In class 11th Humanities stream students will get to study the aspects of human society and culture. 11th Humanities Syllabus includes the study of ancient and modern languages, Literature, Philosophy, History, Archaeology, Anthropology, Human and country’s Geography, Law, Politics, Religion, and Art.

In Humanities Subjects Class 11, there are some main subjects i.e. History, Geography, Political Science, English, Sociology, and Psychology. And many optional subjects like Mathematics, Hindi, Physical Education, Home Science, Entrepreneurship, legal Studies, Fine Arts, and Economics. In this article, you will get to know the detailed information of class 11 Humanities Syllabus and weightage each subject of class 11th Humanities.

 Class 11th Humanities Syllabus 2020-21

Here you will get all the detailed information on the Humanities syllabus Class 11 of both CBSE and ICSE board. The Syllabus for Class 11 Humanities is very vast and in this stream students get many optional subjects also to choose. 

  • This year, both ISC and CBSE have reduced the syllabus for all subjects. But, the syllabus is reduced only for this year i.e., 2020-21 batch. From the next year, the syllabus will be followed the same as the previous one. 
  • Solve Class 11 Humanities Question Papers to understand the difficulty level of the exam and know which type of questions can be asked. 
  • Also, know the marking scheme for each subject. Download the subject-wise 11th Humanities syllabus PDF as well from here.

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CBSE 11th Humanities Syllabus 2020-21

In 11th class Humanities subjects, there are some main subjects i.e. History, Geography, Political Science, English, Sociology, and Psychology. And many optional subjects like Mathematics, Hindi, Physical Education, Home Science, Entrepreneurship, legal Studies, Fine Arts, and Economics.

Here you will get the deleted portion of class 11th Humanities for CBSE board. And the weightage of each subject.

History Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In History subject, you will study what happened in India and across the world in the past. You will get the deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of each section of the History Subject below. The theory exam holds a weightage of 80 marks while for the Project work, students are marked out of 20. This two sum up the final calculations for the exam. Check out the complete CBSE 11 History Syllabus below and know the weightage of each section. 

History Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of the History subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities.

Units Topics Periods Marks
1 Introduction to World History 3
Section A Early Societies 17 8
2 Introduction 2
3 Writing and City Life 15
Section B Empires 37 20
4 Introduction 7
5 An Empire Across Three Continents 15
6 Central Islamic Lands 15
Section C Changing Traditions 36 20
7 Introduction 7
8 Three Orders 14
9 Changing Cultural Traditions 15
Section D Paths to Modernization 52 28
10 Introduction 7
11 The Industrial Revolution 15
12 Displacing Indigenous People 15
13 Paths to Modernization 15
Map Work (Units 1 – 13) 10 4
Project Work 10 20
Total 165 100

CBSE Class 11 History Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 History Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Themes in World History

  • Early Societies (Theme – 1) Complete Chapter
  • Nomadic Empires (Theme – 5) Complete Chapter
  • Confrontation of Cultures (Theme – 8) Complete Chapter

Geography Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In Geography, you will study all information related to all the countries and continents in detail. And so, as to give you the proper idea that what you will be learning, we have provided a deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of each chapter of the Geography subject. In CBSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus, the theory holds 70 marks weightage and the project work hold 30 marks weightage. Students will get marks out of 100.

Geography Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Geography subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Marks
A Fundamentals of Physical Geography 35
1. Geography as a Discipline 30
2. The Earth
3. Landforms
4. Climate
5. Water (Oceans)
6 Life on the Earth
Map and Diagram 5
B India-Physical Environment 35
1 Introduction 30
2 Physiographic
3 Climate, vegetation and soil
Map and Diagram 5
Total 70
C Practical Work in Geography Part I 30
1 Fundamentals of Maps 15
2 Topographic and Weather Maps 10
Practical Record Book and Viva 5

CBSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Book I Fundamentals of Physical Geography

  • Unit II - Chapter 2 – The Origin and Evolution of the Earth
  • Unit III - Chapter 7 – Landforms and their Evolution
  • Unit IV -Chapter 10 – Atmospheric Circulation and Weather Systems
  • Unit V -Chapter 12 – World Climate and Climate Change

Chapter 13 – Water (Oceans)

Book II – India Physical Environment

  • Unit II - Chapter 2 – Structure and Physiography
  • Unit III - Chapter 4 – Climate
  • Unit IV - Chapter 7 – Natural Hazards and Disasters

Practical Geography Part I

  • Chapter 4 – Map Projections
  • Chapter 5 – Topographical Maps

Political Science Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In Political Science, you will study different political situations in India and around the world. You can check the deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of the Political Science syllabus below. In CBSE Class 11 Political Science Syllabus, students get marks out of 100 these 100 marks include 80 marks of theory and 20 marks of project work.

