Madhya Pradesh Board Business Studies Syllabus for Class 11


Madhya Pradesh Board Syllabus for Class 11 Business Studies

Business Studies syllabus for class XI of 2008-09 session

Time: 3 hours
Maximum Marks: 100

 

 

Unit

Title

Contents

Marks

Periods

Unit-1

Business : Nature and Purpose

Business - Concept and characteristics; Business, profession and employment- distinctive features; Economic and Social objectives of Business; Business Risks - nature and causes; Role of profits in Business.

10

16

Unit-2

Social Responsibilities of Business and Business Ethics.

Social Responsibility - Concept, Responsibility towards different interested groups - owners, investors, employees, consumers, government, Community and public in general; Business and Environmental Protection; Business Ethics- Concept and Elements.

6

10

Unit-3

Structure of Business

Classification of Business activities-industry and commerce; Types - primary, secondary and tertiary; Trade - Types; E-commerce: meaning, utility, resources required for successful e-commerce implementation; security and safety of business transactions; Outsourcing of Services : nature, need and types, financial services, advertising, courier services, Customer-Support Services.

7

12

Unit-4

Service Sector and Business

Banking, Finance and Insurance; Nature and types of Financial Services; Types of Banks, Functions of Commercial Banks; ATM, Tele-Banking, E - Banking; Insurance - principles, types-life, general, fire, marine and health insurance. Communication - Postal and Telecom; Recent trends in modes of Communication; meaning and uses of fax, internet and e-mail; Warehousing-types and functions

8

13

Unit-5

Forms and Formation of Business Enterprises

Sole Trade, Joint Hindu Family Business, Partnership - formation, deed- main clauses, registration, Co-operative Societies; Company - public and private

- meaning, features, merits and limitation; Choice of form of business enterprises; Factors to be considered for starting a business; importance of small business enterprises.

12

18

Unit-6

Sectoral Organization of Business

Private and Public Sector-meaning and importance; Forms of Organizing public sector enterprises- departmental, corporation and government company; Changing role of Public Sector in Modern Age, Joint Sector and Global Enterprises, Multinational Companies - meaning and benefits.

7

12

Unit-7

Formation of a Company

Stages in formation of a company - promotion, incorporation and commencement of Business; Articles, Memorandum of Association and Prospectus.

8

13

Unit-8

Sources of Business Finance

Finance - meaning, nature and significance, Short, medium and long term business finance and their use; Sources of finance - owners funds and borrowed funds; meaning and characteristics of shares (preference and equity), Debentures (secured, unsecured, convertible and non-convertible) Retained profits, Public Deposits, Trade credit, Discounting of bill, Global Depository Receipt and American Depository Receipt; Institutional Financing - objectives and types; special financial assistance available to industries in rural, backward and hilly area.

14

21

Unit-9

Internal Trade

Meaning and Types; Wholesale-functions and services; Retail- meaning, features, merits, limitations and type - Itinerants and Fixed Shops, Departmental Stores, Multiple / Chain Shops, Mail Order Business; Franchise, Consumers Co-operative Store, Super Bazar, Malls, Automatic Vending Machine; Role of Chamber of Commerce and Industry in promotion of internal trade.

10

16

Unit-10

External Trade

Foreign Trade - Nature, Scope, complexities and importance, entering into International trade (basic) Export Promotion, Export - Import Procedure and Documents. International Trade Institutions - W T O, World Bank, IMF

8

13

Unit-11

Office Management and Information Technology

Office - meaning, importance and departments; Filing and Indexing - meaning and importance, use of Telegram, STD, FAX and Computer.

10

16

 

Revision

 

 

20

 

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