Updated On : May 20, 2023
The Central Board of Secondary Education has prescribed the syllabus for class 12 commerce stream on the official website. As per the recent announcement, the syllabus has been reduced by the CBSE for the academic year 2021.
Therefore, it is important to be aware of the revised syllabus to score better in the exam. This post takes you through complete details regarding CBSE Class 12 Commerce Syllabus 2021.
Due to the non-functioning of schools, the CBSE board has reduced nearly 30% of the syllabus this year for all subjects. Note that the revised syllabus is only for the academic session 2021. From next year, the exam conducting authority may replace the old syllabus or they may retain the current one.
Check out the detailed revised CBSE 12th Commerce Syllabus PDF below and know the topics to be studied for the upcoming board exams.
Download Revised CBSE Class 12 Commerce Syllabus PDF
The new course structure for the Accountancy subject provides 80 marks weightage for theory and 20 marks for the project. In the theoretical portion, every unit carries a different weightage as given below in the following table.
Check out the detailed CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Syllabus and its weight below.
|Part A Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations, Partnership Firms and Companies||Total - 60|
|Unit 1. Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Organizations||10|
|Unit 2. Accounting for Partnership Firms||30|
|Unit 3. Accounting for Companies||20|
|Part B Financial Statement Analysis||Total - 20|
|Unit 4. Analysis of Financial Statements||12|
|Unit 5. Cash Flow Statement||8|
|Part B Computerized Accounting||Total - 20|
|Unit 4. Computerized Accounting||20|
|Part C: Project Work||20|
The theory exam holds a weightage of 80 marks while the project work holds a weightage of 20 marks. Go through the detailed CBSE Class 12 Business Studies Syllabus below. Also, the marks distribution for different units is tabulated below:
|Part A Principles and Functions of Management||Total - 50|
|1. Nature and Significance of Management||
|2. Principles of Management|
|3. Business Environment|
|Part B Business Finance and Marketing||Total - 30|
|9. Financial Management||
|10. Financial Markets|
|11. Marketing Management||
|12. Consumer Protection|
|Project Work (One)||20|
Economics is given a weightage of 80 marks for theory and 20 marks for project work. Here is the brief CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus tabulated. Marks Allocation for different units done by CBSE is as follows:
|Part A Introductory Macroeconomics||Total - 40|
|National Income and Related Aggregates||10|
|Money and Banking||6|
|Determination of Income and Employment||12|
|Government Budget and the Economy||6|
|Balance of Payments||6|
|Part B Indian Economic Development||Total - 40|
|Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991||12|
|Current Challenges facing Indian Economy||22|
|Development Experience of India – A Comparison with Neighbours||06|
|Part C: Project Work||20|
This subject carries 80 marks for the theory paper and 20 marks for the listening and speaking skills exam. Marks are allocated according to various sections that examine English Language as well as Literature skills as mentioned in the table below:
|Reading Comprehension||Conceptual understanding, decoding, Analyzing, inferring, interpreting, appreciating, literary, conventions and vocabulary, summarizing and using appropriate format/s||20|
|Creative writing skills and Grammar||Conceptual Understanding, application of rules, Analysis, Reasoning, appropriacy of and tone, using appropriate format and fluency, inference, analysis, evaluation and creativity||16|
|Literature Textbooks and Supplementary Reading Text||Recalling, reasoning, appreciating literary convention, inference, analysis, creativity with fluency||44|
|Assessment of Listening and Speaking Skills||-||20|
Mathematics is one such subject among the 12th Commerce Subjects which is very important. Most of you find Maths difficult, however, if prepared well it is definitely easy to score marks.
The mathematics exam is divided into 80 marks for theoretical paper and 20 marks for internal assessment. In Mathematics, marks are not allocated chapter/unit-wise. Instead, marks are allotted to the respective topics as given in the table below:
|Unit-1: Relations and Functions||08|
|Unit-4: Vectors and Three - Dimensional Geometry||14|
|Unit-5: Linear Programming||05|
In this subject, 30 marks are allocated for practicals and theoretical paper is given a weightage of 70 marks. Unit-wise marks distribution of Informatics Practices is given in the table below:
|Unit-1: Data Handling - 2||30|
|Unit-2: Basic Software Engineering||15|
|Unit-3: Data Management - 2||15|
|Unit-4: Society, Law and Ethics - 2||10|
In Computer Science, 30 marks are allocated for practicals and theoretical paper is given a weightage of 70 marks. Unit-wise marks distribution is given in the table below:
|Unit-1: Programming and Computational Thinking-2||30|
|Unit-2: Computer Networks||15|
|Unit-3: Data Management-2||15|
|Unit-4: Society, Law and Ethics-2||10|
Legal Studies is given a weightage of 80 marks for theory and 20 marks for project work. Unit-wise mark allocation of the subject is given in the following table:
|Unit-1: Theory and Nature of Political Institutions||15|
|Unit-2:Nature and sources of law||15|
|Unit-3: Historical Evolution of Indian Legal System||10|
|Unit-4: Judiciary: Constitutional, Civil and Criminal Courts and Process||20|
|Unit-5: Family Justice System||20|
|Project on unit 2||20|
This year, the board has deleted a few topics from each subject due to the ongoing crisis across the country. Here is the deleted syllabus for CBSE Class 12 Commerce subjects for the academic year 2020-21. Download the syllabus PDF to know which topics are not included in this year's syllabus.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is the CBSE Class 12 Commerce Syllabus 2021 released?
Is there any change in the CBSE Class 12 Commerce Syllabus PDF?
How to download the CBSE Class 12 Commerce Syllabus PDF?
Which topics are deleted from CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Syllabus?
What are the topics deleted from CBSE Class 12 Mathematics Syllabus?