SOCIOLOGY (Code No. 039)

CLASS–XI (2017-18)

One Paper                                                                                                            100 Marks

                                                                                                                                3 Hours

Unitwise Weightage

Units   Periods Marks
A Introducing Sociology    
  1. Sociology, Society and its relationship with other Social
Sciences
20 8
  2. Basic Concepts & their use in Sociology 20 8
  3. Understanding Social Institutions 22 10
  4. Culture and Socialization 18 8
  5. Doing Sociology: Research Methods 20 6
    Total 40
B Understanding Society    
  6. Social Structure, Stratification and Social Processes in Society 22 10
  7. Social Change and Social order in Rural and Urban Society 22 10
  8. Environment and Society  16 6
  9. Introducing Western Sociologists  20 6
  10. Indian Sociologists  20 8
    Total 40
    200 80

CLASS–XI

Practical Examination

Max. Marks 20                                                                                                          Time allotted : 3hrs
Unitwise Weightage  
A

Project (undertaken during the academic year at school level)

  1. Statement of the purpose
  2. Methodology / Technique
  3. Conclusion
10 marks
B Viva - based on the project work 02 marks
C

Research design Steps of research (e.g. observation, interview, content analysis) to be explained to student and questions accordingly raised.

  1. Overall format
  2. Research Question/Hypothesis
  3. Choice of technique
  4. Detailed procedure for implementation of technique
  5. Limitations of the above technique
08 marks
  Total 20 Marks

 

A. INTRODUCING SOCIOLOGY                                                                                     40 Marks

Unit 1: Sociology, Society and its Relationship with other Social Sciences

  • Introducing Society: Individuals and collectivities. Plural Perspectives
  • Introducing Sociology: Emergence. Nature and Scope. Relationship to other disciplines

Unit 2: Basic Concepts and their use in Sociology

  • Social Groups & Society
  • Status and Role
  • Social Stratification
  • Society & Social Control

Unit 3: Understanding Social Institutions

  • Family, Marriage and Kinship
  • Work & Economic Life
  • Political Institutions
  • Religion as a Social Institution
  • Education as a Social Institution

Unit 4: Culture and Sociolization

  • Culture, Values and Norms: Shared, Plural, Contested
  • Socialization: Conformity, Conflict and the Shaping of Personality

Unit 5: Doing Sociology: Research Methods

  • Methods: Participant Observation, Survey
  • Tools and Techniques: Observation, Interview, Questionaire
  • The Significance of Field Work in Sociology

 

B. UNDERSTANDING SOCIETY                                                                              40 Marks

Unit 6: Structure, Process and Stratification

  • Social Structure
  • Social Stratification: Class, Caste, Race, Gender
  • Social Processes: Cooperation, Competition, Conflict

Unit 7: Social Change and Social order in Rural & Urban Society

  • Social Change: Types; Causes and Consequences
  • Social Order: Domination, Authority and Law; Contestation, Crime and Violence
  • Village, Town and City: Changes in Rural and Urban Society

Unit 8: Environment and Society

  • Ecology and Society
  • Environmental Crises and Social Responses
  • Sustainable Development

Unit 9: Introducing Western Sociologists

  • Karl Marx on Class Conflict
  • Emile Durkheim : Division of Labour and Conscience Collective
  • Max Weber : Bureaucracy

Unit 10: Indian Sociologists

  • G.S. Ghurye on Race and Caste
  • D.P. Mukherjee on Tradition and Change
  • A.R. Desai on the State
  • M.N. Srinivas on the Village

 

QUESTION PAPER DESIGN 2017-18
SOCIOLOGY                                                             Code No. 039                                         CLASS-XI
TIME: 3 Hours                                                                                                                Max. Marks: 80
S.No Typology of Questions Learning outcomes and Testing Competencies Very Short Answer (VSA) (2 Marks) Short Answer (SA) (4 Marks) Long Answer (LA) (6 Marks) Total Marks % Weightage
 1 Remembering- (Knowledge based Simple recall questions, to know specific facts, terms, concepts, principles, or theories, Identify, define, or recite, information) Reasoning
Analytical Skills
Critical Thinking
Skills etc.
5 2 1 24 30%
Understanding- (Comprehension –to be familiar with meaning and to understand conceptually, interpret, compare, contrast, explain, paraphrase, or interpret information) 3 1 1 16 20%
Application (Use abstract information in concrete situation, to apply knowledge to new situations, Use given content to interpret a situation, provide an example, or solve a problem) 3 2 1 20 25%
High Order Thinking Skills (Analysis & Synthesis- Classify, compare, contrast, or differentiate between different pieces of information, Organize and/or integrate unique pieces of information from a variety of sources) 1 1 1 12 15%
Evaluation - (Appraise, judge, and/or justify the value or worth of a decision or outcome, or to predict outcomes based on values) 2 1 - 8 10%
                           TOTAL   14 x 2 = 28 7 x 4 = 28 4 x 6 = 24 80 (25) 100%

 


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