Children today are offered a plethora of choices in everything including education. When it comes to academics, there are multiple options like CBSE, State Board, ICSE, IB, IGCSE, etc. Thanks to its incredible syllabus, one of the most popular curriculum standards in India is the CBSE system, which enhances the learning process for students. CBSE is a recognized, standard educational board of India that has a well-structured syllabus and a comprehensive question pattern. Its curriculum updation has always been a continuous process.
The first and the foremost necessity to studying for a CBSE 12th standard exam is to create your schedule right in advance. You cannot sit with the books a night before D-Day and think of passing with flying colours. The easiness and difficulty of a topic vary from person to person. So, you need to decide your difficult topics and study them first. It means that you have to know the exact syllabus topics to make the most of the opportunity given to you.
Today, in this article, we’ll be discussing the CBSE class 12th syllabus. Read it well to build a roadmap for CBSE examination 2016-17. The weightage of each chapter is also mentioned for you to strategically build a plan best for your CBSE exam preparation.
CBSE Class 12th Syllabus (2016-17):
CBSE Class 12th Syllabus: Physics
|Unit||Chapter / Topic||Marks|
|Electric Charges and Fields|
|·Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance|
|III||Magnetic effect of current & Magnetism||8|
|Moving Charges and Magetism|
|Magnetism and Matter|
|IV||Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current||8|
|Wave Optics Ray Optics|
|VII||Dual Nature of Matter||4|
|VIII||Atoms & Nuclei||6|
|Semiconductor Electronics: Materials, Devices and Simple Circuits|
CBSE Class 12th Syllabus: Chemistry
|VI||Isolation of Elements||3|
|VIII||d- and f-Block Elements||5|
|X||Haloalkanes and Haloarenes||4|
|XI||Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers||4|
|XII||Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids||6|
|XIII||Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen||4|
|XVI||Chemistry in Everyday Life||3|
CBSE Class 12th Syllabus: Biology
|Reproduction in Organisms|
|Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants|
|2||Genetics and evolution||18|
|Principles of Inheritance and Variation|
|Molecular Basis of Inheritance|
|3||Biology and human welfare||14|
|Human Health and Diseases|
|Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production|
|·Microbes in Human Welfare|
|4||Biotechnology and its applications||10|
|Biotechnology – Principles and Processes|
|Biotechnology and its Application|
|5||Ecology and Environment||14|
|Organisms and Populations|
|Biodiversity and its Conservation|
CBSE Class 12th Syllabus: Maths
|I||Sets and Functions||29|
|VI||Statistics and Probability||12|
So, this was the CBSE class 12 syllabus for physics, chemistry, maths and biology. Remember that you need to begin by making a list of all the important topics and formulae for quick reference and revision.
Also, if you do have any doubts, any queries about the syllabus and its content, get it cleared as soon as possible from your teacher, or some doubt-discussion platform. Hesitating to ask your doubt will only pile up your problems of confusion, and end up in loss of confidence.
For detailed information about the syllabus of the other subjects in CBSE, check out the official website here.