Course on Computer Concepts (CCC) Syllabus

Duration of the Course

Theory: 25 hrs + Practical: 50 hrs. + Tutorial: 5 hrs. This course can also be offered as 10 days full time intensive course.

Syllabus Outline

Theory Tutorials Practical
1. Introduction to computer 2 1 4
2. Introduction to GUI Based Operating System 3 - 8
3. Elements of Word Processing 4 2 10
4. Spreadsheets 4 2 10
5. Computer communication and Internet 4 - 5
6. WWW and web browsers 2 - 3
7. Communication and Collaboration 2 - 2
8. Making small presentations 4 - 8
Grand Total 25 5 50

DETAILED SYLLABUS

  • 1. INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER
    • 1.0 Introduction
    • 1.1 Objectives
    • 1.2 What is Computer?
      • 1.2.1 History of Computers
      • 1.2.2 Characteristics Of Computer System
      • 1.2.3 Basic Applications of Computer
    • 1.3 Components of Computer System
      • 1.3.1 Central Processing Unit
      • 1.3.2 Keyboard, mouse and VDU
      • 1.3.3 Other Input devices
      • 1.3.4 Other Output devices
      • 1.3.5 Computer Memory
    • 1.4 Concept of Hardware and Software
      • 1.4.1 Hardware
      • 1.4.2 Software
        • 1.4.2.1 Application Software
        • 1.4.2.2 Systems software
      • 1.4.3 Programming Languages
    • 1.5 Representation of Data/Information
    • 1.6 Concept of Data processing
    • 1.7 Applications of IECT
      • 1.7.1 e-governance
      • 1.7.2 Multimedia and Entertainment
    • 1.8 Summary
    • 1.9 Model Questions and Answers
  • 2. INTRODUCTION TO GUI BASED OPERATING SYSTEM
    • 2.0 Introduction
    • 2.1 Objectives
    • 2.2 Basics of Operating System
      • 2.2.1 Operating system
      • 2.2.2 Basics of popular operating system (LINUX, WINDOWS)
    • 2.3 The User Interface
      • 2.3.1 Task Bar
      • 2.3.2 Icons
      • 2.3.3 Start Menu
      • 2.3.4 Running an Application
    • 2.4 Operating System Simple Setting
      • 2.4.1 Changing System Date And Time
      • 2.4.2 Changing Display Properties
      • 2.4.3 To Add Or Remove A Windows Component
      • 2.4.4 Changing Mouse Properties
      • 2.4.5 Adding and removing Printers
    • 2.5 File and Directory Management
    • 2.6 Types of files
    • 2.7 Summary
    • 2.8 Model Questions and Answers
  • 3. ELEMENTS OF WORD PROCESSING
    • 3.0 Introduction
    • 3.1 Objectives
    • 3.2 Word Processing Basics
      • 3.2.1 Opening Word Processing Package
      • 3.2.2 Menu Bar
      • 3.2.3 Using The Help
      • 3.2.4 Using The Icons Below Menu Bar
    • 3.3 Opening and closing Documents
      • 3.3.1 Opening Documents
      • 3.3.2 Save and Save as
      • 3.3.3 Page Setup
      • 3.3.4 Print Preview
      • 3.3.5 Printing of Documents
    • 3.4 Text Creation and manipulation
      • 3.4.1 Document Creation
      • 3.4.2 Editing Text
      • 3.4.3 Text Selection
      • 3.4.4 Cut, Copy and Paste
      • 3.4.5 Font and Size selection
      • 3.4.6 Alignment of Text
    • 3.5 Formatting the Text
      • 3.5.1 Paragraph Indenting
      • 3.5.2 Bullets and Numbering
      • 3.5.3 Changing case
    • 3.6 Table Manipulation
      • 3.6.1 Draw Table
      • 3.6.2 Changing cell width and height
      • 3.6.3 Alignment of Text in cell
      • 3.6.4 Delete / Insertion of row and column
      • 3.6.5 Border and shading
    • 3.7 Summary
    • 3.8 Model Questions and Answers
  • 4. SPREAD SHEET
    • 4.0 Introduction
    • 4.1 Objectives
    • 4.2 Elements of Electronic Spread Sheet
      • 4.2.1 Opening of Spread Sheet
      • 4.2.2 Addressing of Cells
      • 4.2.3 Printing of Spread Sheet
      • 4.2.4 Saving Workbooks
    • 4.3 Manipulation of Cells