Political Science Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Political Science subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities: -

Units Topics Periods Marks
A Indian Constitution at Work 86 40
1 Constitution 30 13
2 Election and Representation 14 12
3 The legislature 14
4 The Executive 12 12
5 The Judiciary 12
6 Local Governments 4 3
B Political Theory 72
7 Political Theory: Introduction 12 4
8 Liberty 12 15
9 Equality 12
10 Justice 12 15
11 Rights 12
12 Development 12 6
Total 158 80

CBSE Class 11 Political Science Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

Here is the CBSE Class 11 Political Science Deleted Syllabus for session 2020-21 explained below:-

Book I: Indian Constitution at Work

  • Unit 6 Federalism (Completely Deleted)
  • Unit 7 Local Governments These topics are deleted from this unit: Why do we need Local Governments? Growth of Local Government in India.

Book II: Political Theory

  • Unit 13 Citizenship (Completely Deleted)
  • Unit 14 Nationalism (Completely Deleted)
  • Unit 15 Secularism (Completely Deleted)

Sociology Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE)

 In Sociology, you will study about the social instructions and social change in rural and urban society. You can check the deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of the CBSE Class 11 Sociology syllabus below.  Students will get marks out of 100; these 100 marks are divided into 2 parts i.e. 80 marks are allotted for theory and 20 marks are allotted for project work.

Sociology Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Sociology subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities

Units Topics Periods Marks
A Introducing Sociology 70 44
1 Sociology, Society and its relationship with other Social Science disciplines 18 10
2 Terms, concepts and their use in Sociology 16 10
3  Understanding Social Institutions 20 12
4 Culture and Socialization 16 12
B Understanding Society 60 36
5 Social Change and Social order in Rural and Urban Society 20 12
6 Introducing Western Sociologists 20 12
7 Indian Sociologists 20 12
 Total 130 80
 Project work 40 20
 Grand Total 170 100

CBSE Class 11 Sociology Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

Here is the CBSE Class 11 Sociology Deleted Syllabus for session 2020-21 mentioned below:-

Book I - Introducing Sociology

  • Doing Sociology: Research Methods

 Book II - Understanding Society

  • Social Structure, Stratification And Social Processes In Society
  • Environment and Society

Psychology Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In Psychology, you will study human behaviour and the human mind in detail. The students who want to investigate the human mind and human behaviour is the best subject for them. The CBSE Class 11 Psychology Syllabus has 70 marks out of 100 dedicated to the theory exam while 30 marks are allocated to the project submissions in CBSE. 

Psychology Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Psychology subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Periods Marks
I What is Psychology? 16 10
II Methods of Enquiry in Psychology 20 13
III The Bases of Human Behavior 20 11
IV Human Development 16 9
V Sensory, Attentional and Perceptual Processes 14 9
VI Learning 17 10
VII Human Memory 17 8
 Total 120 70

CBSE Class 11 Psychology Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Psychology Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Chapter 5 - Sensory, Attentional & Perceptual Processes

  • Visual Sensation – Pages 87 to 91
  • Auditory Sensation – Pages 91 to 93

Chapter 6 – Learning

  • Concept Learning – Page 120
  • Transfer of Learning – Page 122
  • Learning Styles -page 125
  • Application of Learning Principles – Pages 127, 128

Chapter 7 – Memory

  • Knowledge Representation & Organization in Memory – Page 139 to 142

Chapter 8 – Thinking

  • Complete Chapter

Chapter 9 – Motivation and Emotion

  • Complete Chapter

Experiment Project

  • Removal of 1 experiment out of 2

English Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

English is the core and essential subject for the 11th class for all the streams i.e. Science, Humanities, and Commerce.  Check below the weightage and deleted portion of the CBSE Class 11 English Syllabus. In English 100 marks are divided into 4 sections i.e. 20 marks for Reading Skills, 30 marks for Writing Skills and Grammar, 30 marks for Literature and Long Reading Text, and 20 marks for Assessment of Speaking and Listening Skills.

English Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of English subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Section Topics Marks
A Reading Skills Multiple Choice Questions (1x6 = 6 marks) Objective Type Questions (1x6 = 6 marks) The passage of 550-600 words in length will be used for note-making and summarizing (Note making - 4 marks, Summarizing – 4 marks). The passage of 350-400 words in length will be used to assess comprehension, interpretation and inference. OR 3. An unseen poem of 28-35 lines to assess comprehension, interpretation and inference. 20
B Writing Skills and Grammar One Short Answer Question: Based on notice/ poster/ advertisement. Posters and advertisements should lead to creative rendering, provisions for which should be made in the marking scheme. (4 Marks) Two Long Answer Questions: Letters based on verbal/visual input. – (6x2=12 Marks) Error Correction, editing tasks/cloze passages Re - ordering of sentences, Transformation of sentences 30
C Literature and Long Reading Text Two Objective Type Questions out of three (1x2 =2) Five Short Answer Questions out of six (3 questions should be from Hornbill) (2x5 = 10) One Long Answer Question out of two from Hornbill (to be answered in120-150 words) (6 marks) One Long Answer Questions out of two from Snapshots (to be answered in120-150 words) (6 marks) One Long Answer Question out of two from Hornbill (to be answered in120-150 words) (6 marks) 30
D Assessment of Speaking and Listening Skills Assessment of Listening and Speaking Skills will be for 20 marks. It is recommended that listening and speaking skills should be regularly practiced in class. 20
 Total 100

Economics Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

Economics is an essential subject for both Humanities and Commerce stream. In economics, you will get to know about the economy and business-related information. Below you can check the latest weightage and deleted portion of the syllabus of the economics subject. In CBSE Class 11 Economics Syllabus, the marks are divided into 2 parts i.e. 80 marks for the theory and 20 marks for the project work.

Economics Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Economics subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Periods Marks
Part A Statistics for Economics
Introduction 07 13
Collection, Organization and Presentation of Data. 27
Statistical Tools and Interpretation 41 27
Total 75 40
Part B Introductory Microeconomics
Introduction 4 4
Consumer’s Equilibrium and Demand 32 13
Producer Behavior and Supply 26 13
Forms of Market and Price Determination under perfect competition with simple applications 13 10
Total 75 40
Part C Project Work 15 20

CBSE Class 11 Economics Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

Here is the CBSE Class 11 Economics Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:

 Unit 3: Statistical Tools and Interpretation

  • Measures of Dispersion - (range, quartile deviation, mean deviation, and); (co-efficient of range, co-efficient of quartile-deviation, coefficient of mean deviation).
  • Correlation –Spearman's rank correlation.
  • Index Numbers - index of industrial production.

Mathematics Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In mathematics, the total marks allotted are 100 marks, and these 100 marks are obtained by the students on the basis of the written examination and internal assessment. Below you will find the weightage and deleted portion of the CBSE Class 11 Mathematics Syllabus.

Mathematics Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Mathematics subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Periods Marks
I Sets and Functions 43 23
II Algebra 41 30
III Coordinate Geometry 33 10
IV Calculus 30 07
V Statistics and Probability 21 10
Total 168 80
Internal Assessment 20

CBSE Class 11 Mathematics Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Mathematics Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Unit- I: Sets and Functions

Sets

  • Difference of sets
  • Complement of a set. Properties of Complement

Relations & Functions

  • (up to RXRXR )
  • Sum, Difference, product and quotients of functions

Trigonometric Functions

  • General Solutions of trigonometric equations of the type siny=sina, cosy=cosa and tany= tana.

Unit II: Algebra 

Principle of Mathematical Induction 

  • Delete Full Chapter

Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations

  • Polar representation of complex numbers
  • The square root of a complex number

Linear Inequalities

  • Nil

Permutations and Combinations

  • Derivation of formulae for nPr and nCr

Binomial theorem

  • Delete Full Chapter

Sequence and Series

  • Formulae for the following special sums ∑ 𝑘,∑k 2 ,∑ 𝑘 3

Unit III: Coordinate geometry

Straight Lines

  • Shifting of Origin
  • Equation of family of lines passing through the point of intersection of two lines.

Conic sections

  • A point, a straight line and a pair of intersecting lines as a degenerated case of a conic section.

