Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Dibrugarh University (BA - 4th Semester) Question Papers - Education General (May' 2015)

2015
(May)
EDUCATION
(General)
Course: 401
(Contemporary Issues of Education)
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. Which Article of the Indian Constitution is related to education of the child labour?
  2. What is the full form of DPEP?
  3. What is the name of the present Chairperson of UGC?
  4. For the construction of the Constitution of Independent India, who was the President of the Constituent Assembly?
  5. In which year was National Literacy Mission launched?
  6. What is the full form of NAAC?
  7. Mention one problem of women education in India.
  8. On which date is ‘World Health Day’ celebrated?
2. Write short notes on the following: 4x5=20
  1. Free and Compulsory Primary Education in India.
  2. District Institute of Education and Training.
  3. Continuing and Adult Education.
  4. Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University.
  5. Role of Education in Conservation of Environment.
3. Give a discussion on the need and importance of equalization of educational opportunities. 13
4. Write about the aims of secondary education. Discuss the role of NCERT and SCERT in the development of secondary education. 5+8=13
5. What are the problems of vocational and technical education in India? Why are vocational and technical educations necessary in India? Discuss. 13 Or
What is non-formal education? What are the aims of non-formal education? Discuss about the need and importance of non-formal education. 3+4+6=13
6. What is meant by examination reforms? Prepare a brief note on the defects of present examination system in India. 4+9=13
Or
What is meant by population education? Discuss the role of population education in population control.