(based on National Curriculum 2006)
Published by Aga Khan University Examination Board Bungalow # 233 / E.1 Lines, Daudpota Road, Karachi, Pakistan.
November 2004 Latest Revision June 2012
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Secondary School Certificate Examination Syllabus
This subject is examined in both May and September Examination sessions
S. No. Preface 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.
Table of Contents
Page No. 5 7 7 10 58 62 62 64 67 69
Aims/Objectives of the National Curriculum (2006) Rationale of the AKU-EB Examination Syllabus Topics and Student Learning Outcomes of the Examination Syllabus Scheme of Assessment Teaching-Learning Approaches and Classroom Activities Recommended Text and Reference Material Definition of Cognitive Levels and Command Words Annex A: SSC Scheme of Studies Annex B: List of Practical Activities
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Latest Revision June 2012
In pursuance of National Education Policy (1998-2010), the Curriculum Wing of the Federal Ministry of Education has begun a process of curriculum reform to improve the quality of education through curriculum revision and textbook development (Preface, National Curriculum documents 2000 and 2002). AKU-EB was founded in August 2003 with the same aim of improving the quality of education nationwide. As befits an examination board it seeks to reinforce the National Curriculum revision through the development of appropriate examinations for the...