The third revised version of DOEACC syllabus came into effect in July 2003 examinations. There have been many advancements in Information Technology and consequent changes in needs of the industry in respect of which the syllabus was required to be updated.

This document presents the fourth revised version of DOEACC syllabus which becomes effective for teaching with immediate effect. This ‘O’ Level syllabus is designed to facilitate students in the development of concept based approach for problem solving using IT as a tool. The self learning approach is built into the syllabus, thereby training the candidates to update themselves on the changing technologies in their area of work. The ‘O’ Level syllabus has been designed to produce Junior Programmers, EDP Assistants / Web Designers / lab demonstrators etc. equipped with latest knowledge and skills.


Objective of the ‘O’ Level Course The objective of the course is to enable a student to acquire the knowledge pertaining to fundamentals of Information Technology (IT Tools and Business Systems, Internet Technology and Web design, Programming and Problem Solving through ‘C’ Language, Application of .NET Technology, Introduction to Multimedia, Introduction to ICT Resources, a Practical and Project Work). In order to serve the IT industry better, the DOEACC ‘O’ Level course has been designed to develop the basic skills for the above.

The career options available to a DOEACC ‘O’ level qualifiers are:

• Junior Programmer
• EDP Assistant
• Web Designer
• Lab Demonstrator

Duration of the Course

Minimum duration of the ‘O’ Level course is One Year. –