Ethics : GS Paper - IV
by Mohan R.
Ethical challenge to Translate Your Real Potential into Maximum Score
Batch Starts on 19th Feb.2018
3 Stage Learning Process
5 Tests (3 Sectional and 2 Comprehensive Tests)
Comprehensive Writing Practice and discussion on Case Studies
Test discussion & feedback by the Mentor
Interactions focus on effective learning, developing aptitude and realizing potential for scoring high marks.
Comprehensive Case Study discussions on Psychological, Ethical and Administrative Issues (Classic Cases and cases on issues of Contemporary Relevance), learning the tools of effective Decision Making.
Total 5 Tests, Printed notes with Focussed Discussions.
Brainstorming sessions on previous question papers and probable questions in future.
WHY TO JOIN :
We have consistently maintained a Student Centric Approach in teaching Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude formulating the desired psychological and ideological mould for success in the paper . We practice compassion and consistently endeavour to provide unique solutions for the unique needs of the aspirants.We believe in consistent guidance and support during the preparation stage. The incessant effort to innovate learning methodologies and evolve the best training practices have resulted in immense success .
HIGHLIGHTS OF GS4 PLUS COURSE:
There is a inextricable linkage between various aspects of General Studies papers in Paper2,3 and 4. A disconnected approach leads to duplication of effort also depriving the aspirants from the much needed inter connected approach between various papers of GS to ensure creativity in writing.
GS-PAPER-4 ETHICS, INTEGRITY & APTITUDE
(6 Nov. to 5 Dec. 2017) Mon-Fri, 6 to 8:30 PM
55 HOURS / 5 Tests (with Discussion)
Class on theoretical aspects, case studies, writing practice and discussion.
Ethics and Human Interface
Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service
Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.
Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration
Probity in Governance.
GS 4 PLUS COMPREHENSIVE COURSE
90 HOURS / 5 Tests
(06th Nov. to 22nd Dec. 2017) Mon-Fri, 6:00pm to 8:30 PM
GS 4 PLUS : PAPER-I ( INDIAN SOCIETY) (15 HRS):
Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.
Role of women and women's organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.
Effects of globalization on Indian society.
Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.
GS 4 PLUS : PAPER-II (GOVERNANCE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE)(20 HRS):
Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.
Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.
Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector or Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
Issues relating to poverty and hunger.
Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.
Role of civil services in a democracy.
GS 4 PLUS : PAPER-III ( INDIAN ECONOMY, BIO DIVERSITY, ENVIRONMENT)(10 HRS):
Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. (DIMENSIONS OF ETHICS)
Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.(ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS)
Disaster and disaster management.(ETHICAL ASPECTS)
Linkages between development and spread of extremism. (ETHICAL ASPECTS)
Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.(ETHICS IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS)
EXCLUSIVE CASE STUDY BATCH
Mon-Fri, 7:30am to 10:30am
20 HOURS : Case Studies with writing
practice and discussion. /
5 Tests (with Discussion)
Cases on environmental related issues.(Deep ecology, sustainable development, People or Penguin: The case for optimal Pollution). Cases on environmental related issues, Business Ethics(Corporate Governance).Critical interface between administrator and society. Prejudices,Attitudinal Change, Social Influence for Ethical Governance, Medical ethics,Financial ethics,Foundational Values in Governance and its applications in various facts like Contracting, Tenders, Management of Workplace diversity, Sexual harassment of Women in Workplace,Choice between upholding law and Ethics, Ethical dilemmas in Governance,Economic Growth versus protection of environment, Privacy versus needs of State, Uniformity versus Diversity, Secrecy versus transparency in Governance, To Obey or not to Obey, Corruption, Deviant Employees and the problems of Wok Culture, Ethics in international Relations and the dilemmas of war as a choice,Work-Life balance, rigours of codes of conduct, Burnout, Prison management, Custodial issues , Duty versus conscience, Personnel ethics versus professional ethics, Personal values versus organisational values, Artificial Intelligence, Cloning, Research Ethics, Genetic Engineering,Privacy ,Abortion, Sexual Morality,LGBT Community,Liberty Limitation. ( Pornography ), Civil Rights Law, Personnel Law,: Ethical Dimensions(Triple Talaq), Economic Justice: the issue of Justice, Charity and Efficiency,Legal Ethics,Animal Rights.Global issues and Globalisation, Intellectual Property,Outsourcing jobs.