Download Jamb Syllabus For All Subjects[Jamb 2020]

amb syllabusJamb syllabus for jamb 2020 has been released by the examination body, candidates preparing for jamb 2020 can henceforth access the tool.

Jamb Syllabus for all subjects is a must have document for all candidates planning to sit for jamb 2020.

WHY YOU SHOULD GO THROUGH JAMB SYLLABUS

Jamb syllabus is such an important tool for every candidates, here are some reasons why the tool is held in such esteem

and why it’s worth going through as you prepare for jamb 2020.

1. Jamb Syllabus makes preparation whole lot easier. Rather than reading all topics in a subject, a candidate only needs to channel their preparation to only topics featured on the syllabus

Cool right?

2. Jambs syllabus also contains list of recommended textbooks that candidate can use to prepare for the exam.

Therefore, candidates are strongly advised to go through the syllabus as it would help them to know which topics to read in a subject and this would greatly help in their preparation for jamb 2020

It would also enable you to channel your effort to prepare just topics that are in jamb curriculum

I believe that if you don’t before, you now have seen the need for getting jamb syllabus and why getting it is worth the effort.

What is more, jamb syllabus can be gotten for free.

HOW TO USE JAMB SYLLABUS

Merely understanding the use of a tool is one thing, knowing how to use it is another.

In the same vain, you’ll agree with me that jamb syllabus is an essential tool

Nevertheless it’s even of greater benefit for a candidate to know how to use this tool

How should jamb syllabus be used?

Well, that is exactly what I’m gonna tell you now.

Jamb syllabus for every topic begins with a general objective of what jamb requires from Candidates.Jamb syllabus

This section is is immediately following “detail syllabus” which is presented in two columns

FIRST COLUMN|TOPICS/CONTENTSyllabus content

As you may have guessed, this is the scope of the exam, it is a listing of all topics and sub-topics that the exam would cover.

As you prepare for jamb 2020, ensure you fully understand the topics listed in the syllabus.

How can you ensure this?

the content of the second column labelled objectives would help in this regard

SECOND COLUMN|OBJECTIVES

As you study the topics, use the provided objectives to evaluate yourself. Make sure you are able to achieve the objectives.

JAMB SYLLABUS RECOMMEND TEXTBOOKS

Another feature of jamb syllabus is the recommended textbooks for each subjects

Jamb Recommended textbooks is a list of all textbooks that jamb recommends candidates to use in their preparation for jamb 2020

A subject typically has 5-15 entries of different jamb recommended

textbooks, this would allow jamb candidates to make their pick from the recommended textbooks list

In a case where a particular textbook is not available,

candidates can purchase other available ones from the list provided for a subject.

How do you get jamb syllabus for jamb 2020?

There are basically two ways to get jamb syllabus:

First: Upon completion of jamb registration, candidates will be given a CD containing jamb syllabus and jamb brochure.

Here a rather easier approach however Just in the next few paragraphs,

I have prepared a well formatted version of jamb syllabus 2020
As well a PDF downloadable version

Use the drop-down box below to see the jamb syllabus of other subjects by clicking on the subject.

Cant find the subject you are looking for? Check the list below.

JAMB SYLLABUS FOR USE OF ENGLISH

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Use of
English is to guide the candidates in their preparation for the Board’s examination. It is
designed to evaluate the candidates’ ability to:
(i) communicate effectively in both written and spoken English; and
(ii) use the English Language for learning at the tertiary level

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNT

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Principles of
Accounts is to prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their
achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
1. Stimulate and sustain their interest in Principles of Accounts;
2. Use the basic knowledge of and practical skills in Accounting;
3. Apply the knowledge and interpretation of accounting information to decision making;
4. Determine the relevance of accounting information to business and governments;
5. Use information and communication technology for present and future challenges.
6. Use current accounting principles in financial reporting.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR COMMERCE

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Commerce is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their understanding of
the course objectives, which are to:
(1) acquire the basic knowledge of Commerce;
(2) examine the relationship between Commerce and other related fields;
(3) apply the principles of Commerce in the Nigerian economy and
(4) appreciate dynamic and positive changes in commercial activities.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR ECONOMICS

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Economics is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the
course objectives, which are to:
1. demonstrate sufficient knowledge and understanding of the basic concepts, tools and their
general applications to economic analysis;
2. identify and explain the basic structures, operations and roles of the various economic units
and institutions (national and international);
3. describe major economic activities – production, distribution and consumption;
4. identify and appraise the basic and current economic problems of society;
5. develop the competence to proffer solutions to economic problems identified.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR FRENCH

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in French is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test candidates’ general
ability to:
1. assess written comprehension in French;
2. apply the principles governing the structure and use of written French;
3. identify how French sounds work in speech production;
4. examine the culture of Francophone West Africa and France in relation (where possible) to
home country.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR GEOGRAPHY

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Geography is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the
course objectives, which are to:
1. handle and interpret topographical maps, photographs, statistical data and diagrams and basic
field survey;
2. demonstrate knowledge of man’s physical and human environment and how man lives and
earns a living on earth surface with special reference to Nigeria and Africa;
3. show understanding of the interrelationship between man and his environment;
4. apply geographical concepts, skills and principles to solving problems;
5. understand field work techniques and the study of a local area in the field.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR GOVERNMENT