Introduction to Three-dimensional Geometry

  • Nil

Unit-IV: Calculus

  • Limits and Derivatives
  • Nil

Unit-V: Mathematical Reasoning  

  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Delete Full Chapter

Unit-VI: Statistics and Probability

Statistics

  • Analysis of frequency distributions with equal means but different variances.

Probability

  • Axiomatic (set theoretic) probability, connections with other theories of earlier classes

Unit-VI: Statistics and Probability

  • Statistics
  • Analysis of frequency distributions with equal means but different variances.
  • Probability
  • Axiomatic (set theoretic) probability, connections with other theories of earlier classes

Home Science Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In-Home Science, you will study five areas namely, Foods and Nutrition, Human Development and Family Studies, Fabric and Apparel, Resource Management and Communication, and Extension in class 11. In-Home Science, students have to give a 70 marks theory examination and 30 marks practical examination. Here you can check the weightage and deleted portion of the CBSE Class 11 Home Science Syllabus.

Home Science Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Home Science subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Periods Marks
1 Introduction to Home Science 04 02
2 Understanding Oneself: Adolescence 35 20
3 Understanding Family, Community, and Society 35 15
4 Childhood 24 15
5 Adulthood 28 18
 Total 126 70
 Practical 28 30

CBSE Class 11 Home Science Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Home Science Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Unit 2: Understanding Oneself: Adolescence

  • Effective Communication Skills

Unit 3: Understanding Family, Community, and Society

  • Relationships and interactions with ‘Significant Others’

Unit 4: Childhood

  • Care and Education

Unit 5: Adulthood

  • Perspective in Communication
  • Individual Responsibilities and Rights

Entrepreneurship Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

Entrepreneurship plays an influential role in the economic growth and development of the country. The aim of this subject is to create “job providers rather than job seekers”. In this subject students will study concept and functions of entrepreneurship, how to be a good entrepreneur, they will understand the market, how the market works and what the market demands, etc. In Entrepreneurship, the theory holds 70 marks weightage out of 100, and the project work holds 30 marks weightage out of 100 marks examination. You can check the latest weightage of the CBSE Class 11 Entrepreneurship Syllabus mentioned below.

Entrepreneurship Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Entrepreneurship subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics Periods Marks
1 Entrepreneurship: Concept and Functions 15 15
2 An Entrepreneur 25
3 Entrepreneurial Journey 30 20
4 Entrepreneurship as Innovation and Problem Solving 30
5 Understanding the Market 40 15
6 Business Finance and Arithmetic 30 20
7 Resource Mobilization 30
 Project Work 40 30
 Total 240 100

CBSE Class 11 Entrepreneurship Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Entrepreneurship Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Unit 1

  • Chapter 1 – Entrepreneurship: Concepts and Functions - No Change
  • Chapter 2 – An Entrepreneur - No Change

Unit 2

Chapter 3 – Entrepreneurial Journey

  • Self Assessment of Qualities, Skills, Resources and Dreams = 4 marks

Chapter 4 – Entrepreneurship as Innovation and Problem Solving

  • Risk Taking – Concept and Types = 4 marks.

Unit 3

  • Chapter 5 – Concept of Market - No Change

Unit 4

Chapter 6 – Business Finance and Arithmetic

  • Income Statement = 2 marks
  • Cash Flow Projection = 3 marks

Chapter 7 – Resource Mobilization.

  • Estimating financial resources requirement; Methods of meeting financial requirements; Size and capital – based classification = 8 marks

Fine Arts Revised Class 11th Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

  • In CBSE Class 11 Fine Arts Syllabus, students will get to choose any one course from the following i.e. Painting, Graphics, Sculpture, and Applied Arts – Commercial Arts.
  • In Painting, students will study about Abstraction and stylization, Foreshortening, perspective, eye-level, fixed point of view, Vanishing point, ratio-proportion, sketching, drawing light and shade, still- life, land- scrape, anatomy, vertical, horizontal, two and three dimensional, transparent and opaque Paper (Cartridge, handmade canvas and Hardboard Handmade, etc.), Pencil, watercolour, acrylic colour, transparent.
  • In Graphics, students will study about Linocut, relief printing, etching, lithography, silkscreen printing, etc.
  • In Sculpture, students will study Relief and round sculpture, modelling with clay, terra-cotta, carving in wood, stone, bronze casting, plaster of Paris, and metal welding.
  • In Applied Arts – Commercial Arts, students will study about Book cover design and illustration, cartoon, poster, advertisements, newspaper and magazine, animation and printing processes, photography, computer-graphic, hoarding and T.V, letterpress and offset printing.
  • Fine arts theory exams hold a weightage of 30 marks out of 100 and the practical exam holds 70 marks weightage out of 100 marks. For the theory exam, students will get 2 hours' time to complete it and for the practical exam, students will get 6 hours' time. Here you can check the deleted portion of the Class 11 Arts syllabus and weightage of the Fine Arts subject below.

