Diploma in Computer Application & Networking (DCAN)
Since inception of the DCAN course from January 2011 session at NIELIT Kohima, it has been instrumental in facilitating efficiency of a person while working in offices, whether government-run or private-run.
Class participation - 20%
Class assignments - 30%
Final Examination - 50%
Students must have75%and above attendance/class participation in a month. Attendance is reviewed every month.
Certificate is issued only after appearing the final examination which is held after the completion of the Course.The result is provided in theform of Grades like “O” and “A” level courses.
Introduction to Computer System
Basic Computer Concept
Windows OS: Windows XP Vs Windows 7
Microsoft Office 2007
MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
Internet & its usage
Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe InDesign
PC Assembly & Maintenance
Introduction to PC hardware, Motherboard & Processor, BIOS Configuration, Installation of OS, Hard Disk, Installation of device drivers, Configuration of Computer peripherals such as sound card, printer, graphics card etc., Diagnostic & Troubleshooting of PC, Maintenance of PC
Utilities – Lost file recovery, formatting hard disk, defragmenting, antivirus package, CD writing software etc.
Basic networking Concept
What is Networking, Local Area Network (LANs), Metropolitan Area Network, (MAN),Wide Area Network (WAN), Networking Topologies, Transmission media & method of communication,
Cabling: straight through and cross over, Study of components like switches, bridges, routers, Wi-Fi router etc. TCP/IP, IP addressing, MAC address, Subnet.
Eligibility: 10 with Knowledge of English language.
Duration: 6 months @ 2 hrs per day
Certificate Awarding Body: NIELIT, Kohima