Andra Pradesh Public Service Commission has released APPSC English Reporter Recruitment 2019 Notification. Notification is out for a total of 5 Posts in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Service. Check the detailed APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019 below.
APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Exam Pattern:
|Subject||No. of Questions||Duration|
|General Studies & Mental Ability (Objective Type)||150||2:30 Hours||150|
|Paper-II (Conventional Type)||Dictation in English Shorthand 80 Words Per Minute.||5 Minutes|
Transcription in Longhand
|PART – B: Interview|
Note: There will be negative marking for each wrong answer.
APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Syllabus:
Paper-I General Studies & Mental Ability:
- Events of national and international importance.
- Current affairs- international, national and regional.
- General Science and it applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science & Technology and information Technology.
- Social- economic and political history of modern India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh (Starts from 1707 AD)
- Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, public policy, reforms and e-governance initiatives with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
- Economic development in India since independence with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh.
- Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.
- Disaster management: vulnerability profile, prevention and mitigation strategies, Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in the assessment of Disaster.
- Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection
- Logical reasoning, analytical ability and data interpretation.
- Data Analysis:
- Tabulation of data
- Visual representation of data
- Basic data analysis (Summary Statistics such as mean, median, mode, variance and coefficient of variation) and Interpretation
- Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political, and Legal implications/problems.
Paper – II: (Type writing)
- Shorthand (English) 180 words per minute. The examination is intended to test the candidate’s capacity for accurate, verbatim, reproduction of a passage consisting of 900 words dictated at the rate of 180 words per minute.
NOTE: Dates of Examination will be UPDATED soon.