Course on Computer Concepts (CCC) Syllabus

National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT)- Syllabus of CCC [Revision 3 - Implemented w.e.f. 01st June, 2019]

Objective:

The course is designed to equip a person to use computers for professional as well as day to day use. It provides theoretical background as well as in depth knowledge of Software/ packages. After completing the course the incumbent will be digitally literate and will be able to:

  • Acquire confidence in using computers in Office and General Life;
  • Will be able to identify the basic components of computers and terminology;
  • Understand file management;
  • Create documents using word processor, spreadsheet & presentation software;
  • Understand computer networks, and browse the internet, content search, email and collaborate with peers;
  • Use e-Governance applications; and use computer to improve existing skills and learn new skills
  • Understanding Social Networking platform
  • Using internet for Digital Financial services
  • Develop knowledge about Futureskills

The module on financial literacy will enable the individuals to understand the various financial services and be aware of the various schemes of Government.

80 Hours - (Theory: 32 hrs + Practical: 48 hrs )
This course can also be offered as 10 days full time intensive course.

Eligibility:

No minimum qualification is required for applying and appearing for the examination in Course on Computer Concepts [CCC].

Job Role

Computer Operator, Data Entry Operator and Social Media Operator

Duration of the Course

Syllabus Outline

Theory Lab
1. Introduction to computer 3 3
2. Introduction to Operating System 3 4
3. WORD PROCESSING 4 8
4. Spreadsheets 4 8
5. Presentation 4 8
6. INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET AND WWW 3 4
7. E-mail, Social Networking and eGovernance Services 3 6
8. DIGITAL FINANCIAL TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS 4 4
9. Overview of Futureskills & Cyber Security 4 3
Grand Total 32 48

