Skip to main content

ENVIRONMENT AND ROAD SAFETY EDUCATION

SEMESTER – II

Note: 

The syllabus has 15 topics to be covered in 25-hour lectures in total, with 2 lectures in each topic from 2 to 11 and one each for the topics 1 and 12 to 15.

1. Environment Concept: Introduction, the concept of biosphere – lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere; Natural resources – their need and types; Principles and scope of Ecology; concepts of the ecosystem, population, community, biotic interactions, biomes, ecological succession.

2. Atmosphere: Parts of atmosphere, components of air; pollution, pollutants, their sources, permissible limits, risks and possible control measures.

3. Hydrosphere: Types of aquatic systems; Major sources (including ground water) and uses of water, problems of the hydrosphere, fresh water shortage; pollution and pollutants of water, permissible limits, risks and possible control measures.

4. Lithosphere: Earth crust, soil – a life support system, its texture, types, components, pollution and pollutants, reasons of soil erosion and possible control measures.

5. Forests: Concept of forests and plantations, types of vegetation and forests, factors governing vegetation, a role of trees and forests in the environment, various forestry programmes of the Govt. of India, Urban Forests, Chipko Andolan.



6. Conservation of Environment: The concepts of conservation and sustainable development, why to conserve, aims and objectives of conservation, policies of conservation; conservation of life support systems – soil, water, air, wildlife, forests.

7. Management of Solid Waste: Merits and demerits of different ways of solid waste management– open dumping, landfill, incineration, resource reduction, recycling and reuse, vermicomposting and vermiculture, organic farming.

8. Indoor Environment: Pollutants and contaminants of the in-house environment; problems of the environment linked to urban and rural lifestyles; possible adulterants of the food; uses and harms of plastics and polyethene; hazardous chemicals, solvents and cosmetics.


9. Global Environmental Issues: Global concern, a creation of UNEP; Conventions on climate change, Convention on biodiversity; Stratospheric ozone depletion, dangers associated and possible solutions.

10. Indian Laws on Environment: Indian laws pertaining to Environmental protection: Environment (Protection) Act, 1986; General information about laws relating to control of air, water and noise pollution. What to do to seek redressal.

11. Biodiversity: What is biodiversity, levels and types of biodiversity, an importance of biodiversity, causes of its loss, how to check its loss; Hotspot zones of the world and India, Biodiversity Act, 2002.

12. Noise and Microbial Pollution: Pollution due to noise and microbes and their effects.


For Full Syllabus-Click here

Comments

  1. For safety purposes, high visibility Safety vest and Reflective tape are going to make you far more visible.

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thanks for the comment and don't forget to subscribe.

Popular posts from this blog

ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME SYLLABUS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
SECTION-A 
1.Project Formulation :

Need, Scope and approaches for project formulation; the structure of project report; study and analysis of sample project report; preparation of a project report; Techno- economic feasibility of the project. (No. of Periods : 25)

SECTION-B
2. Finance & Accounting :

Working capital assessment, its management & exercise thereon; Assessment of fixed capital and exercise thereon; Capital budgeting; Product costing and cost consciousness. Financial ratios and their significance; Break-even analysis; Credit institutions and financing procedures; Books of accounts, financial statements & fund flow analysis.

SECTION-C
3. Managing the Enterprise:

Resource management – men, material, money, and machines; Personnel management, Office management. E-Commerce: Introduction to E-Commerce, Benefits, Impact of E-Commerce, Classification of E-Commerce, Application of E-Commerce.

SECTION - D
4. Rules & Regulations:

Lic…

PRINCIPLES OF COMPUTER GRAPHICS & MULTIMEDIA TECHNOLOGY SYLLABUS

Computer Graphics
SECTION-A 
1. A Survey of Computer Graphics :

Computer Aided Design, Presentation Graphics, Computer art, Entertainment, Education and Training, Visualization, Image Pressing, Graphical User Interfaces.

2. Overview of Graphics Systems :

Video Display Devices, Raster Scan Systems, Random Scan Systems. Coloring technique : Beam Penetration, Shadow Mask. Graphics Monitors:Plasma Panel, LED,LCD. Properties of Display Devices : Persistence , Resolution, Aspect Ratio. and Workstations, Input Devices, Hard-copy devices, Graphics Software. Interactive Graphics, Passive Graphics.


SECTION-B
 3. Studying the Features and Developing Computer Graphics Using Standard Graphics packages like Auto CAD and Photoscape.

AutoCAD:

Features, Workspace, Commands to draw line, Polyline, rectangle, polygon, circle, spline, hatch; Modification Commands: Erase, copy, move, mirror, scale, Pan, Zoom, ESC, cl, trim; Layer, Dimension, image rotation, area calculation.

4. Developing Computer Graphics…