ISC Syllabus for year 2019, 2018, 2017 is given below. Students of Class XII can use this syllabus for their annual examination preparation.

Board: Indian School Certificate
Class: XII
Subject: Political Science

ISC Political Science Syllabus


  1. To enable students to gain an understanding of basic concepts in Political Science.
  2. To facilitate acquisition of knowledge and understanding of the practices of governance.
  3. To develop logical reasoning, research and application skills.
  4. To create awareness of rights and duties and to sensitise students towards social concerns.
  5. To expose students to divergent views and encourage them to develop their own world view.

There will be two papers in the subject – 

  • Paper I: Theory 3 hours —— 80 marks
  • Paper II: Project Work ——–20 marks

Paper I (Theory) – 80 Marks

  • Part I (20 marks) will consist of compulsory short answer questions, testing knowledge, application and skills relating to elementary/ fundamental aspects of the entire syllabus
  • Part II (60 marks) will be divided into two sections A & B. Candidates will be required to answer three questions out of five from Section A and two questions out of three from Section B. Each question in this part shall carry 12 marks

Political Science Syllabus for ISC Class 12th is given below.

 Exam Year ISC Syllabus
 2019 Click Here
 2018 Click Here
 2017 Click Here