CBSE Class 12 Syllabus

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Accountancy Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of two parts: (A) Accounting for Partnership Firms and Companies (B) Financial Statement Analysis or Computerized Accounting.

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Applied Mathematics Class 12 Syllabus

There are eight units - (i) Numbers, Quantification and Numerical Applications, (ii) Algebra, (iii) Inferential Statistics, (iv) Index Numbers and Time-based data, (v) Calculus, (vi) Financial Mathematics, (vii) Linear Programming, and (viii) Probability.

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Biology Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of five units: (vi) Reproduction (vii) Genetics and Evolution (viii) Biology and Human Welfare (ix) Biotechnology and its Applications (x) Ecology and Environment. Theory paper is of 3 hours and 70 marks.

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Biotechnology Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of two units: (v) Protein and Gene Manipulation (vi) Cell Culture and Genetic Manipulation. Theory paper is of 70 marks and 3 hours.

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Business Studies Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of two parts: (A) Principles and Functions of Management (B) Business Finance and Marketing. In total, there are 12 units. Theory paper is of 80 marks and 3 hours duration.

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Chemistry Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of ten units: (i) Solutions (ii) Electrochemistry (iii) Chemical Kinetics (iv) d- and f- Block Elements (v) Coordination Compounds (vi) Haloalkanes and Haloarenes (vii) Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers (viii) Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids (ix) Amines (x) Biomolecules.

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Computer Science Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus is divided into three units: (i) Computational Thinking and Programming - 2 (ii) Computer Networks (iii) Database Management.

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Economics Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of 8 units divided into two parts - (A) Introductory Macroeconomics, and (B) Indian Economic Development. Theory paper is of 80 marks and 3 hours duration.

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Engineering Graphics Class 12 Syllabus

Theory paper is of 3 hours and 70 marks. The syllabus consists of two units: (I) Isometric Projections of Solids (II) Machine Drawing.

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English Core Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of three section - (A) Reading Skills (B) Creative Writing Skills (C) Literature.

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English Elective Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of four sections

Section A: Reading

This section will have two unseen passages and a poem.

1. 12 Multiple Choice Questions / Objective Type Questions out of 15 from a literary or discursive passage of about 950-1000 words. (1 x 12 =12 Marks)

2. 4 out of 5 multiple choice questions / Objective Type Questions to test interpretation and appreciation of a poem of about 10-12 lines. (1 x 4 = 4 Marks)

3. 4 out of 5 multiple choice questions / Objective Type Questions from a case-based factual passage (with visual input- statistical data, chart etc.) of 100-120 words to test interpretation. (1 x 4 = 4 Marks)

Section B: Grammar

4. 8 multiple choice questions / Objective Type Questions out of 10 involving transformation of sentences. (1 x 8 = 8 Marks)

Section C: Writing

5. Three Long Writing Task out of Four to be answered in 120-150 words each: A discursive and interpretative writing (5 x 3 = 15 Marks)

6. One Long Writing Task out of two to be answered in 120-150 words: An essay on an argumentative/discursive topic such as an article/report/speech. Contemporary topics/issues to be a part of Article, Report and Speech Writing. (5 x 1 = 5 Marks)

Section D: Literature

This section will have variety of assessment items including Multiple Choice Questions, Objective Type Questions, Short Answer Type Questions and Long Answer Type Questions to assess comprehension, analysis, interpretation and extrapolation beyond the text.

7. Reference to the Context

i. One Prose extract out of two to assess literary appreciation and analysis (6 x 1 = 6 Marks)

ii. One Poetry extract out of two to assess literary appreciation and analysis (6 x 1 = 6 Marks)

8. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 30-40 words to assess understanding analysis and critical appreciation. Questions should elicit inferential responses through critical thinking. (2 x 1 = 2 Marks)

9. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 40-50 words to assess understanding analysis and critical appreciation. Questions should elicit inferential responses through critical thinking and drawing inferences in poetry and prose. (3 x 1 = 3 Marks)

10. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words each to assess deeper understanding, interpretation, appreciation and drawing inferences. Questions to elicit creative responses and assess ability to form opinions. (5 x 1 = 5 Marks)

Fiction

11. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 30-40 words to test understanding and appreciation and seek comments, interpretation, evaluation and appreciation of characters, events, episodes and interpersonal relationships. (2 x 1 = 2 Marks)

12. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 40-50 words to test understanding and appreciation and seek comments, interpretation, evaluation and appreciation of characters, events, episodes and interpersonal relationships. (3 x 1 = 3 Marks)

13. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words to test deeper (in depth) understanding, interpretation, appreciation and drawing global inferences of the given text with reference to characters /events/ incidents and episodes, leading to creative rendering, forming and defending opinions. (5 x 1 = 5 Marks)

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Entrepreneurship Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus is divided into 6 units. Total marks for theory paper is 70. The units are (i) Entrepreneurial Opportunities (ii) Entrepreneurial Planning (iii) Enterprise Marketing (iv) Enterprise Growth Strategies (v) Business Arithmetic (vi) Resource Mobilization.

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Geography Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of nine units divided into two parts: (A) Fundamentals of Human Geography (B) India: People and Economy. The theory paper is of 70 marks and 3 hours duration.

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History Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of 12 units divided into three parts. Theory paper is of 80 marks and 3 hours duration.

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Home Science Class 12 Syllabus

In class XII, the emphasis is on "Work and careers" through the life span. Within the curriculum the significance and scope of each domain (Foods and Nutrition, Human Development and Family Studies, Fabric and Apparel, Resource Management and Communication and Extension), the multiple thrust areas emerging within them have been emphasized.

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Informatics Practices Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of four units: (i) Data Handling using Pandas and Data Visualization (ii) Database Query using SQL (iii) Introduction to Computer Networks (iv) Societal Impacts. Theory paper is of 70 marks.

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Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India Class 12 Syllabus

The theory paper is of 70 marks. There are five questions divided into three sections - (i) Reading Skills (ii) Analytical Skills (iii) Thinking Skills.

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Legal Studies Class 12 Syllabus

Theory paper is of 80 marks and 3 hours duration. There are seven units in the syllabus - (i) Judiciary (ii) Topics of Law (iii) Arbitration, Tribunal Adjudication and Alternate Dispute Resolution (iv) Human Rights in India (v) Legal Profession in India (vi) Legal Services (vii) International Context.

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Mathematics Class 12 Syllabus

There are six units - (i) Relations and Functions (ii) Algebra (iii) Calculus (iv) Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry (v) Linear Programming (vi) Probability. Theory paper is of 80 marks.

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Physics Class 12 Syllabus

The duration of the exam is 3 hours and maximum marks are 70. The syllabus consists of 14 chapters.

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Political Science Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of 14 units divided into two parts: (A) Contemporary World Politics, and (B) Politics in India Since Independence. The theory paper is of 80 marks and three hours duration.

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Psychology Class 12 Syllabus

The syllabus consists of seven units. The duration of the exam is 3 Hours and Maximum Marks are 70.

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Skill Subjects Class 12 Syllabus

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.

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Sociology Class 12 Syllabus

The duration of the paper is 3 hours and maximum marks are 80. The syllabus consists of 11 units divided into two parts: (A) Indian Society (B) Social Change and Development in India.

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