Fine Arts Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Fine Arts subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Periods Marks
History of Indian Art (Theory Exam)   
1. Pre-Historic rock paintings and art of Indus Valley 24 10
2. Buddhist, Jain and Hindu Art 24 10
3. Temple Sculptures, Bronzes and Artistic aspects of Indo-Islamic architecture 24 10
 Total 72 30
Units Content Periods Marks
Practical Exam
1. Nature and Object Study 50 25
2. Painting Composition 50 25
3. Portfolio Assessment 48 20
Total 148 70

Legal Studies Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

The main objective of Legal studies subject is to provide a background of the evolution of the Indian legal system in a short and concise form. The subject focuses on the applicability of justice, equity, and a good conscience and more importantly the development of the Common Law system in India. It will provide exposure on various systems of law such as Common Law, Civil Law, Hindu Law, Islamic Law, etc. Legal Studies will develop an understanding of the essential features of the Indian Constitution, including the role and importance of Fundamental Rights, Separation of Powers, Structure and Operation of Courts, the concept of precedent in judicial functioning, the process of legislation, basic principles of statutory interpretation, etc. In CBSE Class 11 Legal Studies Syllabus, the theory exam holds a weightage of 80 marks and project work holds a weightage of 20 marks. Check out the latest deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of Legal studies subject below.

Legal Studies Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Legal Studies subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Periods Marks
1. Theory and Nature of Political Institutions 20 15
2. Nature and Sources of Law 20 15
3. Historical Evolution of the Indian Legal System 20 10
4. Judiciary: Constitutional, Civil and Criminal Courts and Processes 20 20
5. Family Justice System 20 20
6. Project 10 20
 Total 110 100

CBSE Class 11 Legal Studies Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

Check out the CBSE Class 11 Legal Studies Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Unit 1 - Theory and Nature of Political Institutions

  • Chapter 1 – Concept of State and Nation Institutions.

Unit 2 – Nature and Sources of Law

  • Chapter 1 – Nature and Meaning of Law

Unit 3 - Historical Evolution of the Indian Legal System

  • Chapter 2 – Administration of Justice in British India.

Unit 4 – Judiciary

  • No deleted portion

Unit 5 – Family Justice System

  • Children
  • Property, Succession, and Inheritance.

Physical Education Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In Physical Education, students will study changing trends & careers in Physical Education, Olympic Value Education, Physical Fitness, Wellness and Lifestyle, Yoga, Physical Activity and Leadership Training, Fundamentals of Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology in Sports, etc. In this subject, students can easily score marks and increase their percentage. In CBSE Class 11 Physical Education Syllabus, the theory holds a weightage of 70 marks and the Practical and Project Work holds a weightage of 30 marks out of 100 marks.

Physical Education Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Physical Education subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Topics
I Changing Trends & Career in Physical Education
II Olympic Value Education
III Physical Fitness, Wellness and Lifestyle
IV Physical Education & Sports for CWSN (Children with Special Needs – Divyang)
V Yoga
VI Physical Activity and Leadership Training
VII Test, Measurement and Evaluation
VIII Fundamentals of Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology in Sports
IX Psychology & Sports
X Training and Doping in Sports

In Physical Education also, there are few deleted portions. Go through the CBSE Class 11 Physical Education Deleted Syllabus and prepare accordingly. * Athletics, Archery, Badminton, Boxing, Chess, Judo, Shooting, Skating, Swimming, Taekwondo, Tennis, Aerobics, Gymnastics, Rope-Skipping, Yoga, Bocce & Unified Basketball [CWSN (Children with Special Needs – Divyang)] **Record File shall include:

  • Practical 1: Labelled diagram of 400 M Track & Field with computations.
  • Practical 2: Computation of BMI from family or neighborhood & graphical representation of the data.
  • Practical 3: Labelled diagram of field & equipment of any one game of your choice out of the above list.
  • Practical 4: List of current National Awardees (Dronacharya Award, Arjuna Award & Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award)
  • Practical 5: Pictorial presentation of any five Asanas for improving concentration.

