TN TET 2017 Paper II Syllabus

TET  Paper II (for classes VI to VIII):

 Duration of examination – 1.30 Hours




(i) Child Development & Pedagogy (compulsory) 30 30
(ii) Language I (compulsory)


30 30
(iii) Language II (compulsory)


30 30
(iv)  Either (a) or (b)

(a) For Mathematics and Science teacher: Mathematics and Science

60 60
 (b) For Social Studies/Social Science teacher: Social  Science 60 60
           TOTAL 150 150


a. Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on Educational Psychology of Teaching and Learning, relevant to the age Group 11– 14 years.
b. Language I will focus on the proficiency related to the Medium of Instruction. The Candidate has to choose any one of the languages mentioned in Sl. No. 2 above. For recruitment process, candidate shall be considered for the vacancies in the concerned medium only.
c. Language II – English will focus on the elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities.
d. Mathematics and Science / Social Science will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of these subjects.
e. The questions in the test Paper II will be based on the topics of the prescribed Syllabus of the State for Classes VI – VIII but their difficulty level as well as linkages will be upto the Senior Secondary (Higher Secondary) Stage.