APPSC Group 4 Syllabus (Section-wise) For SSC & Intermediate
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  • Last Modified 08-06-2022
  • Written By Khushbu
  • Last Modified 08-06-2022

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus | Detailed Section-wise Syllabus For APPSC Group 4 Exam

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2019-20: APPSC Group 4 aspirants must have a clear knowledge of the APPSC Group 4 syllabus so that they can plan their preparation accordingly. Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission or APPSC, in short, conducts various exams for the recruitment of various posts in different departments, offices, and ministries of AP State Government.

One of the major exams conducted by APPSC is the APPSC Group 4 exam. APPSC Group 4 exam is conducted to fill up vacancies for various Group 4 posts, such as Junior Accountants in Treasures and Accounts Subordinate Service, Junior Assistants in Registration and Stamps Department, Junior Assistants from CCLA, Junior Assistants from Prisons and Correctional Department, Junior Assistants in Social Welfare Dept, Junior Assistants in Fire Dept, etc.

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Candidates who are really serious about bagging an APPSC Group 4 job must prepare in a serious manner. One of the prerequisites of your APPSC Group 4 preparation is having a thorough knowledge of the APPSC Group 4 syllabus as set by the commission. In this article, we will provide you with all the necessary information about APPSC Gr 4 syllabus.

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2019-20

APPSC Group 4 includes 2 standards:

  1. SSC Standard
  2. Intermediate Standard

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APPSC Group 4 SSC Standard Syllabus

Candidates who are going to appear for the post of Junior Assistants in various departments under Group 4 Services can follow the APPSC Group 4 syllabus given below:

APPSC Gr 4 Syllabus For Junior Assistants In Various Departments

Paper-I: General Studies

Syllabus formulated by the Board of Secondary School Certificate, A.P., as prescribed for 10th Class in History, Geography, Civics, Economics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Current Affairs.

Paper-II: Secretarial Abilities

  1. Mental Ability (Verbal and non-verbal)
  2. Logical Reasoning
  3. Comprehension
  4. Re-arrangement of sentences with a view to improving analysis of a passage.
  5. Numerical and Arithmetical abilities.
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APPSC Gr 4 Syllabus For Supervisor/Matron In AP Juvenile Welfare & Correctional Sub Service

Candidates who are going to appear for the post of Supervisor/Matron in Andhra Pradesh Juvenile Welfare and Correctional Sub Service Under Group 4 Services can follow the APPSC Group 4 syllabus given below:

Paper-I: General Studies

Syllabus formulated by the Board of Secondary School Certificate, A.P., as prescribed for 10th Class in History, Geography, Civics, Economics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Current Affairs.

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APPSC Group 4 Intermediate Standard Syllabus

Candidates who are going to appear for the post of Hostel Welfare Officers Grade-2 in AP Social Welfare Sub Service Under Group 4 Services can follow the syllabus given below:

Paper-I: General Studies, Mental Ability and Language Ability

  1. Current Affairs of National importance
  2. History and Geography of Andhra Pradesh
  3. Mental Ability
  4. Language Ability: Intended to test the candidate’s proficiency in the use of language ability for comprehension, summarization, idiomatic usage, vocabulary and usage detection of mistakes, absurdities
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Paper-II: Concerned Subject

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus For Foundation of Education

  1. Nature and Scope of Philosophical and Sociological Foundations of Education
  2. Idealism
  3. Naturalism
  4. Pragmatism
  5. Realism
  6. Existentialism
  7. Gandhi
  8. Tagore
  9. Aurobindo
  10. Vivekananda
  11. Jiddu Krishna Murthy
  12. Socialization and Education
  13. Social change and Education
  14. Culture and Education
  15. Modernization and Education
  16. Equality of Educational opportunities
  17. Education of Weaker Sections

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APPSC Group 4 Syllabus For Educational Psychology

Introduction to Educational Psychology

  1. Relationship between Educational Psychology
  2. Nature and Scope of Educational Psychology
  3. Methods of Educational Psychology

Growth and Development

  1. Principles of Growth and Development.
  2. Stages of Development-Infancy, Childhood, Adolescence and aspects of development – Physical, Mental, Social and Emotional and its Educational implications to classroom teaching and education.

Learning

  1. Nature of Learning
  2. Theories of Learning(Behavioral, Cognitive and Social)
  3. Relevance to classroom teaching, learning and Motivation
  4. Various methods of motivation (intrinsic and extrinsic) and its applications for classroom teaching.

Individual difference and its Assessment

  1. Meaning and significance of the study of individual differences. Inter and Intra Individual difference and its assessment
  2. Concept of Personality and its assessment (Projective and Non-Projective methods)
  3. Understanding and helping learners with special needs – poor achievers, underachievers, low-level of intellectual functioning
  4. Giftedness and creativity
  5. Need and significance of guidance and counselling in schools.

Statistics

  1. Statistics-Concept and its need for understanding the behaviour of learners and teachers
  2. Measures of Central tendency
  3. Measures of Variability
  4. Correlation and various methods of computing correlation.

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus For Trends in Education

  1. Universalization of Education- Significance, constitutional guarantee, problems involved in implementing. Quality of Primary Education-Minimum level of Learning Approach.
  2. Wastage and stagnation in Education-Meaning, causes, problems and remedial measures.
  3. Adult Education and Functional literacy-Meaning, scope, problems involved and strategies for remedial action.
  4. Non-Formal Education- contemporary significance, problems, methodology, motivational aspect and implementation.
  5. School and Community Relationships-need and importance, ways of bringing their together, making use of community resources persons, some practical strategies to facilitate appropriate relationships.
  6. The medium of instruction-Problem, Language in India, three language formula, its implications and difficulties in implementing the formula.
  7. Family life and population Education-the problem, objectives at Secondary level creating awareness, difficulties in implementing, strategies to spread right type of family life and population education.
  8. Moral Education- meaning and scope, approaches to Moral Education, Difference between Moral and Religious Education, Practical Work.
  9. National and Emotional integration- meaning, nature, problems, implementation celebrating national days and role of schools and teachers.
  10. International understanding-education for peace, disarmament and coexistence, meaning, nature, significance, developing a broader perspective in the mind students.
  11. Education of the socially and culturally disadvantaged- meaning-Significance problems, equality of opportunity and strategies to implement the meaningful programme.
  12. Lifelong Education-meaning, need and scope, approach and role of teachers.
  13. Teacher Education-pre-service and in-service-Professional Organisations teachers.
  14. Vocational Education and Vocationalisation of Education.
  15. Common Entrance Examinations and Centralised admissions into the basic courses in Andhra Pradesh.
  16. Recommendations of various Education Commissions and Committees.

So, now you have the detailed syllabus for both APPSC Group 4 SSC and Intermediate Standards. Finish each and every topic thoroughly. You must have a strong command over the entire syllabus.

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We hope this detailed article on APPSC Group 4 Syllabus helps you. If you have any query regarding APPSC Group 4 Syllabus or the exam in general, ask in the comment section below. We will get back to you at the earliest.

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