Hindi Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (CBSE) 2020-21

In Hindi, the theory holds a weightage of 100 marks. These 100 marks are further divided into 4 Sections (Bhagh). Check out the latest deleted portion of the CBSE Class 11 Hindi Syllabus and weightage of the Hindi subject of class 11

Hindi Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (CBSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Hindi subject of CBSE class 11th Humanities

खंड विषय अंक
() अपठित अंश 15
1 अपठित गद्यांश-बोध (गद्यांश पर आधारित बोध प्रयोग, रचनांतरण, शीर्षक आदि पर १0 बहुविकल्पी/अतिलघुत्तरात्मकक प्रश्न 1 अंक (1अंक x 10 प्रश्न) 10
2 अपठित काव्यांश पर आधारित बोध (गद्यांश पर आधारित बोध, प्रयोग, रचनांतरण, शीर्षक आदि पर 5 बहुविकलपी/अति लघुत्तरात्मकक प्रश्न अंक (1 एक x5 प्रश्न) 5
() कार्यालयी हिंदी और रचनात्मक लेखन (अभिव्यक्ति और माध्यम' पुस्तक के आधार पर) 25
3 दी गई स्थिति/घटना के आधार पर रचनात्मक लेखन (विकल्प सहित) (निबंधनात्मक प्रका)(5 अंक x 1 प्रश) 05
4 औपचारिक अनौपचारिक पत्र (निबंधात्मक प्रश्न) (5 अंक । प्रश्न) 05
5 व्यावहारिक लेखन (प्रतिवेदन, प्रेस-विज्ञप्ति, परिपत्र, कार्यसूची/कार्यवृत से संबंधित दो05 लघुउत्तरीय प्रश्न-एक तीन व एक दो अंक का) (विकल्प सहित) (3 अंक x 1 प्रश्न) + (2 अंक x1 प्रश्न) 05
6 शब्दकोश से संबंधित 5 बहुविकल्पी प्रश्न (1 अंक x 5 प्रश्न) 05
7 जनसंचार माध्यम और पत्रकारिता के विविध आयामों पर से संबंधित दो लघुउत्तरीय प्रश्न-एक तीन व एक दो अंक का) (विकल्प सहित) (3 अंक x 1 प्रश्न) + (2 अंक x 1 प्रश्न) 05
() पाठ्यपुस्तक 40
आरोह भाग-1 30
(अ) काव्य भाग 15
8 किसी एक काव्यांश पर अर्थग्रहण से संबंधित तीन प्रश्न 2 अंक x 3 प्रश्न) (विकल्प सहित) 06
9 एक वाक्यांश के सौंदर्यबोध पर दो लघुउत्तरीय प्रश्न (2 अंक x 2 प्रश्न) (विकल्प सहित) 04
10 कविताओं की विषयवस्तु पर आधारित दो लघु उत्तरीय-एक तीन व एक दो अंक का (विकल्प सहित) (3 अंक x 1 प्रश्न) + (2 अंक x 1 प्रश्न) 05
() गद्य भाग
11 गद्यांश पर आधारित अर्थग्रहण से संबंधित तीन प्रश्न (2 अंक x 3 प्रश्न) 06
12 पाठों की विषयवस्तु पर आधारित चार में से तीन बोधात्मक प्रश्न (3 अंक x 3 प्रश्न) 09
(2) वितान भाग-1 10
13 पाठों की विषयवस्तु पर आधारित चार लघुउत्तरीय प्रश्न -दो तीन अंकों के व दो-दो अंकों के प्रश्न विकल्प सहित) (3 अंक x 2 प्रश्न) + (2 अंक x 2 प्रश्न) 10
(घ) (क) श्रवण तथा वाचन-10 20
(ख) परियोजना-10
कुल अंक 100

CBSE Class 11 Hindi Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

CBSE Class 11 Hindi Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

 काव्य खंड

  • सत्यजित राय- अपू के साथ ढाई साल
  • सैयद हैदर रजा- आत्मा का ताप
  • रामनरेश त्रिपाठी- पथिक
  • बालमुकुंद गुप्त- विदाई संभाषण
  • मन्नू भंडारी- रजनी

गद्य खंड

  • त्रिलोचन- चंपा काले काले अच्छर नहीं चीन्हती
  • अक्क महादेवी - 1. हे भूख! मत मचल, II हे मेरे जूही के फूल जैसे ईश्वर
  • अवतार सिंह पाश- सबसे खतरनाक

ICSE 11th Humanities Syllabus 2020-21

In Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE), students study different subjects than CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education). In ICSE students will study the following subjects that are – History, Geography, Political Science, English, Sociology, Psychology (Main Subjects), Economics, Mathematics, Home Science, Fashion Designing, Physical Education, Mass Media and Communication, Hospitality Management, and Legal Studies (Optional Subjects).

