Department of Computer App

Faculty Profile-adequacy and competency of faculty.

The Department of Computer is started in the year 1996. Our college is the first of its kind to introduce the Computer Application as one of the optional subject at B.Com III degree level in the district. Then the computer application is made as one of the compulsory subject for both B.Com and B.B.A degree course.

The Computer section is one of the Unaided section but the college has provided all the teaching learning requirements of computer application subject. The Students of the department are well placed in different walks of life.

The faculty fulfills the eligibility conditions. The department has adequate and competent faculty.

Name of the teacher

Designation Qualification Research experience Teaching experience
1) Miss. Sushma D. Kamath

Lecturer

M.C.A 03

 

2.Student profile- entry level competencies, socio-economic status, language proficiency etc.

Students largely come from rural background and mostly proficient in kannada, the regional language. They have working knowledge of English.

  

Year 2009 – 10

Year 2010-11

Sl.

No.

Class

SC

ST

OBC

General

Total

SC

ST

OBC

General

Total

1

B.com I

02

67

46

115

03

84

63

150

2

 B.com II

01

47

61

109

02

64

46

112

3

B.com III

02

29

40

71

01

48

59

108

4

B.B.A.II

03

21

10

34

01

23

07

31

5

B.B.A.III

01

17

18

36

04

22

11

37

3. Changes made in the courses or programmes during the past two years and the contribution of the faculty to those changes.

 Working as it does in the affiliating system, the department has no freedom to change the programme. Further the college has introduced a separate course Communication skill at B.Com first degree level in Collaboration with Step by Step Solution Kumta.

4. Trends in the success and dropout rates of students during past two years.

Year: 2009 – 2010

Year

Class

Appeared

Pass

% Result

Failed

December

2009

B.com I sem

B.com III sem

109

99

90.82

10

B.com Vsem

71

48

67.61

23

B.B.A.III sem

33

33

100

00

Year

Class

Appeared

Pass

% Result

Failed

May 2010

B.com II

112

66

58.93

46

 B.com IV

109

94

86.24

15

B.com VI

71

51

71.83

19

B.B.A.IV sem

35

35

100

B.B.A.VI sem

35

32

91.42

0

Year 2010-011

Year

Class

Appeared

Pass

% Result

Failed

 B.com III sem

109

97

88.99

12

B.com Vsem

108

97

89.81

11

B.B.A.III sem

31

31

100

00

Year

Class

Appeared

Pass

% Result

Failed

May 2011

B.com II

146

125

85.62

21

 B.com IV

107

97

90.65

10

B.com VI

105

96

91.43

09

B.B.A.IV sem

31

28

90.32

03

B.B.A.VI sem

37

37

100

5.Learning resources of the department

The Computer laboratory is well equipped with 30 computers installed with required softwares and UPS back up.The lab is opened ffrom 9.30 a.m to 5.30.p.m everyday.It is also connected with internet facility.

 The department has business laboratory equipped with forms, models, books, CDROMS,tutors etc . The laboratory  is managed by COM.FORUM,a student association. which enable students to get some practical knowledge of trade, commerce and industry. The central library has large collection of books and CD/DVDs related to Computer applications.. The INFLIBNET Database E- Library is helping the students to access 50000 joournals.

6.  Modern teaching methods practiced and use of ICT in teaching and learning.

The faculty had been adapting ICT aids teaching for select topics and seminars.Recently two Smart boards have been installed. Along with chalk and talk method of teaching, Students are encouraged to learn through participatory seminars, workshops, group discussions, power point presentations, home assignments and project works.

7. Participation of teachers in academic and personal counseling of students.

 Teachers of the department are always available to personal guidance to the students.

8. Details of faculty development programmes and teachers who have been benefited during the past two years.

9.Participation / Contribution of teachers to the academic activities including teaching, consultancy and research.

Sl. No.

Faculty

Articles Books Minor research projects
1 Miss.Sushma D.Kamat

Consultancy :

1)Honorary faculty Delivering lectures to the students on different Computer Subjects of Graduate and Post graduate courses like MCA, M.Sc. Cs, M.Sc. IT, MBA IT, M.Com  IS, BCA, B.Sc.IT, B Com IS offered by Sikkim Manipal University â?? Distance education Center,Kumtta.

2)Software Projects developed:

  • Dev Software:A project meant for total computerization of Temple accounts (Fully Implemented in Four Temples)
  • Pathologic Lab software: Computerization pathology lab reports (Implemented in two places)
  • Lodge Accounts Software (Implemented in one place)

10.Collaboration with other departments/institutions, at the State, National and International levels, and their outcome during the past two years.

11. Priority areas for research and details of the ongoing projects, important and noteworthy publications of the faculty, during past two years.

General Accounts software project  is in progress.

12. Placement record of the past students and the contribution of the department to aid student placement.

The college is an independent Commerce college.The placement service is made through placement cell. In 2009 – 10 total placement is made to 19 students  and in 2010 -11 total placement is made to 41.

The department conducts every year to aid student placement:

– Workshop in career planning and soft skills.

– Training in interview skills and group discussion for final year students.

– Feel employable workshops

13.Plan of action of the department for the next five years.

 Plans to organise

  • Tally computer software package progrmmee