PGDCA or Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Applications is a 1-year postgraduate diploma course.
Note: Students who wish to pursue their education in Management field or get a career boost, can check MBA course.
The basic eligibility criteria required to pursue this course is graduation from any recognized university (or 10+2+3 format of education).
Admission is usually done directly on the basis of merit in most of the colleges, followed by a round of Personal Round and Written Test in some colleges.
|Fundamentals of Information Technology||Computer, representation of data, Boolean algebra, software, operating system, Microsoft tools and introduction to viruses.||Visual Basics||Introduction, validating and processing user inputs, using debugging tools and database connectivity|
|‘C’ Programming||C fundamentals, decision and case control structure, loop control structure, storage classes, arrays, functions, pointers and unions||Basic Java||Introduction to Java, programming concepts of basic java, objects and classes, language features, exception handling and multithreading|
|Soft Skills||Effective communication in Business, writing skills, presentation skills, listening skills and communication skills||Database management system||Introduction, modeling techniques, hierarchical database, relational algebra, normalization, integrity constraints, recovery mechanisms and distributed database|
|Data Structure and Algorithms||Data structure concepts, algorithm concepts, arrays, stacks, trees, linked Lists, graphs,sorting and searching algorithms||Software engineering and business process||System concept, various phases of software development, roles involved, different approaches to software development, application system modeling, database design methods and logic representation techniques|
|Principles and Practices of Management and Organisational Behavior||Essence of management, evolution of management thought, managerial decision-making, organizational behavior, team building, leadership and conflict management.||Oracle||Introduction, SQL, operators, query expression operators, SQL functions, joins, views and synonyms, cursor, exception handling, composite data types and packages|
|-||-||Practical||Each student should do a minimum of20 programs assignment.|