OTET 2021 : Syllabus for Paper I & Paper II

By Komal|Updated : February 24th, 2021

OTET Syllabus 2021: The Department of Education, Board of Secondary Education, Odisha has released the notification of the Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) 2021 on 20th February 2021.

In this article, we are sharing the syllabus of OTET Paper- I & II. OTET Paper-1 for all those candidates who want to become the teacher in primary school and  OTET Paper-2 for Upper Primary School. Candidates can visit the official website from the link given below: http://www.bseodisha.ac.in/

 

 

OTET Syllabus: Odisha Teachers Eligibility Test (OTET) consists of two papers viz., Paper I and Paper-II. Paper-I is for the recruitment of teachers in Primary School for classes Ist to Vth. Paper-II is for the recruitment of teachers in Upper Primary School for classes VIth to VIIIth. Candidates can download the syllabus from the link given below

 OTET Syllabus Download Now

Syllabus for Category A(Paper-I):

Section – A: Child Development and Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Understanding Child Development during Childhood (focus on children at the primary level).
  • Unit – 2: Understanding the Learning Process and Learners
  • Unit – 3: Concept of Inclusive Education and Understanding Children with special needs.
  • Unit – 4: Approaches to teaching and learning
  • Unit – 5: Assessment.

Section - B: Language (Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali)
GroupA: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Learning Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali at elementary level
  • Unit – 2: Teaching, Reading and Writing Skills

Group B: Content

  • Unit – 3: Assessment of learning Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali
  • Unit – 4: Language items
  • Unit – 5: Language Comprehension

Section - C: Language (English)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Learning English at the Elementary Level
  • Unit – 2: Language Learning
  • Unit – 3: Skills in learning English
  • Unit – 4: Assessment of English

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 5: Comprehension
  • Unit – 6: Language items


Section D: Mathematics
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Mathematics Education in Schools
  • Unit – 2: Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
  • Unit – 3: Assessment in Mathematics

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Number System and Operation in Numbers
  • Unit – 5: Measurement
  • Unit – 6: Shapes and spatial Relationship
  • Unit – 7: Data Handling and Patterns


Section E: Environmental Studies (EVS)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Concept
  • Unit – 2: Methods and Approaches
  • Unit – 3: Evaluation in EVS

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Governance
  • Unit – 5: Physical Features of Odisha and India
  • Unit – 6: History of Freedom Struggle in India and Odisha
  • Unit – 7: Health and Diseases
  • Unit – 8: Internal Systems of Human Body
  • Unit – 9: Matter, Force and Energy

Syllabus for Category B (Paper-II):

Section A: Child Development and Pedagogy
Unit – I: Child Development (Focus on Upper Primary School Children)
Unit – II: Learning
Unit – III: Curriculum Teaching-Learning Approaches and Evaluation


Section B: Language 1 (Odia / Urdu / Hindi / Telugu / Bengali)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Learning Odia/ Urdu/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Bengali at Upper Primary Level
  • Unit – 2: Teaching Language
  • Unit – 3: Assessment of Language

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Elements of Odia/ Urdu/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Bengali Language
  • Unit – 5: Language Items
  • Unit – 6: Contribution of famous literates for development of Odia/ Urdu/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Bengali language


Section C: Language II (English)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Learning English at Upper Primary Level
  • Unit – 2: Development of English Language Skills
  • Unit – 3: Assessment of learning the English Language

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Comprehension
  • Unit – 5: Language Items


Section D: Mathematics (only for Mathematics and Science Teacher)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Mathematics at Upper Primary Stage
  • Unit – 2: Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
  • Unit – 3: Evaluation in Mathematics

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Number System
  • Unit – 5: Algebra
  • Unit – 6: Commercial Arithmetic
  • Unit – 7: Shapes and Spatial Relationship


Section E: Science (only for Mathematics and Science Teacher)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Nature of Science
  • Unit – 2: Methods and Approaches
  • Unit – 3: Evaluation in Science

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: Physical Science
  • Unit – 5: Life Science


Section F: Social Study (only for Social Study Teacher)
Group– A: Pedagogy

  • Unit – 1: Aims and Objectives of Teaching Social Studies
  • Unit – 2: Methods and Approaches
  • Unit – 3: Evaluation in Social Science

Group -B: Content

  • Unit – 4: History and Political Science
  • Unit – 5: Political Science
  • Unit – 6: Geography

 

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