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Vanmala Ramesh
A passionate teacher, politics enthusiast, love reading and enjoy doing research projects on social issues.

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Ma'am you are an inspiration and thank you for sharing your knowledge with us. Ma'am i have graduated with sociology honors and pursuing masters now.i want to know that what are the books i should follow for optional..should i go in detail of everything..anticipating your positive reaction.thanking you once again for your kindl gesture
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
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Mam no doubt that u r doing a great job by helping upsc aspirants like me. ...I watched this course now and i found it very useful. Mam I want to take my first attempt in 2021 bt i have been preparing for it since last 5 year because i want to clear it In my first attempt at any cost and i don't want to leave any stone unturned.as to become an IAS is not only my dream bt it's my passion to.... .....I have prepared my plan bt i have little bit confusion in choosing my optionals.....As I m from commerce background bt I would like to keep my optional any arts subject most probably sociology only. .....Mam this is my humble 2 u is that please help me in choosing the best optional so that i can come out with flying colours. ....Mam ur suggestions r needed. ....
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Suraj see you have the attitude and the spirit to do it and no one can stop you. Sociology is a very nice and interesting subject if you like it please go ahead, any help please ask me.
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Thanks Mam for ur suggestions....I was eagerly waiting for ur comment...Mam i was having the doubt about my optionals only. ...so i needed ur help in choosing my optionals. ...but now after some more analysis i will decide finally bt i think it will be sociology only because this is the subject which will help me to become a good administrator......Once again Mam thank you for your inspiring words.....now i m more determined to achieve my goals. ....
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Mam as i m thinking to prepare for this exam on my own,,i want to ask u whether i have taken the right decision or not? ?Secondly, i want to know which r the important topics for sociology optional and how to present the answers in order to get the highest marks in sociology....
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Yes Suraj, if you like the subject you can do it. You should know all your topics, first make sure you know your NCERT well, make notes on each topic and go through sample papers. Write and send a sample answer on any topic I will guide you.
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Ok Mam. ...I will prepare the notes bt Mam how to send it 2 u...one query about whether to take any coaching or not? ?Please guide me in this also. ....do u take classes in Delhi for sociology??
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Suraj taking coaching is up to you , but I always say nothing like self study. I am always there to help you if have any doubt in English, pol science and sociology. Right now I am based in Bangalore.
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Yes Mam i also believe in self study and the efforts of educator like u and roman sir by teaching in india's largest online learning platform of unacademy helps and inspire many aspirants like me by learning and covering all the syllabus of exam....bt Mam if any doubt arises in understanding anything be it in GS papers or which material we should consult and what r the main topics we should focus more etc....then from where i can clear those doubts....For that only i thought to take coaching for 1 year so That all the doubts of mine is cleared......So Mam this idea of coaching came in my mind. .....So i was little bit confused about that......
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Mam pol science u r telling fr optionals??Mam i need some help in my essay writing though i have started practising some essays for practice bt I need ur guidance in that also. ....
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Suraj I wanted to tell you that I can clear your doubts in Pol sc, English, History, Sociology if you have any. Pol sc is also very interesting, subjects are your choice. Send a sample essay will correct it for you.
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Ok Mam.....how to send essay 2 u??
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
I think on the site there is a green button where you send a snapshot to me.
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Mail it to Vanamala64@gmail.com
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Thank you Mam....I'll surely do that....
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Mam I send an essay on ur given mail id.....Please evaluate it and guide me where to improve....
Suraj jha
2 years ago
Mam ur mail id vanamala64@gmail.com is showing as invalid.....can u give me any other id by which I can send u my essays for evaluation.....
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Sakshee mishra
a year ago
hello mam I also a new aspirant for civil services . I have been dreaming for achieving this goal from standard 8 onwards .I am doing graduation in English hons. part 2 and I have choosen sociology for upsc mains . Actually mam I am unable in taking tution so I have started preparing myself .
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Sakshee mishra
a year ago
i have studied some topics from ncert on YouTube I am not getting the book too of class 11 sociology here.
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Sakshee mishra
a year ago
so my question is how I can prepare the best for my exams
hello mam. would u please provide me the notes of sociology which will useful for NET. my id is ajazhussain78672@gmail.com. i will b very thankful to u.
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Please send me the syllabus to vanamala64@gmail.com
Tsering Angmo
a year ago
Hi did you get the notes??
Hlo Mam ..can u please provide path i m new to these subject...which books I hav to follow please tell ..my id ashishsharda94@gmail.com
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Watch my course strategy ans preparation for Sociology optional where I have discussed everything.
heloo mam . plz tell the strategy to practice answer writing for sociology . my email id is mannsaini0820@gmail.com
Vanmala Ramesh
2 years ago
Watch my course strategy and preparation for Sociology optional where I have discussed everything and even the course on module 1 where i have discussed answer writing.
Maninder kaur
2 years ago
thanku mam
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  2. ABOUT MYSELF GRADUATED FROM BANGALORE UNIVERSITY IN 1987 WIDE TEACHING EXPERIENCE WITH UPSC AND CBSE STUDENTS UNDERTAKE RESEARCH PROJECTS MY HOBBIES ARE MUSIC, READING, WORKING FOR SOCIAL CAUSES TEACHING IS A PASSION AND ADDS MEANING TO MY LIFE . .


  3. COURSE DESCRIPTION Course of 10 lessons. Brief introduction to the subject Sociology. Highlight the material and intelleckual Beckelogakexts bhot gave bu Developments that gave birth to Sociol It's relation with other Social Sciences, Study the terms, Concepts as they act Like tools to studu Societu,


  4. TOPICS COVERED IN THE COURSE Sociology as a Discipline. 2. Main tasks of Sociology, 3. Relation with other Social Sciences, with other Social Sciences. 4. Importance of concepts and Social groups. 5. Tupes of Groups. 6. Social stratification 7. Caste . CLass. 9. Terms associated with Class


  5. OBJECTIVES TO HELP STUDENTS APPEARING FOR UPSC AND CLASS 12 EXAMS. TO EXPLAIN THE SUBJECT SOCIOLOGY FROM BASICS, AS IT WILL HELP A PERSON TO UNDERSTAND THE SUBJECT THESE TOPICS ARE SOMETHING WE DEAL IN OUR DAY TO DAY LIFE, AND ARE CONSTANTLY INTERACTING WITH IT, BUT THE IDEAS ARE VAGUE I HAVE JUST GIVEN A SMALL PUSH BY EXPLAINING THE TOPICS. TRIED TO KEEP THE LANGUAGE VERY SIMPLE KEEPING IN CONSIDERATION WITH PEOPLE COMING FROM VARIOUS BACKGROUNDS TO GIVE UPSC EXAMS. Government of India Union Public Service Commission


  6. TARGET AUDIENCE UPSC STUDENTS. CLASS 12 SOCIOLOGY STUDENTS CBSE. NG0's WORKING FOR SOCIAL CAUSES. PEOPLE DOING RESEARCH ON SOCIAL WORK. GENERAL AUDIENCE AS TO GAIN KNOWLEDGE THERE IS NO AGE BAR. IT IS A SUBJECT THAT WILL THROW LIGHT ON THE SOCIETY AND YOU WILL START APPRECIATING THE SOCIETY BETTER.


  7. GURU MANTRA Acquire knowledge with an open mind, learn to appreciate everything around us, and stop blaming the society, because it is we who make up the Society. A change in us will bring a change in the Society. Vanamala Ramesh,


  8. RATE REVIEW COMMENT POST YOUR QUESTIONS FOLLOW ME ON https://unacademy.com/user/ vanamala