Check out the latest Weightage and Deleted Portion of the syllabus of ICSE 11th Humanities Syllabus 2020-2021 mentioned below in detail.

History Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In History, you will study about Indian History and World History. In Indian History, you will study about the Growth of Nationalism, Emergence of Colonial Economy, Social and Religious Movements, etc. In World History, students will study World War – I, the Great Depression, Rise of Communism: Russia (1917 – 1939), Rise of Fascism: Italy (1919 – 1939), etc. In History, the theory exam holds a weightage of 80 marks and Project Work holds a weightage of 20 marks. Check out the latest Deleted Portion of the ICSE Class 11 History Syllabus and Weightage mentioned below.

History Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of History subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 80
Part I (Compulsory short answer questions) 20
Part II (Section A and Section B ) (5 questions of 12 marks. And students should attempt two questions from each section and one from either Section A or Section B). 60
II Paper II (Project work) 20
 Project Work 20
 Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

ICSE Class 11 History Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

ICSE Class 11 History Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Section A

Indian History

The emergence of the Colonial Economy

  • Development of the means of transport and communication.
  • Development of modern industries.

Social and Religious Movements

  • Struggle Against Caste
  • The Women’s Questions

Section B

World History

Impact of the second phase of industrialization in Europe during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

  • Urbanization, growth of working-class: Workers’ movements.
  • Growth of Women’s struggles for rights: Suffragette Movement.

Geography Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In Geography, students will study the following topics i.e. Geography as a Discipline, Principles of Physical Geography, Man – Environment Interaction. In Geography, the theory holds the weightage of 70 marks, and Project work and Practical holds the weightage of 30 marks. Here below you can check the complete ICSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus and weightage below.

Geography Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Geography subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 70
Part I (Compulsory short answer questions from section A & B) (and one question of Map work from Section B) 30
Part II (Students will be required to answer four out of seven questions. Each question in this part shall carry 10 marks). 40
II Paper-II (Practical and Project work) 30
Practical and Project Work 30
Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

ICSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

ICSE Class 11 Geography Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Principles of Physical Geography

Changing Face of the Earth Landforms and Processes of Gradation

  • Vulcan city – materials and processes. Major volcanic forms.
  • Earthquakes
  • Soil

Glacial processes and associated landforms

  • Work of groundwater and associated landforms. Water Conservation.

World Climatic types

  • High latitude/polar climates - (i) Boreal (ii) Tundra (iii) Ice sheet.
  • Highland climates.

Political Science Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In Political Science, students will study Political Theory and Contemporary International Relations. In Political Theory, they will study the following topics that are Sovereignty, Law, Liberty, Equality, Justice, etc. In Contemporary International Relations, you will study the following topics that are Cold War, Unipolar World, Regional Cooperation, etc.

In ICSE Class 11 Political Science Syllabus, the theory holds a weightage of 80 marks and Project work holds the weightage of 20 marks. You can look at the deleted portion of the syllabus and weightage of the Political Science subject below.

Political Science Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Political Science subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 80
Part I (Compulsory short answer questions) 20
Part II (Section A and Section B ) (5 questions of 12 marks. And students should attempt three questions from Section A and two questions from Section B) 60
II Paper II (Project work) 20
 Project Work 20
 Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

ICSE Class 11 Political Science Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

ICSE Class 11 Political Science Syllabus Deleted Portion for session 2020-21 is mentioned below:-

Section A

Political Theory

Political Ideologies

  • Communism and Fascism

Sovereignty

  • A historical analysis and contemporary issues.

Justice

  • Contemporary theories

Sociology Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In Sociology, students will study about the Origin and Development of Sociology and Anthropology, Research Methodology, Social Structure, Social Problems, Indian Sociologists, Basic Concepts of individual and society, Socialization, and Culture. In ICSE Class 11 Sociology Syllabus, the theory holds a weightage of 70 marks and practical work holds a weightage of 30 marks. Students can check the latest weightage and deleted portion of the syllabus of the Sociology subject mentioned below.