      • 4.3.1 Entering Text, Numbers and Dates
      • 4.3.2 Creating Text, Number and Date Series
      • 4.3.3 Editing Worksheet Data
      • 4.3.4 Inserting and Deleting Rows, Column
      • 4.3.5 Changing Cell Height and Width
    • 4.4 Function and Charts
      • 4.4.1 Using Formulas
      • 4.4.2 Function
      • 4.4.3 Charts
    • 4.5 Summary
    • 4.6 Model Questions and Answers
  • 5. COMPUTER COMMUNICATION AND INTERNET
    • 5.0 Introduction
    • 5.1 Objectives
    • 5.2 Basics of Computer Networks
      • 5.2.1 Local Area Network (LAN)
      • 5.2.2 Wide Area Network (WAN)
    • 5.3 Internet
      • 5.3.1 Concept of Internet
      • 5.3.2 Basics of Internet Architecture
    • 5.4 Services on Internet
      • 5.4.1 World Wide Web and Websites
      • 5.4.2 Communication on Internet
      • 5.4.3 Internet Services
    • 5.5 Preparing Computer for Internet Access
      • 5.5.1 ISPs and examples (Broadband/Dialup/WiFi)
      • 5.5.2 Internet Access Techniques
    • 5.6 Summary
    • 5.7 Model Questions and Answers
  • 6. WWW AND WEB BROWSER
    • 6.0 Introduction
    • 6.1 Objectives
    • 6.2 Web Browsing Software
      • 6.2.1 Popular Web Browsing Software
    • 6.3 Configuring Web Browser
    • 6.4 Search Engines
      • 6.4.1 Popular Search Engines / Search for content
      • 6.4.2 Accessing Web Browser
      • 6.4.3 Using Favorites Folder
      • 6.4.4 Downloading Web Pages
      • 6.4.5 Printing Web Pages
    • 6.5 Summary
    • 6.6 Model Questions and Answers
  • 7. COMMUNICATION AND COLLABORATION
    • 7.0 Introduction
    • 7.1 Objectives
    • 7.2 Basics of E-mail
      • 7.2.1 What is an Electronic Mail
      • 7.2.2 Email Addressing
      • 7.2.3 Configuring Email Client
    • 7.3 Using E-mails
      • 7.3.1 Opening Email Client
      • 7.3.2 Mailbox: Inbox and Outbox
      • 7.3.3 Creating and Sending a new E-mail
      • 7.3.4 Replying to an E-mail message
      • 7.3.5 Forwarding an E-mail message
      • 7.3.6 Sorting and Searching emails
    • 7.4 Advance email features
      • 7.4.1 Sending document by E-mail
      • 7.4.2 Activating Spell checking
      • 7.4.3 Using Address book
      • 7.4.4 Sending Softcopy as attachment
      • 7.4.5 Handling SPAM
    • 7.5 Instant Messaging and Collaboration
      • 7.5.1 Using Smiley
      • 7.5.2 Internet etiquettes
    • 7.6 Summary
    • 7.7 Model Questions and Answers
  • 8. MAKING SMALL PRESENTATIONS
    • 8.0 Introduction
    • 8.1 Objectives
    • 8.2 Basics
      • 8.2.1 Using PowerPoint
      • 8.2.2 Opening A PowerPoint Presentation
      • 8.2.3 Saving A Presentation
    • 8.3 Creation of Presentation
      • 8.3.1 Creating a Presentation Using a Template
      • 8.3.2 Creating a Blank Presentation
      • 8.3.3 Entering and Editing Text
      • 8.3.4 Inserting And Deleting Slides in a Presentation
    • 8.4 Preparation of Slides
      • 8.4.1 Inserting Word Table or An Excel Worksheet
      • 8.4.2 Adding Clip Art Pictures
      • 8.4.3 Inserting Other Objects
      • 8.4.4 Resizing and Scaling an Object
    • 8.5 Providing Aesthetics
      • 8.5.1 Enhancing Text Presentation
      • 8.5.2 Working with Color and Line Style
      • 8.5.3 Adding Movie and Sound
      • 8.5.4 Adding Headers and Footers
    • 8.6 Presentation of Slides
      • 8.6.1 Viewing A Presentation
      • 8.6.2 Choosing a Set Up for Presentation
      • 8.6.3 Printing Slides And Handouts
    • 8.7 Slide Show
      • 8.7.1 Running a Slide Show
      • 8.7.2 Transition and Slide Timings
      • 8.7.3 Automating a Slide Show
    • 8.8 Summary
    • 8.9 Model Questions and Answers