Q. Please provide with some insight into the MCA course?

Answer: Given below is a list of modules you would study in an M.C.A. course.

Information Concepts And Processing: Evolution of information processing, data information language and communication.

Elements of a computer processing system:Hardware - CPU, storage devices and media, VDU, input-output devices, data communication equipment.Software - System software, application software.

Computers And Communication: Single user, multi-user, workstation, client server systems, computer networks, network protocols, LAN, WAN, Internet facilities through the HTML, elements of JAVA.

Information integrity definition: Ensuring integrity & computer security, perverse software, concepts and components of security, Preventive measures and treatment.

Range of computer applications: Scientific, business, educational, industrial, national level weather forecasting, remote sensing, Planning, multilingual applications.

Performance Evaluation: SPEC marks, Transaction Processing Benchmarks.

Introduction to algorithms: Flow charts, tracing flowcharts, problem-solving methods, Need for computer languages.

Introduction to accounting: Principles, concepts & conventions, basic books of accounts of proprietary concern for debtors and creditors etc.

Other modules include
Computer Organization & Architecture
Principles of Computer Design.
Business Functions
Computerized Inventory Control
Data Processing
Probability and Combinatorics
Operating Systems
Memory Management:
Database Management Systems (DBMS)
Computer Communication Networks
Programming Languages
Operating Systems.
Introduction to Computer Networks
Personal Computer Networks
Basic Statistics
Software Life Cycle & Different Models:
Test Planning, test strategy, Test coverage planned.
Software Project Management:
Internet Technologies
Principles of Economics & Management and many other study modules