PSEB Syllabus 2019 of 12th class - Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) prescribes PSEB 12th class 2019 syllabus for the exam to be held from March 1 to April 1, 2019. The syllabus of Punjab Board 12th class 2019 consists of topics covered for each subject in the class and the questions asked in Punjab Board 12th exam. Apart from the syllabus, students must also go through PSEB 12th class exam pattern 2019 so as to be aware of the type of questions asked in the exam, marking scheme and time allocation for each question. Going through the exam pattern helps in learning time management which is very crucial while solving paper.The PSEB Syllabus 2019 of 12th class is available for all the three streams namely Arts, Commerce and Science. As per Punjab board 12th syllabus 2019, the exams are held for subjects including General English, Environmental Studies, Political science, Physics, Business Studies- II, Sociology, Computer Application, Economics, Fundamentals of E-Business, Geography, History, Chemistry, Business Economics and Quantitative Maths- II, and so on. Students can download the PSEB 12th syllabus 2019 from this page in pdf form. Students must complete reading all the topics and units at least before the PSEB 12th board exam so as to keep ample time for revision.
Latest: PSEB 12th class date sheet has been released for July 2019 Supplementary exams.
The detailed syllabus of PSEB 12th 2019 is listed below for candidates’ reference. Going through the syllabus, students can figure out those topics for scoring more marks and plan their study timetable accordingly.
Subject-wise syllabus for PSEB 12th board 2019
Section A (Lessons for Intensive study)1. Hassan's Attendance Problem Sudha Murthy2. The March King Katherine Little Bakeless3. Thinking Out of the Box: Lateral Thinking (Adapted from the article from Internet)4. Robots and People Isaac Asimov5. On Giving Advice Joseph Addison6. On Saying 'Please' A. G. Gardiner7. The Story of My Life Helen Keller8. Two Gentlemen of Verona A. J. Cronin9. In Celebration of Being Alive Dr. Christian Barnard10. Gadari Babas in Kalapani Jail Dr. Harish Puri
Section B (Poetry)1. Prayer of the Woods Anonymous 72. On Friendship Khalil Gibran3. The Echoing Green William Blake4. Once upon a Time Gabriel Okara5. Cheerfulness Taught by Reason Elizabeth Barret Browning6. Father Returning Home Dilip Chitre7. The Road Not Taken Robert Frost8. On His Blindness John MiltonSection C (Lessons for Extensive study)1. The School for Sympathy E. V. Lucas2. A Chamelon Anton Chekhov3. Bholi K. A. Abbas4. The Gold Frame R. K. Luxman5. The Barber's Trade Union Mulk Raj Anand6. The Bull beneath the Earth K. S. VirkSection D (Grammar and Composition)1. Determiners2. Use of Non-finites (Infinitives, Gerunds, Participles)3. Transformation of Sentences.4. Voice5. NarrationComposition1. Précis writing2. Letter writing (Official/Business/To Editors)3. Applications4. Explaining Newspaper Headlines5. E-Mail writing.
Punjab History and Culture
The Great Mughal and their legacy to the Punjab
Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
Successors of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji
Banda Singh Bahadur and his Martyrdom
Sikhs became the Masters of the Punjab.
1. The Punjab under Maharaja Ranjit Singh.2. The British occupation of the Punjab.3. Some Famous Legends of the Punjab:-a. Puran Bhagat
b. Heer Ranjhac. Sohni Mahiwal4. Classical Literature of the Medieval period.
PART-CMAP QUESTION TOPICS1. Banda Singh Bahadur2. Shri Guru Gobind Singh3. Maharaja Ranjit Singh4. First Anglo-Sikh War5. Second Anglo Sikh war
Unit-1 Biodiversity• Concept and value of biodiversity• Levels of biodiversity species, eco and genetic.• Balance in nature.• Biodiversity for sustenance of mankind.• Resource limitation.• Ecological role of biodiversity.• Interdependence among different species.• India as a mega diversity nation.• Economic potential of biodiversity.• Loss of biodiversity- threatened, endangered and extinct.• Strategies for conservation of biodiversity in situ and ex situ.• Mitigating the people- wildlife conflict.
Unit-II Environmental Management• Need for environment management vis-a-vis development.• Aspects of environmental management-ethical, economic,technological and social.• Legal provisions for environmental management.• Approaches for environmental management- economic policies, environmentalindicators, setting of standards, information exchange and surveillance.• Problem of stubble and its management ( study material upload on website)Unit-III Sustainable Development• Concept of sustainable development.• Concept of sustainable consumption.• Need for sustainable development for improving the quality of life for the presentand future.• Challenges for sustainable development-political and administrative will, dynamicand flexible polices, appropriate technologies, comprehensive review and revisionmechanism, human approach.• Development of skilled manpower.• Role of individual and community.• Role of nationa and international agencies( both governmental and nongovernmental)Unit-IV Sustainable Agriculture• Need for sustainable agriculture.• Green revolution-impact on environment.• Importance of soil for crops, Irrigation systems, use of manure and fertilizers.• Crop protection-major plant pests and diseases (wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane,potato), measures for their controlagrochemicals.• Impact of agrochemicals on environment.• Elements of sustainable agriculture-mixed farming, mixed cropping, crop rotation,biological and economic consideration, use of biofertilizers and bio pesticides,biological pest control, integrated pest management.• Application of biotechnology in crop improvement.• Management of agricultural produces- storage,preservation, transportation and processing.
Unit-V Environmental Actions• Meeting basic human need, food, water, shelter and fuel for all.• Population control• Changing consumption patterns.• Prevention and control of environmental pollution.• Waste management- reduce, reuse and recycle;• Community movement for ecological restoration and conservation of environmentlike joint forest Management (JFM),student's participation in tree rearing, socialand agro- forestry.• Drugs-ill effects(Part-II) Consequences of use of different dugs, The narcoticdrugs and psychotropic substances Act-1985 offences as penalties. (study materialuploaded on website)
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Exam Level - Intermediate
Duration of exam - 3 hours
Exam scheme - Theory paper and Practical paper
Total marks - 100
PSEB includes four compulsory subjects out of which examination for Environmental education and Computer Science are conducted at school level only. In addition to compulsory subjects, students need to opt for elective subjects from a group of the following subjects:Group 1 Science - includes theory paper of 70 marks, 20 marks for practical and 10 marks for CCEGroup 2 Humanities - theory paper of 90 marks and internal assessment of 10 marks, languages like French or German may also have 20 marks for the practical examGroup 3 Commerce - Includes a theory paper of 65 marks and CCE of 10 marks)Group 4 - Technical and Group 5 - Agriculture
Minimum Pass marks
General Punjabi OrPunjab History and Culture
Sometimes knowing the syllabus is also not enough to qualify the examination. Students must follow some preparation tips which will help them to ace the exam.
Make a note of all important topics to study.
All the doubts should be clarified before the exam.
Go through previous years question papers to be aware of the type of questions frequently asked in the exam.
And lastly, do not take much stress as health is more important.
For better preparation for the exam, along with the PSEB Syllabus 2019 of 12th class, students can take help of previous years’ sample papers of Punjab Board 12th class to get an idea of the frequently asked questions in the exam.
PSEB has announced the Punjab Board 12th class result 2019 on May 11, 2019 at 11:30 am. Candidates can check their result online by following the link given above. The result mentions the basic details of a candidate along with marks details.
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