Kerala PSC has published the notification for Kerala PSC LD Typist posts. PSC recently announced the recruitment of LD Typist in Kerala State Palmyrah Products Development Workers Welfare Corporation Limited ( Special Recruitment from SC/ ST) and NCA notification for Idukki and Malappuram districts. (Idukki-Dheevara, Malappuram – SCCC).
Kerala PSC LD Typist 2020
- Post name: LD Typist (Special Recruitment – SC/ST)
- Category Number: 005/2020
- Department: Kerala State Palmyrah Products Development Workers Welfare Corporation Limited.
- Mode of Appointment: Direct
- Pay Scale: Rs. 3050 – 5230
- Gazette Date: Jan 15th, 2020
- Last Date: Feb 19th, 2020
Kerala PSC LD Typist Eligibility Criteria
- Pass in SSLC or its equivalent qualification
- Typewriting English Higher KGTE and Word Processing or equivalent qualification.
- Typewriting Malayalam Lower KGTE/ MGTE or equivalent qualification
Candidate’s age should be between 18years – 41 years. Only Candidates born between January 02, 1979, and January 01, 2002 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post. No other age relaxation is allowed.
Kerala PSC LD Typist Exam Pattern
- Maximum Marks: 100
- Number of Questions: 100
- Exam Duration: 01 hours 15 minutes
- Exam Language: English
Kerala PSC LD Typist Syllabus
General Knowledge, Current Affairs & Renaissance in Kerala
- General Knowledge
- Facts about India
- Geography of India – Physical features – Climate – Soils – Rivers – Famous sites
- Demography – Economic and social development – Poverty alleviation – Economy and planning – etc
- History of India – Period from 1857 to 1947 – National movement
- Facts about Kerala Geographical Facts – Physical features – Climate – Soils – Rivers – Famous sites
- Renaissance in Kerala: Important Events/ Movements
- Renaissance Leaders: Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi, Chattampi Swami, Sree Narayana Guru, Vagbhatananda, Thycaud Ayya, Ayya Vaikundar, Poikayil Yohannan (Kumara Guru), Ayyankali, Pandit Karuppan, Mannathu Padmanabhan, V. T. Bhattathirippad, Dr. Palpu, Kumaranasan, Vakkom Moulavi, Blessed Kuriakose Elias Chavara, Etc.
- Current Affairs: Important world, national and regional events related to the political and scientific fields, sports, cinema, and literature, etc.
- Types of Sentences and Interchange of Sentences.
- Different Parts of Speech.
- Agreement of Verb and Subject.
- Comparison of Adjectives
- Adverbs and Position of adverbs
- Articles – The Definite and the Indefinite Articles.
- Uses of Primary and Model Auxiliary Verbs
- Tag Questions
- Infinitive and Gerunds
- Tenses in Conditional Sentences
- The Use of Correlatives
- Direct and Indirect Speech
- Active and Passive voice
- Correction of Sentences
- Singular and Plural, Change of Gender, Collective Nouns
- Word formation from other words and the use of prefix or suffix
- Compound words
- Phrasal Verbs
- Foreign Words and Phrases
- One Word Substitutes
- Words often confused
- Spelling Test
- Idioms and their Meanings
- Translation of a sentence/ proverb into Malayalam
Computer Word Processing, Typing & Document Formatting
- Windows: Introduction to windows platform – mouse operations – the concept of desktop, taskbar, Icons. Utilities – Paint, Word pad. Icons – changing size, moving, enlarging, copying. Files and Folders – creation, copying, deleting. Windows explorer, control panel. Zip & unzip files – rar files, virus scanning & removal
- Internet- Using an internet browser, e-mail, search engines, Instant messengers, download managers, proxy settings- setting up the Internet connection, browser plug-ins – using the webcam.
- Word processing- Introduction to office automation – advantages of office automation. Introduction – Word menu – Toolbar – Document – creation, editing, saving, opening. Text – editing, deleting, inserting, selection, moving, copying, converting case, doing/ undoing edits. Formatting documents – paragraph formatting – applying styles, header, and footer, line spacing, Page layout – numbering pages – inserting a section break – spell check – newspaper columns. Tables – creation, editing, formatting, insertion, document with tables, Mail merge and template creation. Printing – print preview, Printer settings, printing multiple copies.
- Spreadsheets- Electronic spreadsheet features – menu, cell workbook, worksheets. Entering data, text, functions – selecting the cell, ranges – saving worksheet – Editing worksheets data – copying, cut & paste, inserting, deleting rows, columns, cell ranges – find and replace data – spell check. Formatting worksheet – changing column width, row height, aligning data, controlling text within a cell, changing font size, style, applying a border, Pattern styles. charts – types, titles & legends, saving, moving and copying between sheets. Formulas, functions – Entering formulas, cell references, Date and time formulas, working with range names, entering functions. Printing – print preview, headers, and footers – inserting, removing page break – working with data in a list – Adding and removing subtotals – sorting – hiding and displaying data.
- Presentation software – Design – Create a presentation with background, logo, etc. – Insert _pictures and images – change position or layout of pictures – Omit background graphics from a slide – Apply 3D effects, shadows, background fill colors, textures, and patterns – Crop, resize, rotate, flip an image – Convert and image to greyscale or black and white format. Slide Show Setup – Insert navigation to slides – presentations and URL ‘s – Apply and edit timings – Create a customized slide show.
- Typing and Document Formatting
LD Typist Previous Year Question Papers
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