OTET Syllabus 2017 – Odisha TET Exam Pattern for Paper-I & Paper-II

OTET Syllabus 2017: Odisha Board of Secondary Education, few days ago came with a job offer for those who are intending to serve as Teacher. These employment opportunities are not offered to you directly, in essence he/ she have to pass in the forthcoming Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) alongside with the candidate’s other eligibility. We know most of you had applied for this exam. In order to start your exam preparation in right manner, OTET Syllabus 2017 is revealed in our website. Aspirants who are going to participate in OTET shall look ahead with this syllabus, if you desired to achieve good marks in the exam. Additional more information about the recruitment and the relevant terms are discussed below,

OTET Syllabus 2017 – Highlights
Exam Name OTET 2017 Exam Type Objective
Material Syllabus Download Exam Category Teacher
Exam Date 29-09-2017 Exam Phase Two Phases
Commission Odisha Board of Secondary Education Official Site www.bseodisha.ac.in

OTET Syllabus 2017

Odisha Board of Secondary Education is an educational board of Odisha, which is involved in some of the major functions such as conduct of High School examinations, prepares courses of studies, designing text books, teaching materials etc. Some days back, this board brought OTET notification for academically proven candidates resides in Odisha State. Through this eligibility exam most of the candidates dream to work as Primary or Secondary teacher will be fulfilled.

This OTET exam will be more competitive, so candidates have to put great effort in exam preparation. At the time of exam preparation, syllabus will plays a vital role towards your success. For assisting those who are seeking for OTET Syllabus 2017, we are presenting here with one of the source material for exam.

Main Topics in OTET Syllabus 2017:

Before placing syllabus, we are going to deliver the idea about from where the exam questions will be asked. In the following main subjects, all the questions will be took part in the question paper.

  • Child Psychology and development, pedagogy
  • Language-I (Odia/ Urdu)
  • Language-II (English)
  • Environmental Studies
  • Mathematics

OTET Exam Pattern 2017

Holding four or five sections, paper-I and paper-II of the OTET exam will be conducted. Here paper-I of the exam is assigned for Primary Teachers, so it’s somewhat easy than paper-II. Paper-II of OTET is organized for recruiting Secondary Teachers. If you need to know about the test subjects, no of questions, maximum marks etc, in OTET exam, view the below designed tabular columns.

  • Each of the papers (I & II) will be of 150 marks
  • There will be no negative marks.
  • TET exam will be of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • The exam board has set two & half hour’s duration for each paper to complete the exam.
  • All the questions will be in bilingual (English & Language-I).
  • Candidates have to secure 60% marks to qualify in this exam.

Paper-I:

Sl.no Name of the Subjects No of Questions Maximum Marks
1 Child Psychology and development, pedagogy 30 30
2 Language-I (Odia/ Urdu) 30 30
3 Language-II (English) 30 30
4 Environmental Studies 30 30
5 Mathematics 30 30
Total 150 150 marks

Paper-II:

Sl.no Name of the Subjects No of Questions Maximum Marks
1 Child Psychology and development, pedagogy 30 30
2 Language-I (Odia/ Urdu) 30 30
3 Language-II (English) 30 30
4 Mathematics & Science/ Social Studies (Optional) 60 60
Total 150 150 marks

Subject Wise OTET Syllabus 2017

When compared to paper-I and paper-II, the portion or syllabus for the exam will be slightly differed. We differentiate the syllabus for paper-I and paper-II, in below tabular columns.

Paper-I:

Paper-I Syllabus
Child Development & Pedagogy Language-I (Odia/ Urdu/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Bengali)
  • Understanding Child Development during Childhood (focus on children at primary level)
  • Understanding Learning Process and Learners
  • Concept of Inclusive Education and Understanding Children with special needs
  • Approaches to teaching and learning
  • Assessment
  • Learning Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali at elementary level
  • Teaching, Reading and Writing Skills
  • Assessment of learning Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu /Bengali
  • Language items- Part of speech, Synonyms and antonyms, Phrases and idioms and Formation of words
  • Language Comprehension
Language-II (English) Mathematics
  • Learning English at the Elementary Level
  • Language Learning
  • Skills in learning English
  • Assessment of English
  • Comprehension
  • Language items
  • Mathematics Education in Schools
  • Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
  • Assessment in Mathematics
  • Number System and Operation in Numbers
  • Measurement
  • Shapes and spatial Relationship
  • Data Handling and Patterns
Environmental Studies
  • Concept
  • Methods and Approaches
  • Evaluation in EVS
  • Governance
  • Physical Features of Odisha and India
  • History of Freedom Struggle in India and Odisha
  • Health and Diseases
  • Internal Systems of Human Body
  • Matter, Force and Energy

Paper-II:

Paper-II Syllabus
Child Development & Pedagogy Language-I (Odia/ Urdu/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Bengali)
  • Child Development (Focus on Upper Primary School Children)
  • Learning
  • Curriculum Teaching – Learning Approaches and Evaluation
  • Learning Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali at Upper Primary Level
  • Teaching Language
  • Assessment of Language
  • Elements of Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali Language
  • Language Items
  • Contribution of famous literates for development of Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali language
Language-II (English) Mathematics
  • Learning English at Upper Primary Level
  • Development of English Language Skills
  • Assessment of learning English Language
  • Comprehension
  • Language Items
  • Mathematics at Upper Primary Stage
  • Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
  • Evaluation in Mathematics
  • Number System
  • Algebra
  • Commercial Arithmetic
  • Shapes and Spatial Relationship
Mathematics & Science Social Studies
  • Nature of Science
  • Methods and Approaches
  • Evaluation in Science
  • Physical Science
  • Life Science
  • Aims and Objectives of Teaching Social Studies
  • Methods and Approaches
  • Evaluation in Social Science
  • History and Political Science
  • Political Science
  • Geography

Upcoming OTET 2017

In the presence of Odisha Board of Secondary Education, OTET is going to be conducted in the month of September 2017. Once in every year, this concerned board organizes Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET). OTET is applicable to all the candidates who possess requisite academic and other qualifications with prescribed percentage of marks. In higher order merit basis, deserving candidates are considered for appointment in Government schools. With good incentives and attractive salary appointed Teachers are treated every month.

  • Exam Name – Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET)
  • Educational Qualification – 12th or Graduate Degree with D.Ed/ B.Ed
  • Age Limit – 21 years (Upper age)

Click here for OTET 2017 Exam Notification

Important Dates

Particulars Important Dates
Last date for online registration 06-09-2017
OTET will be conducted on 29-09-2017
Reference Links
Official Site Click here

Note: The overall information about OTET Syllabus 2017 is found in the above sections. Not only syllabus, the information regarding exam pattern, exam etc, are also given above.

Updated: 2017-09-16 — 11:09 am

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