums, Zoos, Herbaria, Botanical gardens.|
|Classification of Living organism, five kingdom system.|
|Salient features and classification of plants (major groups up to class). Life cycle of Algae, Fungi, Bryophytes, Pteridophyta, Gymnosperm and Angiosperm.|
|Structural organization in Animals and Plants :|
|Animal Tissue: Types, Origin, Location, Structure and functions.|
|Plant tissue : Anatomy of root, stem, and leaves of monocots and dicotsMorphology, anatomy and functions of Morphological types Inflorescence, flower and fruits.|
|Cell Structure and Functions :|
|Concept of Cell Theory; Structure of Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic cell; Plant and Animal cell; Structure, properties and functions of cell surface – cell process, cell organelles-structure and function; Chromosomes – Structure, types, aberrations.|
|Chemical constituents of living cells : Biomolecules – Structure and functions of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids;|
|Enzymes – Types, properties and enzyme action.|
|Cell cycle; cell division – mitosis, meiosis and their significance.|
|Animal Physiology :|
|Digestion and absorption,|
|Breathing and Respiration,|
|Body fluids and circulation,|
|Excretory product and their elimination,|
|Locomotion and movement,|
|Neural control and coordination,|
|Chemical coordination and regulation,|
|Reproduction in Plants :|
|Vegetative, Asexual and Sexual Reproduction. Structure of flower, Pollination, Fertilization, Development of embryo|
|Genetics and Evolution:|
|Mendelion Inheritance: chromosome Theory of Inheritance Sex determination in human beings. Linkage and crossing over. Origin of life – theories and evidence.|
|Biology and Human Welfare :|
|Basic concepts of immunology, vaccines, Pathogens, Parasites, Cancer, AIDS|
|Ecology and Environment:|
|Organism and its environment. Population and ecological adaptations |
Environmental factors (climatic, edaphic and biotic )
Ecosystems- components, types, energy flow; Food chain, food web.
Part – II (Knowledge of subject concerned : Graduation Level)
|Taxonomy :||Salient features and classification of non chordata and chordata upto order level with examples.|
Symmetry, coelom, metamerism, arthropodization.
Floral variations in Ranunculaceae, Apiaceae, Asteraceae and Poaceae.
|Biology and Human welfare:||Economic importance of protozoa, Helminthes, molluscs and insects.|
Plant utilization- cereals (wheat, Rice),
Fiber yielding plants (cotton, Jute),
Vegetable oils (Groundnut, Mustard),
Spices (Coriandor, Fenugreek and cumin ),
Medicinal Plants (Commiphora , witharnia )
Beverages (Tea, Coffee)
|Biotechnology and its Applications||Definition, scope and application; Recombinants DNA technology;|
Transgenic animals and plants
Application in Health and Agriculture
Tissue culture-methods and application
|Environmental biology: Syllabus of RPSC 1st Grade Teacher||Plant and animal succession.|
Biogeochemical cycles: Carbon, Nitrogen, Phosphorus.
Environmental Pollution, Air, Water and Noise and Soil Pollution.
Structure (External Internal), Reproduction and life cycle of the following
Amoeba, Obelia, Taenia, Ascaris, Pheretima , Periplanata, Rana, Rabbit.
|Embryology :RPSC 1st Grade 2019 Syllabus||Gametogenesis, Fate maps, Metamorphosis of frog|
Extra-embryonic membranes in chick, placenta in mammals.
Endocrine control of ovulation, pregnancy, parturition and lactation.
|Plant physiology :-RPSC 1st Grade Syllabus||Water relations, Transpiration, Photosynthesis, Respiration, Growth, Mineral Nutrition, Plant movements, Nitrogen and Lipid Metabolism.|
|Biostatistics :RPSC 1st Grade Syllabus||Mean, Mode, Median, Standard deviation, Tabular and graphical representation of data-table, histogram, Pie diagram, bar diagram, line graph|
Part – III (Knowledge of subject concerned : Post graduation level)
|Technique in Biology||Electrophoresis, Centrifugation, Chromatography, Colorimetery, Spectrophotometery, ELISA.|
|Microscopy||Principle of light, Phase contrast and Electron microscope.|
|Ethology||A brief account of types of behavioral of animals – Feeding , Learning, Instinctive, Motivated, Social and Reproductive.|
|Biogeography and Wild life conservation||Endemism, Hot spots, Plant and Animal distribution with special reference to Rajasthan. Wild life conservation. Biosphere reserves, wild life sanctuaries and National Parks|
Part IV (Educational Psychology, Pedagogy, Teaching Learning Material, Use of computers and Information Technology in Teaching Learning)
Importance of Psychology in Teaching-Learning :
- Teaching-learning process,
- School effectiveness.
Development of Learner :RPSC 1st Grade Syllabus
- Cognitive, Physical, Social, Emotional and Moral development patterns and characteristics among adolescent learner.
Teaching – Learning :
- Concept, Behavioural, Cognitive and constructivist principles of learning and its implication for senior secondary students.
- Learning characteristics of adolescent and its implication for teaching.
Managing Adolescent Learner :
- Concept of mental health and adjustment problems.
- Emotional Intelligence and its implication for mental health of adolescent.
- Use of guidance techniques for nurturing mental health of adolescent.
Instructional Strategies for Adolescent Learner :
- Communication skills and its use.
- Preparation and use of teaching-learning material during teaching.
- Different teaching approaches: Teaching models- Advance organizer, Scientific enquiry, Information, processing, cooperative learning.
- Constructivist principles based Teaching.
ICT Pedagogy Integration :RPSC 1st Grade Syllabus
- Concept of ICT.
- Concept of hardware and software.
- System approach to instruction.
- Computer assisted learning.
- Computer aided instruction.
- Factors facilitating ICT pedagogy integratio