The Karnataka TET syllabus is one of the important parts of preparation for this exam. It covers important topics of the exam. Undoubtedly, having complete information about the topics and well preparation can help you to get a teaching job in Karnataka schools and institutions. The Department of Public Instruction has already prescribed a syllabus for Karnataka TET 2023.
Candidates aspiring for the upcoming teaching entrance examination of the state must note that the syllabi consist of papers 1 and 2 with a distinction of primary and secondary teaching eligibility requirements. Read the article carefully to understand a detailed overview of subject-wise Karnataka TET syllabus 2023.
|Name of Exam||Karnataka Teachers Eligibility Test (KAR TET) 2023|
|Conducting By||Department of School Education, Karnataka|
|Frequency||Once a year|
|Total Paper||2 Papers|
|Subject/Section||Paper 1: Language-I, Language-II, Child Development and Pedagogy, Environmental Studies, and Mathematics.
Paper 2: Language-I, Language-II, Child Development and Pedagogy, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Science or Social Studies.
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Karnataka TET Syllabus 2023
The examination of Karnataka TET is organised in two phases, namely through Paper 1 (Classes 1st to 5th) and Paper 2 (Classes 6th to 8th). Therefore, it becomes compulsory for aspirants to be well-versed with the exam syllabus in precision with their applied paper to ace the eligibility test. Each Paper has been divided into four or five sections which are as follows:
|Karnataka TET Syllabus 2023||Important Subjects|
|Paper 1: For Class 1st to 5th||Language I, Language II, Child Development and Pedagogy, Environmental Studies, and Mathematics.|
|Paper 2: For Class 6th to 8th||Language-I, Language-II, Child Development and Pedagogy, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Science or Social Studies.|
Karnataka TET Paper 1 Syllabus
The syllabus for Paper 1 of the eligibility examination comprises four subjects and the following important topics.
|Karnataka TET Paper 1 Subjects||Important Topics|
|Language I||Reading unseen passages, Language Comprehension, Pedagogy of Language Development|
|Language II||Reading unseen passages, Language Comprehension, Pedagogy of Language Development|
|Child Development and Pedagogy||The distinction between Assessment for learning and assessment of learning, Child development, Socialization processes, Concepts of child-centred and progressive education, Gender as a social construct, Concept of Inclusive Education and understanding children with special needs, Basic processes of teaching and learning, Learning and Pedagogy, Alternative Conceptions of Learning in Children|
|Mathematics||Mathematical operations on numbers and algebraic expressions, Numbers and fractions, Data handling & Measures of central tendency, Measurements- Weight, Time and Volume, Basic algebra – Linear equations & Identities, Ratio and proportionLines & angles, Geometrical figures & the knowledge of space, 3-D Geometrical figures|
|Environmental Science||Sources of Energy, Living World, Human Health and Hygiene, Natural Phenomena and Our Environment, How do things work: Electricity, Pedagogy of Environmental Science|
Karnataka TET Paper 2 Syllabus
Unlike the syllabus for Paper 1, the TET Paper 2 syllabus includes five subjects. While all the topics remain the same for this paper, there might be an advancement in the difficulty level of the Paper 2 examination.
|Karnataka Paper 2 Subjects||Important Subjects|
|Language I||Language Comprehension, Reading unseen passages, Pedagogy of Language Development|
|Language II||Language Comprehension, Reading unseen passages, Pedagogy of Language Development|
|Child Development and Pedagogy||Concepts of child-centred and progressive education, Child development, and Socialisation processes, The distinction between Assessment for learning and assessment of learning, Gender as a social construct and understanding children with special needs, and Learning and Pedagogy|
|Mathematics||Number system, Arithmetic Progression, Statistics & Probability, Coordinate geometry, Trigonometry, Identifies, Quadratic equations, Pair of linear equations in two variables, Polynomials, Mensuration, Triangles, Circles, Quadrilaterals, and Area related to circles|
|Science||Physics, Chemistry, Biology|
|Social Studies||History, Political Science, Geography, Pedagogical Issues, etc.|
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The Karnataka TET 2023 syllabus comprises topics from Child Development and Pedagogy, Language 1 and 2, Mathematics, Science, and Social Sciences in the format of papers 1 and 2.
To be well prepared for the Karnataka TET examination, it is best to cover the whole exam syllabus thoroughly within the stipulated time. Additionally, aspirants can also practise from the previous year’s papers for a better understanding of the syllabus.
There are two papers (Paper 1 and Paper 2) in the Karnataka TET 2023 examination. Both papers will test the different abilities of candidates during the exam.