Digestive system, Functions of food, Study of nutrients (classification, functions, sources, digestion, absorption and metabolism).
Food groups, principles of meal planning & planning diets at various stages of life cycle, Diet :n diseases of alimentary canal, diabetes, hypertension, anaemia and over nutrition.
Part – II
Communication: meaning Junction ,key elements .&SMCRE model – Methods of teaching, role of audio visual aids in teaching – Types, Barriers, approaches in communication – Theories of Communication – process and elements of communication-sender, encoding, message, channel, receiver, decoding and feedback – Models of Communication- Lasswell, Osgood and Schramm, Gerbner, Shannon and Weaver and David Berlo -‘Mass communication and Mass Media.
Community Organisation and Extension
Concept and Definition of Community Organisation- Phases – Study, analysis, assessment, discussion, organization, action, eva Collection -Analysis and Interpretation luation, modification and continuation.- Research – Tools of Data Collection -Analysis and Interpretation.
Concept and difference from Community Organisation – Community Development Program (1952) – 3 Tier structure of PRIs – Block, Panchayath, Wards, Gramasabha – Role of GOs and NGOs – CSWB. SSWB. BSS NYK CAPART, ICDS .
Part – III
Human Resource Management.
Office Management &Research
Registration – filing – office procedures – personnel administration – Planning, Organising, Directing, Controlling, Reporting and Budgeting Recording Social Case Work & Group Work – Recording: use. structure and content- Methods of recording: Verbatim, narrative, condensed, analytical and summary records; Methods in Research, Sampling, Designs, Tools of data collection – observation, questionnaire, interview schedule, interview guide, Steps and guidelines in the construction of research instruments, Reliability, Internal and external validity.
Part – IV
Growth and Development, Development Tasks and corresponding bio-psychosocial changes across various stages – Prenatal, Birth, Infancy, Early Childhood, Late Childhood, Adolescence. Young Adulthood, Middle Adulthood, Late Adulthood – various hazards.
Facts About India
Facts About India :
Geography of India- Physical Features- Climate-Soils- Rivers- Famous Sites – Etc, Demography- Economic and Social Development-Poverty Alleviation-Economy and Planning Etc. History of India- Period from 1857 to 1947- National Movement- Etc.
Part – VI
Facts About Kerala
Facts about Kerala
Geographical Facts- Physical Features- Climate-Soils- Rivers- Famous Sites – Etc