Please provide with some insight into the MCA course?
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.
Computerized Inventory Control
Probability and Combinatorics
Database Management Systems (DBMS)
Computer Communication Networks
Introduction to Computer Networks
Personal Computer Networks
PERT and CPM
Software Life Cycle & Different Models:
Test Planning, test strategy, Test coverage planned.
Software Project Management:
Principles of Economics & Management and many other study modules