Secondary School Certificate Examination (IX-X) Elements of Business 2018-19

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CBSE Curriculum for Secondary School Certificate Examination (IX-X) Elements of Business 2018-19

Objective:
(I) ELEMENTS OF BUSINESS (CODE NO. 154) (CBSE)
(2018-19)
The objective of this paper is to provide elementary knowledge of the different aspects of business.
CLASS-IX
Marks: 100                                                                                                                            3 Hours
Theory: 70 Marks           Practical/ Project: 30 Marks
UnitMarks
IFundamentals of Business Activities20
IIOperative Activities in Business20
IIISteps Involved in Establishing Business15
IVFundamental Areas of Business15
Practical / Project30
Total100
CBSE UNIT – I: Fundamentals of Business Activities
(a)  Characteristics of Business Activities
(b)  Business as an Activity – How it is different from
(i)   Profession           (ii) Employment
(c)  Business includes vocation – characteristics of vocational activities
(d)  Business as an economic activity
(i)   Profit orientation
(e)  Factors affecting business
(i)   Economic            (ii) Social            (iii) Political
UNIT – II: Operative Activities in Business
(a)Industries – concept
(b)Commerce – concept
(c)Industries
(i)   Characteristics(ii) Types & Nature(iii) Manufacturing
(iv) Capital Intensive(v) Labour Intensive
(d)Commerce
(i)    Banking(ii) Insurance(iii) Transportation
(iv)  E-Commerce(v) M-Commerce(vi) Trade
(vii) Other Services
UNIT – III: Steps Involved in Establishing Business
(a)  Nature & forms of Business Organization
(b)  Sole Proprietorship
(c)  Partnership
UNIT – IV: Fundamental Areas of Business
(a)  Production
(b)  Finance
(c)  Marketing
(d)  Human Resources
CBSE GUIDELINES FOR PRACTICAL
Project/ chart should be brief and should be of 20-30 pages, preferably handwritten. The project will be evaluated on the following parameters:
·     Prepare a chart / Project on any one topic from syllabus                         (20 Marks)
·     Viva                                                                                                           (10 Marks)
Study Material:
Study Material for Syllabus of Elements of Business (0154) class IX is available on CBSE website.
ELEMENTS OF BUSINESS (154)
CLASS-X (2018-19)
100 Marks                                                                                                                             3 Hours
Theory: 70 Marks           Practical/ Project: 30 Marks
UnitMarks
ICompany10
IISources of Business Finance10
IIICommunication in Business Organisations15
IVSelling and Distribution15
VLarge Scale Retail Trade10
VISelling10
Practical / Project30
Total100
Contents
ICompany
Private and Public company: meaning and Features. Multinational companies: meaning and features
IISources of Business Finance
Sole proprietor, partnership firm: sources Company: Owners funds and borrowed funds
IIICommunication in Business Organisations
Meaning and methods: letter, e-mail, video conferencing, telephonic conversation
IVSelling and Distribution
(a) Concept of purchase and sale
(b) Types – Cash, Credit, Hire Purchase System and Installment Payment System
(c) Documents used in the process of purchase and sale – quotation, invoice, debit note, credit note, accounts sales, delivery note.
VLarge scale Retail Trade
(a) Forms of large scale retail trade – Departmental Store and Multiple shops
(b) Non-store retailing- Mail order business, tele-shopping, automated vending machines, selling through internet.
VISelling
(a) Personal Selling – meaning and importance
(b) Sales promotion – meaning and techniques
(c) Advertising – meaning, importance and media of advertising
GUIDELINES FOR PRACTICAL
Project/ chart should be brief and should be of 20-30 pages, preferably handwritten. The project will be evaluated on the following parameters:
·     Prepare a chart / Project on any one topic from syllabus                         (20 Marks)
·     Viva                                                                                                           (10 Marks)

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