NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
14–16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
MAY/JUNE 2012 EXAMINATION
EDU 733 GENERAL TEACHING METHODS TIME ALLOWED: 2HRS
Instruction: Attempt THREE (3) questions. Attempt question no. 1 and any other two(2)
1a. What are five (5) things expected of a teacher which makes him/her an effective and efficient class manager?
1b. Define scheme of work and list the five (5) items it contains.
1c. Outline five (5) characteristics of a gifted child.
2a. Define and explain the word ‘syllabus’.
2b. Outline ten (10) duties of a professional teacher.
3a. Explain in details 5 factors to consider in drawing up a school time-table.
3b. Briefly explain five (5) of the teaching methods available.
4a. State five (5) benefits derivable from open and distance learning.
4b. Identify and explain five (5) characteristics of slow learners.