Dibrugarh University B.Com 3rd Semester (CBCS) COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN BUSINESS SYLLABUS




B. Com. (CBCS)
Semester –III
Skill Enhancement Elective
Course SEC 301
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN BUSINESS
(2 Credit)  Lectures: 12, Practical: 28 Hours
Full Marks: 50
(Internal Assessment 10 + 40 End-Term)
 
Objectives: To provide computer skills and knowledge for commerce students and to enhance the student understanding of the usefulness of information technology tools for business operations. 


Unit 1
Word Processing
5 L + 5 P

Introduction to word Processing, Word processing concepts, Use of Templates, Working with word document: Editing text, Find and replace text, Formatting, spell check, Autocorrect, Auto text; Bullets and numbering, Tabs, Paragraph Formatting, Indent, Page Formatting, Header and footer, Tables: Inserting, filling and formatting a table; Inserting Pictures and Video; Mail Merge: including linking with Database; Printing documents. Marks: 10

Creating Business Documents using the above facilities.


Unit 2
Preparing Presentations
5 L + 5 P

Basics of presentations: Slides, Fonts, Drawing, Editing; Inserting: Tables, Images, texts, Symbols, Media; Design; Transition; Animation; and Slideshow. Creating Business Presentations using above facilities. Marks: 10


Unit 3
Spreadsheet and its Business Applications
5 L + 5 P

Spreadsheet concepts, managing worksheets; Formatting, Entering data, Editing, and Printing a worksheet; Handling operators in formula, Project involving multiple spreadsheets, Organizing Charts and graphs.

Generally used Spreadsheet functions: Mathematical, Statistical, Financial, Logical, Date and Time, Lookup and reference, Database, and Text functions. Marks: 10 


Unit 4
Creating Business Spreadsheet
5 L + 5 P

Creating spreadsheet in the area of: Loan and Lease statement; Ratio Analysis; Payroll statements; Capital Budgeting; Depreciation Accounting; Graphical representation of data; Frequency distribution and its statistical parameters; Correlation and Regression Marks: 10


Note:
1. There shall be a practical examination of 40 Marks of 2 hrs duration. 4 sets of question papers will be set for four batches of examinees. The course teacher will evaluate the practical examination. External observer may be deputed by the Controller of Examination.

2. In-semester test will comprise of a Viva -5 marks and Work Book- 5 Marks.

3. Teaching arrangement need to be made in the computer Lab
4. There shall be 4 Practical Lab periods per batch to be taught in computer Lab.

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