Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Dibrugarh University (BA - 4th Semester) Question Papers - Education Major 2 (May' 2013)

Course: 402
(Great Educators and Educational Thought)
Full Marks: 80
Pass Marks: 32
Time: 3 hours
The figures in the margin indicate full marks for the questions

1. Answer the following questions: 1x8=8
  1. Name the ‘Ashrama’ established by Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa.
  2. Name the only book of Science authored by Rabindranath Tagore.
  3. In which year Rousseau was born?
  4. Name one famous book of Maria Montessori.
  5. In which year Arabinda Ghosh died?
  6. Which aim of education did Sir Percy Nunn support?
  7. In which year Emotional Integration Committee was formed?
  8. What is the full form of GATS?
2. Write short notes on the following: 5x4=20
  1. Characteristics of Vishwabharati University.
  2. Negative Education.
  3. Education for International Understanding.
  4. Values of Arabinda’s Education in present educational system.
3. Discuss the educational philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore. 13
What is the aim of education according to Mahatma Gandhi? Write about his basic education system.    6+7=13
4. Explain the basic principle underlying the Montessori Method of education. What is the philosophy behind this system? 6+7=13
What is Rousseau’s doctrine of naturalism? What was his contribution to the field of education? 7+6=13
5. Write about the classification of mind according to Sir Percy Nunn. 13
Describe the aims and curriculum of education according to Arabinda Ghosh 5+8=13
6. What is Globalization? Discuss the merits and demerits of globalization. 3+5+5=13
Write an essay about the development of women education in India. 13