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Government is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their knowledge in
Government, with a view to determining their suitability for placement in institutions of higher
learning in Nigeria.
These objectives are to:
i. appreciate the meaning of government;
ii. analyse the framework and specify the institutions of government;
iii. appreciate the basic principles of democratic governance and their application in
Nigeria;
iv. explain the concept of citizenship and define the duties and obligations of a citizen;
v. appreciate the process of political development in Nigeria;
vi. evaluate the political development and problems of governance in Nigeria;
vii. understand the determinants and dynamics of foreign policy as it relates to Nigeria;
viii. assess the role of Nigeria as a member of the international community and the
workings of international organizations.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR HAUSA

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Hausa is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the
course objectives, which are to enable the candidates to:
1. acquire the ability to read and write competently in the Hausa language;
2. know the basic features of Hausa grammar;
3. have the basic knowledge of oral and written Hausa literature;
4. have the ability to appreciate the culture, customs and institutions of the Hausa people;
5. have the ability to translate competently from English to Hausa.
The syllabus covers the following areas:
1. Harshe (Language)
2. Al’adu (culture)
3. Adabi (Literature) – oral and written literature.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR HISTORY

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in History is to prepare
the candidates for the Board’s examinations. It is designed to test their achievement of the course
objectives, which are to:
1. impart knowledge of Nigerian history from earliest times to the present;
2. identify the similarities and relationships among the peoples of Nigeria as they relate to the
issues of national unity and integration;
3. appreciate Nigerian history as the basis to understand West African and African history;
4. apply history to understand Nigerian and Africa’s relationship with the wider world;
5. analyse issues of modernization and development;
6. relate the past to the present and plan for the future.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR HOME ECONOMICS

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Home Economics
is to prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test the candidate
achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
1. acquire knowledge on the concepts and principles of Home Economics education;
2. apply the principles of foods and nutrition to planning, selection and preparation of meals
and the adoption of food hygiene and safety;
3. equip students with knowledge and skills in clothing and textiles;
4. apply the principles of Home Management in housing and family living.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR IGBO

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Igbo is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their
achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
1) communicate effectively in Igbo;
2) analyse issues in the language;
3) interpret and explain figurative and idiomatic expressions in Igbo;
4) apply Igbo literature to their daily life experiences and to demonstrate Igbo
cultural values.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR LITERATURE IN ENGLISH

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Literature in
English is to prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their
achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
• stimulate and sustain their interest in Literature in English;
• create an awareness of the general principles of Literature and functions of language;
• appreciate literary works of all genres and across all cultures;
• apply the knowledge of Literature in English to the analysis of social, political and
economic events in the society.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR MATHEMATICS

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Mathematics is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test the achievement of the
course objectives which are to:
(1) acquire computational and manipulative skills;
(2) develop precise, logical and formal reasoning skills;
(3) develop deductive skills in interpretation of graphs, diagrams and data;
(4) apply mathematical concepts to resolve issues in daily living.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR MUSIC

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Music is to prepare the candidates
for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
1. appreciate and discuss music fairly and critically;
2. identify, through written/aural analysis, the features of the music of different periods of Western and
African music theory history, peoples, its forms and the media;
3. appreciate the influence of socio-cultural and technological factors on the lives and music of musicians.
4. attain a sound musical basis for further learning at the tertiary level.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR YORUBA

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Yorùbá is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement
of the course objectives, which are to:
1. stimulate and sustain their interest in Yorùbá language, literature and culture;
2. acquire basic knowledge and skill in Yorùbá language, literature and material and
non-material aspects of culture.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR PHYSICS

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Physics is
to prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their
achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
(1) sustain their interest in physics;
(2) develop attitude relevant to physics that encourage accuracy, precision and
objectivity;
(3) interpret physical phenomena, laws, definitions, concepts and other theories;
(4) demonstrate the ability to solve correctly physics problems using relevant theories
and concepts.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR AGRICULTURE

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination syllabus in Agriculture is to prepare the
candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the course objectives,
which are to:
1. stimulate and sustain their interest in Agriculture;
2. acquire basic knowledge and practical skills in Agriculture;
3. acquire the knowledge of interpretation and the use of data;
4. stimulate their ability to make deductions using the acquired knowledge in Agriculture

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR ART

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Art is to prepare the
candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the course objectives,
which are to:
1. exhibit knowledge of the fundamental elements, principles and terminologies of art;
2. show knowledge of historical dimensions of art with emphasis on Nigerian arts and crafts;
3. demonstrate knowledge of artistic techniques, processes, the use of materials and maintenance
of tools and equipment;
4. display aesthetic awareness of the environment, meaning and functions of art in society.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR BIOLOGY

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Biology is to prepare
the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the course
objectives, which are to:
1. demonstrate sufficient knowledge of the concepts of the diversity, interdependence and unity of
life;
2. account for continuity of life through reorganization, inheritance and evolution;
3. apply biological principles and concepts to everyday life, especially to matters affecting living
things, individual, society, the environment, community health and the economy.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR CHEMISTRY

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Chemistry is to
prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test their achievement of the
course objectives, which are to:
(i) understand the basic principles and concepts in chemistry;
(ii) interpret scientific data relating to chemistry;
(iii) deduce the relationships between chemistry and other sciences;
(iv) apply the knowledge of chemistry to industry and everyday life.

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JAMB SYLLABUS FOR ARABIC

The aim of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Arabic is to
prepare candidates for admission into tertiary institutions through the Board’s examination. It is
designed to test their achievement of the course objectives, which are to:
1. answer comprehension questions correctly in standard Arabic;
2. translate simple texts from English to Arabic and vice versa;
3. apply the rules of Arabic grammar functionally;
4. appreciate Arabic literary texts within the contexts of their environment and eras;
5. use Arabic as a living world language in communication where necessary.

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