2HS102 Aptitude Skill Building

Credit Hour Table

Lecture Hour T/W Hour Practical Hour Total Hour Lecture Credit T/W credit Practical Credit Total Credit
3 1 0 4 3 1 0 4
4 0 0 4 4 0 0 4
2 0 2 4 2 0 2 4

Examination Scheme

Theory Int. Asses. Theory Sem End Theory Hours Theory Total Practical / TW Asses. Grand Total
40 60 0 100 100
40 60 0 100 0 100
40 60 3 100 50 150
Learning Outcomes: 
Understand the basic concepts of Communication Skills
Understand the basic concepts of Soft Skills
Acquire satisfactory competency in use of two basic skills (Quantitative Ability and Logical Reasoning)
Solve campus placements aptitude papers covering Quantitative Ability and Logical Reasoning
Syllabus: 
Unit NoTopics
1
Basics of Communication
Definition, Principles, Process, Functions, and Forms of communication (Formal – Informal, Verbal – Non-verbal, Electronic and Visual)
Barriers to communication with remedies
2
Receptive Language Skills
Listening Skill: 
Definition and process of listening skill, Pre-requisites of effective listening, Modes of listening, Causes of poor listening, Tips for effective listening, Traits of a good listening 
Reading Skill: 
Definition and types of reading, Techniques for effective reading comprehension, Purposes of Reading
3
Quantitative Ability
Basic Operations, Problems on Trains, Time and Work, Profit and Loss, Problems on Ages, Average, Permutation and Combination, Problems on H.C.F and L.C.M, Square Root and Cube Root, Stocks and Shares, Time and Distance
4
Logical Reasoning
Puzzles, Series
5
Learning Presentation Skills 
Key Elements of Presentation (Content, Presenter, Audience, Message, Reaction, Method, Impediments)
Presentation Delivery (Voice, Eye Contact, Gesture, Postures and Movements)
Unwritten rules of Good and Effective Presentation
Quick Tips
Positive Factors
Nervous Making Factors 
Tips of Dynamic Delivery
Reference Books: 
Name: 
Quantitative Aptitude
Author: 
R. S. Aggarwal
Name: 
Comprehension, Interpersonal & Communication Skills For General Studies (Paper - 2)
Author: 
Arun Sharma
Meenakshi Upadhyay
Edition: 
1st
Name: 
Effective Communications
Author: 
Dale Carnegie
Syllabus PDF: 
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branch: 
CBA
BDA
MA
Course: 
2014
Stream: 
B.Tech