CBSE Class 12 Syllabus

Course Structure

Units  Chapters Marks 
Part A  Accounting for Partnership Firms and Companies   
  Unit 1. Accounting for Partnership Firms  35 
  Unit 2. Accounting for Companies  25
    60
Part B Financial Statement Analysis  
  Unit 3. Analysis of Financial Statements 12
  Unit 4. Cash Flow Statement 8
    20
Part C Project Work 20
  OR  
Part B Computerized Accounting  
  Unit 3. Computerized Accounting 20
Part C Practical Work 20

Exam Structure

Unit Title Marks
VI Reproduction 14
VII Genetics and Evolution 18
VIII Biology and Human Welfare 14
IX Biotechnology and its Applications 10 
X Ecology and Environment  14
  Total 70

Exam Structure

Units Topics Marks
Unit V Protein and Gene Manipulation 40
Unit VI Cell Culture and Genetic Manipulation 30
  Practicals 30
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Units    Marks
Part A Principles and Functions of Management  
1 Nature and Significance of Management 16
2 Principles of Management
3 Business Environment
4 Planning 14
5 Organizing
6 Staffing 20
7 Directing
8 Controlling
Part B Business Finance and Marketing  
9 Financial Management 15
10 Financial Markets
11 Marketing Management 15
12 Consumer Protection
Part C Project Work 20 
  Total 100 

Exam Structure

Unit Title Marks
I Solid State 23
II Solutions
III Electrochemistry
IV Chemical Kinetics
V Surface Chemistry
VI Isolation of Elements 19
VII p-Block Elements
VIII d- and f-Block Elements
IX Coordination Compounds
X Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 28
XI Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
XII Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
XIII Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen
XIV Biomolecules
XV Polymers
XVI Chemistry in Everyday Life
  Total 70

Exam Structure

Units   Marks
Part A Introductory Microeconomics 40
  Introduction 4
  Consumer's Equilibrium and Demand 13
  Producer Behaviour and Supply 13
  Forms of Market and Price Determination 10
Part B Introductory Macroeconomics 40
  National Income and Related Aggregates 10
  Money and Banking 6
  Determination of Income and Employment 12
  Government Budget and the Economy 6
  Balance of Payments 6
Part C Project Work 20
  Total 100

Exam Structure

S.No. Unit Marks
I Isometric Projections of Solids 25 
II  Machine Drawing  45
  A. Drawing of Machine parts  
  B. Assembly Drawing and Dis-assembly drawings  
  Practical 30
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Section Area of Learning Marks
A Reading Comprehension 30
B Writing Skills 30
C Literature & Long Reading Text 40 
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Section Unit Marks
A Reading Skills 20
B Writing Skills and Grammar 40
C Literary Texts & Long Reading 40
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Part / Unit Chapter Marks
Fundamentals of Human Geography  35 
Unit 1  Human Geography   
Unit 2 People   
Unit 3 Human Activities   
Unit 4 Transport, Communication and Trade  
Unit 5 Human settlements  
  Map Work 5
B India: People and Economy 35
Unit 6 People  
Unit 7 Human Settlements  
Unit 8 Resources and Development  
Unit 9 Transport, Communication and International Trade  
Unit 10 Geographical Perspective on selected issues and problems  
  Map Work 5
C Practical Work 30
Unit 1 Processing of Data and Thematic Mapping 15
Unit 2 Field study or Spatial Information Technology 10
Unit 3 Practical Record Book and Viva Voce 5

Exam Structure

Units  Topic  Marks 
Units 1 - 4 Themes in Indian History Part - I 25 
Units 5 - 9 Themes in Indian History Part - II 25
Units 10 - 15  Themes in Indian History Part - III 25 
Unit 16 Map Work 05
  Project work 20
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Unit Chapter Marks
I Human Development: Life Span Approach (Part II) 30
II Nutrition for Self, Family and Community
III Money Management and Consumer Education 35
IV Apparel: Designing, Selection and Case
V Community Development and Extension (Part II) 5
VI Career Option after Home Science Education
  Practical 30
  Total 100 

Exam Structure

S. No. Units Marks
1 Judiciary 15 
2 Topics in Law 15 
3 Arbitration, Tribunal Adjudication and Alternate Dispute Resolution 15 
4 Human Rights in India 15 
5 Legal Profession in India 15 
6 Legal Services 15 
7 International Context 10 
  Total  100 

Exam Structure

Unit Topic Marks
I. Relations and Functions 10
II. Algebra 13
III. Calculus 44
IV. Vectors and 3-D Geometry 17
V. Linear Programming 06
VI. Probability 10
  Total 100

Exam Structure

Unit Chapter / Topic Marks
I Electrostatics
15 
 
  Chapter-1: Electric Charges and Fields
  Chapter-2: Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance
II Current Electricity
  Chapter-3: Current Electricity
III Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism
16  
  Chapter-4: Moving Charges and Magnetism
  Chapter-5: Magnetism and Matter
IV Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current
  Chapter-6: Electromagnetic Induction
  Chapter-7: Alternating Current
V Electromagnetic Waves
17  
  Chapter-8: Electromagnetic Waves
VI Optics
  Chapter-9: Ray Optics and Optical Instruments
  Chapter-10: Wave Optics
VII Dual Nature of Matter
10  
  Chapter-11: Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter
VIII Atoms & Nuclei
  Chapter-12: Atoms
  Chapter-13: Nuclei
IX Electronic Devices
12 
  Chapter-14:  Semiconductor  Electronics
X Communication Systems
  Chapter-15: Communication Systems
  Total 70

Exam Structure

Part A: Contemporary World-Politics (50 Marks)

Unit  Topic  Marks 
Cold War Era  14  
The End of bipolarity 
US Hegemony in World Politics  16  
4 Alternative centres of Power
5 Contemporary South Asia
6 International Organizations 10  
7 Security in Contemporary World
8 Environment and Natural Resources 10  
9 Globalisation
  Total 50

Part B: Politics in India since Independence

Unit  Topic  Marks 
10  Challenges of Nation-Building  16  
11  Era of One-Party Dominance 
12  Politics of Planned Development 
13 India's External Relations
14 Challenges to the Congress System 12  
15 Crisis of the Democratic order
16 Rise of Popular Movements 16  
17 Regional Aspirations
18 Recent Developments in Indian Politics
  Total 50

Exam Structure

Unit Topic Marks
I Variations in Psychological Attributes 9
II Self and Personality 10
III Meeting Life Challenges 7
IV Psychological Disorders 10
V Therapeutic Approaches 7
VI Attitude and Social Cognition 8
VII Social Influence and Group Processes 7
VIII Psychology and Life 6
IX Developing Psychological Skills 6
  Total 70

In order to upgrade the skills and proficiency of the young generation and also to provide them awareness to explore about various career options the CBSE has started offering around 40 courses at Senior Secondary level. The skill education envisions imparting the procedural knowledge and skills to the students that will enable students to excel and emerge successful in real situation of both work and life.

Exam Structure

Unit Topic Marks
A. Indian Society 32
Introducing Indian Society (Non-evaluative)
Demographic Structure & Indian Society 6
Social Institutions-Continuity and change
Market as a Social Institution
Pattern of Social Inequality and Exclusion
Challenges of Cultural Diversity
Suggestions for Project Work (Non-evaluative)
B. Change and Development in Indian Society 48 
Structural Change
Cultural Change
10  The Story of Democracy
11  Change and Development in Rural Society
12  Change and Development in Industrial Society
13  Globalization and Social Change
14  Mass Media and Communications
15  Social Movements
  Total 80