Sociology Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Sociology subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 70
Part I (Compulsory short answer questions) 20
Part II (Students will be required to answer five out of eight Questions. Each question in this part shall carry 10 marks). 50
II Paper II (Practical work) 30
 Practical Work 30
 Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

ICSE Class 11 Sociology Syllabus Deleted Portion for 2020-21

Here is the detailed deleted portion of Class 11 Arts Syllabus for ICSE Sociology subject below:-

Origin and Development of Sociology and Anthropology

  • Sociology and other Social Sciences

Psychology Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In Psychology, students will study the Subject Psychology, Methods of Psychology, Attention, and Perception, Emotions and Motivation, Learning, Remembering and Forgetting, and Thinking Problem Solving and Creativity. In ICSE Class 11 Psychology Syllabus, the theory holds a weightage of 70 marks and practical work holds a weightage of 30 marks. Students can check the latest weightage and deleted portion of the syllabus of the Psychology subject mentioned below.

Psychology Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of Psychology subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 70
Part I (Compulsory short answer questions) 20
Part II (Section A and Section B) (Students will be required to answer two out of three questions from Section A and three out of five questions from Section B. Each question in this part shall carry 10 marks). 50
II Paper II (Practical work) 30
 Practical Work 30
 Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

English Revised Class 11 Humanities Syllabus (ICSE) 2020-21

In English, the examination will be directed in two parts i.e. Part – I is English Language and Part II – English Literature. In the English Language, the theory holds a weightage of 80 marks and Project Work holds a weightage of 20 marks. In English Literature, the theory holds a weightage of 80 marks and Project Work holds a weightage of 20 marks. Check out the latest weightage and deleted portion of the ICSE Class 11 English Syllabus mentioned below.

English Class 11 Unit-wise Weightage (ICSE) 2020-21

The table below shows the weightage of English subject of ICSE class 11th Humanities:

English Language  
Units Content Marks
1 A composition on one of a number of subjects. 20
2 a.) Directed writing (article writing, book review, film review, review of cultural programme, speech writing, report writing and personal profile) based on suggested points. (15 marks) b.) Proposal Writing based on a given situation. The proposal should include (i) An Introduction (ii) Objectives (iii) List of measures to be taken. A concluding statement is desirable. (10 marks) 25
3 Short-answer questions to test grammar, structure and usage. 15
4 Comprehension. 20
 Total 80
 Project work 20
 Grand Total 100
English Literature  
Units Content Marks
I Paper I (Theory) 80
Part I (Compulsory answer questions) 20
Part II (Four questions of 15 marks) 60
II Paper II (Project work) 20
 Project Work 20
 Total (Paper I and Paper II) 100

FAQ's

What is the CBSE Class 11th Syllabus for Political Science?

According to the official syllabus published by CBSE the class 11th Political syllabus consists of two parts i.e. Part A - Indian Constitution at work and Part B is Political Theory. In these teo parts there are twelve chapters which are Constitution, Election and Representation, Legislature, Executive, Judiciary, local Governments, Political Theory: An Introduction, Liberty, Equality, Justice, Rights, and Development.


How many Chapters are deleted from Themes of World History?

Three Chapters are deleted from themes of World History that are

·          Early Societies (Theme – 1) Complete Chapter

·         Nomadic Empires (Theme – 5) Complete Chapter

·         Confrontation of Cultures (Theme – 8) Complete Chapter


How many Units are there in ICSE Geography Class 11th Syllabus?

There are eights units in ICSE class 11th geography syllabus which are Geography - its interdisciplinary approach and future prospects, Formation of the Earth, Changing Face of the Earth Land forms and Processes of Gradation, Atmosphere , The Realms of Water , World Climatic types , Biosphere – Life on the Earth, and Natural hazards, their causes and management.

What is the weightage of Part B - India: Physical Environment, section of CBSE Class 11th Geography syllabus?

Part B - India: Physical Environment has a weightage of 35 Marks which comprises three units and Map Work & Diagram.


How to download the Class 11th Humanities Syllabus PDF?

Students can download the Subject wise Class 11th Humanities Syllabus PDF directly by clicking on the links included in the article above.