Saiyed Kamil, a student of NUJS and our General Knowledge Teacher shares the plan for the 2016-17 session
I did the maths and approximated that there will be around 27 classes in the entire year and hence I formulated the strategy accordingly.
I have skipped some weekends for the Durga Puja Vacation, New Year Break and the Outlawed (NUJS Cultural Festival) weekend.
6th and 7th August
Basic knowledge about General Knowledge relevant to CLAT. Analysis of previous CLAT and AILET papers and entrance examination papers of various law colleges prior to CLAT.
Basic knowledge about how to go about General Knowledge. What to study what not to study. How to study GK.
Explanation of what not to do. Motivate.
Explanation of entire model of the syllabus to children, how we will go about our syllabus, for e.g., Which topic will be taught when and how this model of approaching General Knowledge through a strategy will benefit them.
In another half of this session, I’ll discuss the recent Current affairs that have transpire from Arpil’16 till July’16.
13th and 14th August
Carry on with the current affairs of the last class. Start History.
Mohanjodaro period – Religious periods
20th and 21st August
North India (Rajputa period)
South India (Cholas and others)
Delhi Sultanate and others
27th and 28th August
Delhi Sultanate (parts left out during last class)
3rd and 4th September
Advent of Britishers
Expansion of British powers (Bengal, Mysore, Punjab).
Economic impact of britishers
Socio-Religious movements in 19th– 20th century
The revolt of 1857
10th and 11th September
Important dates, places, Foreign Travelers, Battles, Reforms/Acts, Committees/Commissions, Congress Sessions, Governor general and Viceroys.
17th and 18th September
First and Second World Wars
Miscellaneous facts such as Nazism, the great depression (1928), Important Dates and Battles
The Solar System
Continents and Ocean
Biosphere, Lithosphere, Hydrosphere, Atmosphere and Latitude and longitude.
24th and 25th September
Weather and Climate
Internal structure of Earth
Land Forms ( Mountains, Plateaus, Plains, Grasslands etc. )
The Indian Sub- continent
Natural Resources and Multipurpose River Valley Projects
India- facts and figure
Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks in India
Important Irrigation and Power Projects
Miscellaneous facts relating to Earth
5th and 6th November
Constituent Assembly and the Making of India Constitution
Different Sources of Indian Constitution
Important articles of the India Constitution
Important amendments to the Constitution
26th and 27th November
Lapse of paramountcy
Directive Principles of State Policies
3rd and 4th December
The Supreme Court
10th and 11th December
The High Court
Planning commission/Niti Aayog
National Development Council
Miscellaneous aspects of the Constitution
17th and 18th December
Characteristics of Indian Economy
7th and 8th January
Physics – Unit
Work, energy and power
Gravity and pressure
Heat light and sound
Chemistry – Metals and non-metal
Acid, bases and salts
14th and 15th January
Biology – classification of organisms
Pending current affairs
21st and 22nd January
Miscellaneous for Static
First in India (men and women) in different fields.
Superlatives – India
Superlatives – World
International Years and International Days
Important National Days
28th and 29th January
All the relevant awards, their history, first person to receive it and the latest winner
11th and 12th February
18th and 19th February
25th and 26th February
All the further 7 extra lectures shall be utilised to cover up Current Affairs, Revision and readying the aspirants for any unexpected scenario in CLAT.