CBSE Class-12 Syllabus 2018-19 (Accountancy)

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CBSE Class-12 Syllabus 2018-19 (Accountancy)

Rationale

The course in accountancy is introduced at plus two stage of senior second of school education, as the formal commerce education is provided after ten years of schooling. With the fast changing economic scenario, accounting as a source of financial information has carved out a place for itself at the senior secondary stage. Its syllabus content provide students a firm foundation in basic accounting concepts and methodology and also acquaint them with the changes taking place in the preparation and presentation of financial statements in accordance to the applicable accounting standards and the Companies Act 2013.

The course in accounting put emphasis on developing basic understanding about accounting as an information system. The emphasis in class Xi is placed on basic concepts and process of accounting leading to the preparation of accounts for a sole proprietorship firm. The students are also familiarized with basic calculations of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in recording the business transactions. The increased role of ICT in all walks of life cannot be overemphasized and is becoming an integral part of business operations. The learners of accounting are introduced to Computerized Accounting System at class XI and XII. Computerized Accounting System is a compulsory component which is to be studied by all students of commerce in class XI; whereas in class XII it is offered as an optional subject to Company Accounts and Analysis of Financial Statements. This course is developed to impart skills for designing need based accounting database for maintaining book of accounts. The complete course of Accountancy at the senior secondary stage introduces the learners to the world of business and emphasize on strengthening the fundamentals of the subject.

Objectives:

1. To familiarize students with new and emerging areas in the preparation and presentation of financial statements.
2. To acquaint students with basic accounting concepts and accounting standards.
3. To develop the skills of designing need based accounting database.
4. To appreciate the role of ICT in business operations.
5. To develop an understanding about recording of business transactions and preparation of financialstatements.
6. To enable students with accounting for Not-for-Profit organizations, accounting for Partnership Firms and company accounts.

Accountancy (Code No. 055)

Class-XII (2018-19)

 

One Paper                                                                                                                                                          Theory: 80 Marks

3 Hours

Units

 

Periods

Marks

Part A

Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations, Partnership Firms and

Companies

 

 

 

Unit 1. Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Organizations

25

10

 

Unit 2. Accounting for Partnership Firms

90

35

 

Unit 3. Accounting for Companies

35

15

 

 

150

60

Part B

Financial Statement Analysis

 

 

 

Unit 4. Analysis of Financial Statements

30

12

 

Unit 5. Cash Flow Statement

20

8

 

 

50

20

Part C

Project Work

40

20

 

Project work will include:

 

 

 

Project File

4 Marks

 

 

 

Written Test

12 Marks (One Hour)

 

 

 

Viva Voce

4 Marks

 

 

OR

 

Part B

Computerized Accounting

 

 

 

Unit 4. Computerized Accounting

50

20

Part C

Practical Work

26

20

 

Practical work will include:

 

 

 

Practical File                                                   4 Marks

 

 

 

Practical Examination                                    12 Marks (One Hour)

 

 

 

Viva Voce’                                                       4 Marks

 

 

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