This course is a planned sequence of instructions consisting of Units meant for developing employability and vocational competencies of students of Class XI opting for vocational subject along with general education subjects. Part B Has six units - Introduction to Typography; Keyboard Operations; Computer Hardware; Windows Operating System; Introduction to Office; and MS Word.

Part B: Vocational Skills

Part-I: Typography

Unit-1: Introduction to Typography

  • The Typewriter
  • Origin & Development of Typewriter
  • Importance of Typewriter / Computer
  • Categories of Typewriters
  • Computers
  • Laptops

Unit-2: Keyboard Operations

  • Keyboard
  • Sitting Posture
  • Methods of Keyboard Operation
  • Learning Home Row
  • Learning Upper Row
  • Learning Bottom Row
  • Learning Number Row
  • Learning Special Signs and Symbols

Part-II: Computer Applications

Unit-3: Computer Hardware

  • Storage Devices
  • Input Devices
  • Output Devices
  • Ports

Unit-4: Windows Operating System

  • Logging On
  • Switching between Accounts
  • Features of the Windows System
  • Opening & Closing Application
  • Manipulating Windows
  • Using Computer Folder
  • Control Panel
  • Locating Files and Folders
  • Creating a folder
  • Deleting a file or folder
  • Renaming a file or folder

Unit-5: Introduction to Office

  • Introduction to Word
  • Introduction to Excel
  • Introduction to Power Point
  • Introduction to Outlook
  • Working with the Office Assistant
  • Office Short Cut Bar
  • The Web Toolbar

Unit-6: MS Word

  • Processing with Word
  • Formatting with word
  • Line & Paragraph Spacing
  • Paragraph spacing
  • Rulers Bar
  • Working with shapes and styles
  • Printing
  • Hyperlink
  • Clip Art
  • Using template
  • Working with text boxes
  • To move a text box
  • To Move shapes, using promote or demote commands
  • To Change colour scheme
  • Managing Documents and customizing word
  • Mail Merge