Foundations of Education Past Papers Exam Questions

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil

Guess Paper 1: Foundations of Education Fall – 2020 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q1. Define Philosophy of Education. Discuss Nature of Philosophy with relevant examples.

Q2. Furnish a comparative analysis of Idealism, Realism, and Pragmatism with examples.

Q3. How Progressivism differs from Perennialsim? Discuss.

Q4. Discuss the general role of Philosophy in Education in detail.

Q5. Explain concept of Economics of Education. Also discuss benefits of education.

Q6. What is the basis of logical and scientific thinking in education? Give relevant examples keeping in view Education as Science.

Q7. Attempt any two of the following:
• Education for Vocation and Knowledge
• Epistemology of Islam
• Financing of Education

Guess Paper 2: Foundations of Education Spring- 2020 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1 Write short notes on the following:
a) Axiology
b) Philosophy of Education
c) Financial decision-making

Q.2 Elaborate the logical and scientific thinking in basic education.
Q.3 Discuss the general role of Psychology in Education.
Q.4 Describe any two Contemporary Educational Philosophies:
a. Perennialism
b. Progressivism
c. Essentialism

Q.5 “Main values enjoyed by Islam”, Explain.
Q.6 Identify the important features of Islamic Philosophy.
Q.7 What do you know about “Reconstructionism”? Elaborate.
Q.8 Write short note on any Two of the following:
a) Sociology of Education
b) Sources of Knowledge
c) Scientific Research

Guess Paper 3: Foundations of Education Fall – 2019 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q1. Write a detail note on any two of the following:

i. Idealism
ii. Reconstructionism
iii. Maturation

Q2. How academic performance be affected by individual differences?
Q3. Explain Islamic Foundation in light of:
a. Quran
b. Hadith
Q4. In case of socio-economic foundation of education explain politics and education with suitable
examples.
Q5. Education as investment” explains with suitable examples.
Q6. Explain with suitable examples aims, goals and objectives.
Q7. Elaborate formal and non-formal modes of education.
Q8. Write a comprehensive note on “population education in Pakistan”.

Guess Paper 4: Foundations of Education Spring- 2019 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q1. Define Philosophy of Education. Discuss Principles of Philosophy with relevant examples.
Q2. Present comparative analysis of Naturalism and Pragmatism with examples.
Q3. How Existentialism differs from Perennialsim? Discuss.
Q4. Discuss the general role of Philosophy in Education in detail.
Q5. Explain concept of Economics of Education. Also discuss benefits of education.
Q6. What is the basis of logical and scientific thinking in education? Give relevant examples keeping in view Education as Science.
Q7. Attempt any two of the following:
i. Education and its philosophy
ii. Epistemology of Islam
iii. Financing of Education

Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil