CTET Important Topics 2021

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Jan 14, 2021

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January 14, 2021: We have collected the most important topics for the Central Teachers Eligibility Test (CTET). This article contains all the topics which have a high probability of being asked in the upcoming CTET 2020 Exam. These topics have been gathered after going through the CTET previous years’ papers of 5 years and also after considering the previous years’ trends. The major sections covered in these topics are Child Development & Pedagogy; Language I; Language II; Mathematics and Science; Social Studies and Environmental Studies. 

The CTET 2020 Exam is scheduled to be conducted on January 31, 2021, by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Candidates are recommended to go through the important topics for the CTET exam as it is just around the corner. Candidates must practice on a daily basis in order to qualify the CTET exam. The previous years’ CTET question paper makes excellent practice material. They also help the candidates to check their preparation level.

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CTET Important Topics - Child development & Pedagogy section

Following are the important topics for the Child development & Pedagogy section:

  • Child Development and its relation to learning
  • Questions Related to Education Act
  • Influence of Heredity & Environment
  • Socialisation processes
  • Individual differences
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Concept of Inclusive Education
  • Specially-abled Learners
  • Questions Related to Theories
  • Cognition & Emotions
  • Motivation and learning
  • Processes of teaching and learning
  • Pedagogy Issues
  • Practical Questions

CTET Important Topics - Language section (English & Hindi)

Following are the important topics for the Language section:

  • Reading comprehension
  • Reading poem
  • Pedagogy questions

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CTET Important Topics - Mathematics section

Paper - 1

Following are the important topics for the Mathematics section for Paper - 1:

  • Numbers
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Measurement & Weight
  • Time
  • Volume
  • Data Handling & Patterns
  • Mathematics Pedagogy

Paper - 2

Following are the important topics for the Mathematics section for Paper - 2:

  • Number System
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Mensuration
  • Data Analysis
  • Arithmetic
  • Mathematics Pedagogy

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CTET Important Topics - Environmental Studies section

Following are the important topics for the Environmental Studies section:

  • Family & Friend
  • Flora & Fauna
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Shelters
  • Water
  • Travel
  • Things we Make and Do
  • Pedagogy of Environmental Studies

CTET Important Topics - Science section

Following are the important topics for the Science section:

  • Food
  • Materials
  • The World of the Living
  • Moving Things People and Ideas
  • Natural Phenomena
  • Natural Resources
  • Pedagogical issues relate a question

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CTET Important Topics - Social Studies/Social Sciences section

Following are the important topics for the Social Studies/Social Sciences section:

  • History
  • Geography
  • Social and Political Life
  • Pedagogical issues related to Social Science

CTET 2021 Exam Schedule

The Central Teaching Eligibility Test (CTET) is a national level entrance exam conducted twice every year to appoint skilled teachers for Primary level and Elementary level. The CTET Examination consists of two papers: Paper I & Paper-II. Candidates who intend to teach Class I to V, need to appear for Paper I and candidates who intend to teach Class VI to VIII need to appear for Paper-II. The Exam Schedule for both the papers is as follows:

Paper Exam Date Timing Duration Marks
Paper-I 31st January 2021 9.30 AM to 12.00 PM 2.30 hours 150
Paper-II 31st January 2021 2.00 PM to 04.30 PM 2.30 hours 150

Candidates are required to score at least 60 per cent marks in order to qualify the CTET 2020 Examination.

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Key points to note:

  •  The CTET Exam is conducted in pen and paper mode
  •  Each paper consists of 5 sections and each section consist of 30 questions
  •  Total 150 questions are asked in the CTET exam in each Paper and each question carries one mark
  •  There is no negative marking
  •  Total 150 Minutes are allotted to complete the test

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.