Thursday, October 8, 2020

MSWE 002 WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT December 2016 Question Paper



December 2016 Question Paper

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : (i) Answer all the questions. (ii) All questions carry equal marks. (iii) Answers to question no. 1 and 2 should not exceed 600 words each.

1. Identify the position of women in early Indian Society.


What do you understand by the Millennium Development Goals ? Discuss the progress made so far in achieving these goals.

2. Discuss in brief the programmes for the welfare and development of the girl child.


Discuss the main policies for the development of children in India.

3. Answer any two of the following questions in about 300 words each :

(a) Explain the important provisions of CEDAW.

(b) Describe the incidence of violence against women.  

(c) Highlight the problems faced by the street children.

(d) Delineate various strategies involved in effective parenting.

4. Answer any four of the following questions in about 150 words each :

(a) What are the inter-linkages between gender and health issues in India ?

(b) Explain the problems faced by women in Unorganised Sector.

(c) Briefly discuss the issues faced by children of sex workers.

(d) How does peer pressure affect the adolescents ?

(e) "Right to education is important for a child's development". Give reasons.

(f) Comment on the role of social worker in residential care.

5. Write short notes on any five of the following in about 100 words each :

(a) Women and poverty

(b) Mid-Day meal scheme  

(c) Family life cycle

(d) Conflict resolution

(e) Impact of HIV/AIDS on children

(f) Economic and social empowerment of women

(g) School Social Work

(h) Systematic Training for Effective Parenting