DETAILED SYLLABUS

  • 1. INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER
    • 1.0 Introduction
    • 1.1 Objectives
    • 1.2 Computer and Latest IT gadgets
      • 1.2.1 Evolution of Computers & its applications
      • 1.2.2 IT gadgets and their applications
    • 1.3 Basics of Hardware and Software
      • 1.3.1 Hardware
        • 1.3.1.1 Central Processing Unit
        • 1.3.1.2 Input devices
        • 1.3.1.3 Output devices
        • 1.3.1.4 Computer Memory & storage
      • 1.3.2 Software
        • 1.3.2.1 Application Software
        • 1.3.2.2 Systems Software
        • 1.3.2.3 Utility Software
        • 1.3.2.4 Open source and Proprietary Software
        • 1.3.2.5 Mobile Apps
    • 1.4 Summary
    • 1.5 Model Questions and Answers
  • 2. INTRODUCTION TO OPERATING SYSTEM
    • 2.0 Introduction
    • 2.1 Objectives
    • 2.2 Operating System
      • 2.2.1 Basics of Operating system
      • 2.2.2 Operating Systems for Desktop and Laptop
      • 2.2.3 Operating Systems for Mobile Phone and Tablets
    • 2.3 User Interface for Desktop and Laptop
      • 2.3.1 Task Bar
      • 2.3.2 Icons & shortcuts
      • 2.3.3 Running an Application
    • 2.4 Operating System Simple Setting
      • 2.4.1 Using Mouse and Changing its Properties
      • 2.4.2 Changing System Date and Time
      • 2.4.3 Changing Display Properties
      • 2.4.4 To Add or Remove Program and Features
      • 2.4.5 Adding, Removing & Sharing Printers
    • 2.5 File and Folder Management
    • 2.6 Types of file Extensions
    • 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 Title Bar, Menu Bar, Toolbars & Sidebar
      • 3.2.3 Creating a New Document
    • 3.3 Opening and closing Documents
      • 3.3.1 Opening Documents
      • 3.3.2 Save and Save as
      • 3.3.3 Closing Document
      • 3.3.4 Using The Help
      • 3.3.5 Page Setup
      • 3.3.6 Print Preview
      • 3.3.7 Printing of Documents
      • PDF file and Saving a Document as PDF file
    • 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
      • 3.4.7 Undo & Redo
      • 3.4.8 AutoCorrect, Spelling & Grammar
      • 3.4.9 Find and Replace
    • 3.5 Formatting the Text
      • 3.5.1 Paragraph Indenting
      • 3.5.2 Bullets and Numbering
      • 3.5.3 Changing case
      • 3.5.4 Header & Footer
    • 3.6 Table Manipulation
      • 3.6.1 Insert & 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 Mail Merge
    • 3.8 Shortcut Keys
    • 3.9 Summary
    • 3.10 Model Questions and Answers
  • 4. SPREAD SHEET
    • 4.0 Introduction
    • 4.1 Objectives
    • 4.2 Elements of Spread Sheet
      • 4.2.1 Creating of Spread Sheet
      • 4.2.2 Concept of Cell Address [Row and Column] and selecting a Cell
      • 4.2.3 Entering Data [text, number, date] in Cells
      • 4.2.4 Page Setup
      • 4.2.5 Printing of Sheet
      • 4.2.6 Saving Spreadsheet
      • 4.2.7 Opening and Closing
    • 4.3 Manipulation of Cells & Sheet
      • 4.3.1 Modifying / Editing Cell Content
      • 4.3.2 Formatting Cell (Font, Alignment, Style )
      • 4.3.3 Cut, Copy, Paste & Paste Special
      • 4.3.4 Changing Cell Height and Width
      • 4.3.5 Inserting and Deleting Rows, Column
      • 4.3.6 AutoFill
      • 4.3.7 Sorting & Filtering
      • 4.3.8 Freezing panes
    • 4.4 Formulas, Functions and Charts
      • 4.4.1 Using Formulas for Numbers (Addition,Subtraction, Multiplication & Division)
      • 4.4.2 AutoSum
      • 4.4.3 Functions (Sum, Count, MAX, MIN, AVERAGE)
      • 4.4.4 Charts (Bar, Pie, Line)
    • 4.5 Summary
    • 4.6 Model Questions and Answers
  • 5. PRESENTATIONS
    • 5.0 Introduction
    • 5.1 Objectives
    • 5.2 Creation of Presentation
      • 5.2.1 Creating a Presentation Using a Template
      • 5.2.2 Creating a Blank Presentation
      • 5.2.3 Inserting & Editing Text on Slides
      • 5.2.4 Inserting and Deleting Slides in a Presentation
      • 5.2.5 Saving a Presentation
    • 5.2.5 Saving a Presentation
      • 5.3.1 Inserting Table
      • 5.3.2 Adding ClipArt Pictures
      • 5.3.3 Inserting Other Objects
      • 5.3.4 Resizing and Scaling an Object
      • 5.3.5 Creating & using Master Slide
    • 5.4 Presentation of Slides
      • 5.4.1 Choosing a Set Up for Presentation
      • 5.4.2 Running a Slide Show
      • 5.4.3 Transition and Slide Timings
      • 5.4.4 Automating a Slide Show
    • 5.5 Providing Aesthetics to Slides & Printing
      • 5.5.1 Enhancing Text Presentation
      • 5.5.2 Working with Color and Line Style
      • 5.5.3 Adding Movie and Sound
      • 5.5.4 Adding Headers, Footers and Notes
      • 5.5.5 Printing Slides and Handouts
    • 5.6 Summary
    • 5.7 Model Questions and Answers
  • 6. INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET AND WWW
    • 6.0 Introduction
    • 6.1 Objectives
    • 6.2 Basic of Computer Networks
      • 6.2.1 Local Area Network (LAN)
      • 6.2.2 Wide Area Network (WAN)
      • 6.2.3 Network Topology
    • 6.3 Internet
      • 6.3.1 Concept of Internet & WWW
      • 6.3.2 Applications of Internet
      • 6.3.3 Website Address and URL
      • 6.3.4 Introduction to IP Address
      • 6.3.5 ISP and Role of ISP
      • 6.3.6 Internet Protocol
      • 6.3.7 Modes of Connecting Internet (Hotspot, WiFi, LAN Cable, Broadband, USB Tethering)
      • 6.3.8 Identifying and uses of IP/MAC/IMEI of various devices
    • 6.4 Popular Web Browsers (Internet Explorer/Edge,Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera etc.)
    • 6.5 Exploring the Internet
      • 6.5.1 Surfing the web
      • 6.5.2 Popular Search Engines
      • 6.5.3 Searching on Internet
      • 6.5.4 Downloading Web Pages
      • 6.5.5 Printing Web Pages
    • 6.6 Summary
    • 6.7 Model Questions and Answers
  • 7. E-mail, Social Networking and eGovernance Services
    • 7.0 Introduction
    • 7.1 Objectives
    • 7.2 Structure of E-mail
    • 7.3 Using E-mails
      • 7.3.1 Opening Email account
      • 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 Searching emails
      • 7.3.7 Attaching files with email
      • 7.3.8 Email Signature
    • 7.4 Social Networking & e-Commerce
      • 7.4.1 Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram
      • 7.4.2 Instant Messaging (WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Telegram)
      • 7.4.3 Introduction to Blogs
      • 7.4.4 Basics of E-commerce
      • 7.4.5 Netiquettes
    • 7.5 Overview of e-Governance Services like Railway Reservation, Passport, eHospital [ORS]
    • 7.6 Accessing e-Governance Services on Mobile Using 'UMANG APP'
    • 7.7 Digital Locker
    • 7.8 Summary
    • 7.9 Model Questions and Answers
  • 8. DIGITAL FINANCIAL TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS
    • 8.0 Introduction
    • 8.1 Objectives
    • 8.2 Digital Financial Tools
      • 8.2.1. Understanding OTP [One Time Password] and QR [Quick Response] Code
      • 8.2.2 UPI [Unified Payment Interface]
      • 8.2.3 AEPS [Aadhaar Enabled Payment System]
      • 8.2.4 USSD[Unstructured Supplementary Service Data]
      • 8.2.5 Card [Credit / Debit]
      • 8.2.6 eWallet
      • 8.2.7 PoS [Point of Sale]
    • 8.3 Internet Banking
      • 8.3.1 National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT)
      • 8.3.2 Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS)
      • 8.3.3 Immediate Payment Service (IMPS)
    • 8.4 Online Bill Payment
    • 8.5 Summary
    • 8.6 Model Questions and Answers
  • 9. Overview of Futureskills & Cyber Security
    • 9.0 Introduction to Futureskills
    • 8.2 Digital Financial Tools
      • 9.1.1 Internet of Things (IoT)
      • 9.1.2 Big Data Analytics
      • 9.1.3 Cloud Computing
      • 9.1.4 Virtual Reality
      • 9.1.5 Artificial Intelligence
      • 9.1.6 Social & Mobile
      • 9.1.7 Blockchain Technology
      • 9.1.8 3D Printing/ Additive Manufacturing
      • 9.1.9 Robotics Process Automation
    • 9.2 Cyber Security
      • 9.2.1 Need of Cyber Security
      • 9.2.2 Securing PC
      • 9.2.3 Securing Smart Phone
    • 9.3 Summary
    • 9.4 Model Questions and Answers