2024/2025 JAMB Home Economics Syllabus & Recommended Textbooks

Preparing for the 2024/2025 JAMB Home Economics Exam? We’ve got you covered! In this post, we provide the complete JAMB Home Economics Syllabus and recommended textbooks to help you study effectively for the upcoming CBT examination.

2024/2025 JAMB Home Economics Syllabus:

The JAMB Home Economics exam aims to assess your understanding of fundamental and complex aspects of Home Economics. To excel, candidates should have a broad knowledge of the topics outlined in the 2024/2025 JAMB Home Economics Syllabus. Here’s a quick overview:

  1. Home Economics
  2. Areas/Careers in Home Economics
  3. Interrelationship of Home Economics with other subjects
  4. Principles of Home Management
  5. Resources
  6. Family Living
  7. Marriage/Sex Education
  8. Pregnancy and childbirth
  9. Housing the family
  10. Home surfaces
  11. Sanitation in the Home
  12. Consumer Education
  13. Foods and Nutrition
  14. Meal planning
  15. Cookers and cooking
  16. Flours and uses
  17. Basic Mixtures
  18. Scientific methods in Foods and Nutrition
  19. The Kitchen
  20. Safety and hygiene
  21. Food Storage and Preservation
  22. Home Gardening
  23. Fibres and Fabrics
  24. Sewing equipment and garment construction
  25. Laundry and care of clothes

To master these topics, it’s crucial to refer to the recommended textbooks for the 2024 JAMB Home Economics Exam. These books extensively cover the syllabus and ensure thorough preparation. Here are the recommended textbooks:

  1. Anfani-Joe, M.E. and Ogunjide, L.O. (1993) – Home Management for Senior Secondary School 1–3, Ibadan: University Press Plc.
  2. Anyakoha, E.U. and Eluwa, M. (1990) – Home Management for Schools and Colleges, Onitsha: Africana FIRST Publishers.
  3. Anyakoha, E.U (2006) – Home Economics for Junior Secondary Schools Books 1–3, Onitsha Africana FIRST Publishers.
  4. Neil, A and Hesmondhalgh, Z. (1985) – A Complete Revision Course for O’Level and GCE, Revised Home Economics, Charles Co. Ltd.
  5. Ogunjide, L.O., Egbuchulam, B., Eyisi, O., Anfani-Joe, M.E and Olusanya, J.O. (1993) – Clothing and Textiles for Senior Secondary Schools 1–3, Ibadan: University Press Plc.
  6. Olusanya, J.O., Eyis, O., Anfani-Joe, M.E., Ogunjide, L.O., and Egbuchulam, B. (1990) – Foods and Nutrition for Secondary Schools Books 1–3, Ibadan: University Press Plc.
  7. Olusanya, J. O., Olojala, S. O., Bala, F and Eyisi, O. (2000) – Exam Focus, Food and Nutrition for WASSCE and SSCE, Ibadan: Univers.


Q: How can I download the JAMB Home Economics Syllabus PDF?

Q: Where can I purchase the recommended textbooks? A: These textbooks are available in major bookstores and online platforms.


Success in the 2024/2025 JAMB Home Economics Exam begins with thorough preparation. Utilize the provided syllabus and recommended textbooks to enhance your understanding and boost your chances of excelling in the examination

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