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CS Foundation Syllabus
CS Foundation Examination is conducted in June and December every year. CS Foundation Dec Exam will be conducted on Updated CS Foundation Syllabus is available here to download for better preparation of exam.
CS Foundation Exam Pattern Exam Pattern:
- There will be four papers consisting of 50 questions each
- For each correct answer, candidate will be awarded 2 marks
- Maximum marks to be scored in each paper are 100.
- The papers are as follows – (1) Business Environment and Entrepreneurship, (2) Business Management, Ethics and Communication, (3) Business Economics, (4) Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing.
PAPER 1: Business Environment And Law
Main motive of Foundation Syllabus Of CS of Paper I is to give orientation about different forms of organizations, functions in organizations, business strategies and environment, along with an exposure to elements of business laws.
PART A: Business Environment (40 Marks)
Topics covered in CS Foundation Exam Syllabus are as follows:
Scales of Business
|Forms of Business Organization|
Emerging Trends in Business
PART B: Business Laws (60 Marks)
Topics covered in CS Foundation Syllabus are as follows:
|Introduction to Law|
Elements of Law relating to Partnership and LLP
Elements of Law relating to Sale of Goods
Elements of Information Technology Act
|Elements of Company Law|
Elements of Law relating to Contract
Elements of Law relating to Negotiable Instruments
Role of CS- Duties and Responsibilities, Areas of Practice
PAPER 2: Business Management, Ethics & Entrepreneurship
To acquaint with the basic principles of management, ethics, communication techniques and entrepreneurship, Syllabus Detail Of CS Foundation is well provided here in tabular form.
PART A: BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (40 Marks)
Topics covered in CS Foundation Syllabus PDF are as follows:
Human Resource Management
Direction and Co-ordination
Recent Trends in Management
PART B: BUSINESS ETHICS (10 MARKS)
PART C: BUSINESS COMMUNICATION (25 MARKS)
Topics covered in ICSI CS Foundation Syllabus are as follows:
|Essentials of Good English|
PART D: ENTREPRENEURSHIP (25 MARKS)
Growth and Challenges of Entrepreneurial Ventures
Government Initiatives for Business Development
|Entrepreneurship-Creativity and Innovation|
PAPER 3: Business Economics
To familiarize the basic concepts and theories of economics, elementary statistics and mathematics, CS Foundation New Syllabus is available here.
PART A: ECONOMICS (80 MARKS)
|The Fundamentals of EconomicsTheory of Consumer BehaviourAnalysis of MarketsBasic Elements of Money and Banking||Basic Elements of Demand and SupplyTheory of Production and CostsIndian Economy- An Overview|
PART B: ELEMENTARY STATISTICS (20 MARKS)
- Descriptive Statistics
- Mathematics of Finance and Elementary Probability
PAPER 4: Fundamentals Of Accounting And Auditing
The main objective of this section is to familiarize and develop an understanding of the basic aspects of accounting, auditing concepts and their principles as per the ICSI Foundation Course Syllabus 2018.
PART A: FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCOUNTING (70 MARKS)
Bank Reconciliation Statement
Preparation of Final Accounts for Sole Proprietors
Introduction to Company Accounts
Computerized accounting environment
Accounting for Non-Profit Organizations
PART B: FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDITING (30 MARKS)
- Audits and Auditor’s Reports
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