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CA Foundation Syllabus – CA CPT Old Scheme Vs CA Foundation New Scheme
|Old Scheme||New Scheme|
|CA CPT||CA Foundation|
|200 Marks||400 Marks|
|Fundamental of Accounting (60 Marks) Objective||Principles and Practices of Accounting (100 Marks) Subjective|
|Mercantile Law (40 Marks) Objective||Mercantile Law (60 Marks = ICA + SOGA + PA = 45 Marks + LLP + Companies Act = 15 Marks) and General English (40 Marks) Subjective|
|General Economics (50 Marks) Objective||Business Economics (60 Marks) and Business and Commercial Knowledge (40 Marks) Objective|
|Quantitative Aptitude (50 Marks) Objective||Business Mathematics (40 Marks), Logical Reasoning (20 Marks) and Business Statistics (40 Marks) Objective|
CA FOUNDATION Subject Wise Syllabus
Paper 1: Principles and Practices of Accounting
Objective: To develop an understanding of the basic concepts and principles of Accounting and acquire the ability to apply the same in preparing financial statements and simple problem-solving.
- Theoretical Framework
- Accounting Process
- Bank Reconciliation Statement
- Concept and Accounting of Depreciation
- Accounting for Special Transactions
- Final Accounts of Sole Proprietors
- Partnership Accounts
- Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Organizations
- Introduction to Company Accounts
PAPER – 2: BUSINESS LAWS AND BUSINESS CORRESPONDENCE AND REPORTING
Objective: To develop an understanding of significant provisions of select business laws and acquire the ability to address basic application-oriented issues.
- . The Indian Contract Act, 1872
- The Sale of Goods Act, 1930:
- The Indian Partnership Act, 1932
- . The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008:
- The Companies Act, 2013
SECTION B: BUSINESS CORRESPONDENCE AND REPORTING
Objective: To acquire and develop good communication skills requisite for business correspondence and reporting.
Part – I: Communication
Part – II: Sentence Types and Word Power Part –
III: Comprehension Passages and Note Making Part –
IV: Developing Writing Skills
PAPER –3: BUSINESS MATHEMATICS, LOGICAL REASONING AND STATISTICS
(a) To develop an understanding of the basic mathematical and statistical tools and their application in Business, Finance and Economics.
(b) To develop logical reasoning skills and apply the same in simple problem-solving.
Part – A. Business Mathematics (40 Marks)
Part – B: Logical Reasoning (20 Marks)
Part – C: Statistics (40 Marks)
PAPER – 4: BUSINESS ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL KNOWLEDGE
PART I : BUSINESS ECONOMICS (60 Marks)
Objective: To develop an understanding of the concepts and theories in Business Economics and apply such concepts and theories in simple problem-solving.
1. Introduction to Business Economics
2. Theory of Demand and Supply
3. Theory of Production and Cost
4. Price Determination in Different Markets
5. Business Cycles
PART – II : BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL KNOWLEDGE (40 MARKS)
Objective: To develop an understanding of common business and commercial concepts and to keep abreast with developments in the business and commercial world.
1. Business and Commercial Knowledge – An Introduction
2. Business Environment
3. Business Organizations
4. Government Policies for Business Growth
5. Organizations Facilitating Business 6. Common Business Terminologies
For a complete syllabus, please go through this PDF
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