Are you preparing for the U.G.C. NET, SET or JRF examinations? Are you hell bent on cracking the examination and moving closer to your dream? Then this book can prove to be very useful for you. U.G.C. NET/JRF/SET Teaching & Research Aptitude (General Paper I) is one of the best preparatory books for NET, SET and JRF that is available in the market. It is comprehensive and detailed, and covers the entire syllabus of the examination. If you are looking for a one-in-all guidebook for the NET, SET and JRF examination, then this book is for you. It has been brilliantly and efficiently compiled by the Editorial Board at Pratiyogita Darpan. The editorial team at Pratiyogita Darpan has incorporated all the necessary information regarding the examination in a clear manner in order to make this book all the more reader-friendly. It adheres to the latest NET and SET examination patterns and also has updated information. This edition of the book has been published by Upkar Prakashan on January 1, 2010. For those who want to buy books online, you can order your copy of this book from any online bookstore on Junglee.
The book has been divided into ten detailed sections, each devoted to a particular part of the syllabus. It starts with a section containing solved papers from previous years, followed by a section on teaching aptitude. The chapters in this section are - Teaching: Nature, Objectives, Characteristics and Basic Requirements, Qualities and Characteristics of the Learner, The Factors Affecting Teaching, Teaching Methods, Teaching Aids and Evaluation System. This part is followed by a section on research aptitude. The chapters that are included in this section are - Research : Meaning, Characteristics and Types, Steps of Research, Methods of Research, Research Ethics, Research Papers and Thesis Writing : Its Characteristics and Format. The next section is titled Communication and contains only one chapter of the same name. The next section, titled, Reasoning (Including Mathematical and Logical Reasoning), is one of the most expansive sections in the book. Some of the chapters in this section are - Alphabet Test, Classification Test, Analogy Test, Coding and Decoding Test, Number and Alphabetical Series Test, Number Related Test, Assertions and Presumption, Diagram Type Test, Different Positions of Dice, Figures Classification Test, Classification of Figures into Groups and Cutting of a Cubic Block. The rest of the book contains sections on data interpretations, information and communication technology, people and environment, higher education system and reading comprehension.
National Eligibility Test, which is popularly known as NET, is an examination that is primarily organised to determine the eligibility of a candidate for university and college level lectureship. It also determines whether a candidate is eligible to receive the prestigious award of Junior Research Fellowship or JRF. The test for the Junior Research Fellowship has been clubbed with the NET examination and is conducted twice every year, one in December and one in June. The SET or the State Eligibility Test is an examination, which is conducted to determine the eligibility of the candidates who are looking for a job in various state colleges and universities as a professor or lecturer.
The editorial board at Pratiyogita Darpan comprises of experienced writers and editors, who have brilliantly compiled this book. It is a useful guidebook, which can help candidates become more confident before their crucial examination. This edition of the book is published in English and comes in paperback binding. Its ISBN 10 code is 8174822151 and ISBN 13 code is 9788174822154.