ICSE Civics Class 7 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of two themes - (i) The Constitution of India, and (ii) Directive Principles of State Policy.

Theme 1: The Constitution of India

  • The Constitution - its meaning.

  • The role of the Constituent Assembly.

  • The Preamble.

  • The nature of State - Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic, Republic.

  • The other objectives of the Constitution: Justice, Equality, Fraternity and Liberty.

Theme 2: Directive Principles of State Policy

  • Welfare state - Features.

  • Directive Principles of State Policy - Meaning.

  • Principles promoting economic equality: general principles, Gandhian principles.

  • Difference between Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles.