Computer skills – Part I – Revised FYBFM Syllabus 2016

Computer skills – Part I – Revised FYBFM Syllabus 2016

Modules at a Glance

Sr. No.  Modules No. of Lectures


 1  Computer Hardware  10
 2  Windows  10
 3  Internet  10
 4  Word – 2013  15
 5  Excel -2013  15

Computer skills – Part I – Syllabus Overview

Sr. No.  Modules / Units
 1  Computer Hardware
Personal Computers- identification/demonstration of different storage Devices like CD and CD drive, hard disk- HDD, storing and retrieving data from various storage devices, identification of various input and output devices.

Primary memory, RAM and ROM- Processor- CPU, it’s speed- machine cycle, ports, computer buses, Different types of printers.

Introduction to trouble shooting of personal computers.

 2  Windows
 Introduction, features, various versions of windows, My computer, my documents, recycle bin, network neighbourhood, start menu, taskbar, file and folder operation (creating, copying, moving, deleting), system tools, creating shortcuts
 3  Internet
 What is internet, most popular internet services , functions of internet like email,WW, FTP, usenet, Instant messaging, internet telephony, using address book, working with task list, scheduling appointments, reminders, events
 4  Word – 2013
Getting started, The Word window, New documents, Document navigation, Editing text, Working with text, Undo and Redo commands, Cut, copy, and paste, Find and replace Text formatting, Character formatting, Tab settings, Paragraph formatting, Paragraph spacing and indents Tables, Creating tables, Working with table content, Changing the table structure Page layout, Headers and footers, Page setup Graphics, Adding graphics and clip art, Working with graphics

Proofing, printing, and exporting, Spelling and grammar, AutoCorrect, Printing and exporting documents

 5  Excel- 2013
 Fundamentals of Excel, Cut, Copy, Insert, Delete, Paste Special, Custom Formatting , Undo, Redo, Excel Formulas – Basic, Useful functions and Paste Function, Calc, Comments, Drawing toolbar, Edit, Replace, Delete, Clear, Essential Printing, Data Sorting, Hiding, AutoFormats, Protection, Basic Charts, Basic Formatting, If Function

Reference books for subject: Computer skills – Part I

Computer Skills – Part I : ~ 
• Fundamentals of Computers- Rajaram V- Prentice Hall
• Computers Today- Sanders, Donald- Mc Graw Hill
• Computers- Subramaniam N- wheeler
• Computers in Business- Saners D Mc Graw hills
• Woody Leonhard, using Microsoft Office , Pearson
• PCSoftware Made Simple-R.K.Taxali
• Office 2013 complete reference – Stephen L.Nelson
• Quick course in Micro-soft office – Joyce Cox, Polly Orban
• Mastering Office 2013 – GimiCouster
• Rajkamal, Internet and web Technologies, Tata McGraw Hill (2013)


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