Following is the detailed curriculum for ‘Language I’ for CTET exam. The curriculum applies to both Paper I and Paper II:

Language I (30 Questions)

Language Comprehension (15 Questions)

1. Reading unseen passages- two passages one prose or drama and one poem with questions on comprehension, inference, grammar and verbal ability (Prose passage may be literary, scientific, narrative or discursive)

Pedagogy of Language Development (15 Questions)

1. Learning and acquisition

2. Principles of language Teaching

3. Role of listening and speaking; function of language and how children use it as a tool

4. Critical perspective on the role of grammar in learning a language for communicating ideas verbally and in written form

5. Challenges of teaching language in a diverse classroom; language difficulties, errors and disorders

6. Language Skills

7. Evaluating language comprehension and proficiency: speaking, listening, reading and writing

8. Teaching-learning materials: Textbook, multi-media materials, multilingual resource of the classroom

9. Remedial Teaching