CS Foundation Syllabus 2019 - The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) determines the CS Foundation 2019 syllabus for the candidates’ preparation. The CS Foundation syllabus 2019 lists the topics which will be assessed in the computer-based exam. The syllabus of CS Foundation 2019 is divided into four papers, namely- English and Business Communication, Economics and Statistics, Financial Accounting, and Elements of Business Laws and Management. Knowing the CS Foundation 2019 syllabus will help candidates understand the exam pattern and prepare accordingly. The official CS Foundation syllabus 2019 also includes the distribution of marks according to the sections. CS Foundation 2019 exams were conducted on December 28 and 29 in four shifts for different batches. To know more about the CS Foundation 2019 syllabus, read the full article below.

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CS Foundation Syllabus 2019

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CS Foundation Exam Pattern 2019

Mode of exam

Computer-based

Medium of exam

English/ Hindi (English is mandatory for Business Management, Ethics and Communication papers)

Number of papers

4

Number of questions

50 per paper

Type of questions

Objective

Marking scheme

2 marks for each correct response

No negative marking

CS Foundation 2019: Distribution of Marks and Exam Schedule

Paper Name

Subjects

Marks

Date

Exam Timings

Batch I

Batch II

Batch III

Batch IV

Business Environment and Law

Business Environment

40

December 28, 2019

9:30-11 AM

12-1:30 PM



Business Law

60

Business Management, Ethics and Entrepreneurship

Business Management

40

December 28, 2019



2:30-4 PM

5-6:30 PM

Business Ethics

10

Business Communication

25

Entrepreneurship

25

Business Economics

Economics

80

December 29, 2019

9:30-11 AM

12-1:30 PM



Elementary Statistics

20

Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing

Fundamentals of Accounting

70

December 29, 2019



2:30-4 PM

5-6:30 PM

Fundamentals of Auditing


CS Foundation Syllabus 2019

Candidates must be well-versed with the syllabus of CS Foundation 2019 to know the topics which will be assessed in the exam. This will ensure that they do not waste time on insignificant topics and subjects.

CS Foundation Syllabus and Distribution of Marks

Parts

Contents

Marks

PAPER 1: Business Environment and Law

Part A: Business Environment

Business Environment

40

Emerging Trends in Business Concepts, Advantages and Limitations

Forms of Business Organization

Scales of Business

Business Functions

Part B: Business Laws

Introduction to Law

60

Elements of Law relating to Negotiable Instruments

Role of CS- Duties and Responsibilities, Areas of Practice

Elements of Company Law

Elements of Law relating to Sale of Goods

Elements of Law relating to Contract

Elements of Law relating to Partnership

Elements of Information Technology Act

PAPER 2: Business Management, Ethics and Entrepreneurship

Part A: Business Management

Nature of Management and its Process

40

Recent Trends in Management

Planning

Organization

Human Resource Management

Direction and Coordination

Controlling

Part B: Business Ethics

Business Ethics

10

Part C: Business Communication

Business Communication

25

Preparation of Press Releases

E-Correspondence

Interdepartmental Communication

Essentials of Good English

Administration

Business Correspondence

Part D: Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

25

Entrepreneurship

Government Initiatives for Business Development

Entrepreneurship-Creativity and Innovation

Growth and Challenges of Entrepreneurial Ventures

PAPER 3: Business Economics

Part A: Economics

Indian Economy- An Overview

80

The Fundamentals of Economics

Analysis of Markets

Basic Elements of Money and Banking

Basic Elements of Demand and Supply

Theory of Production and Costs

Theory of Consumer Behaviour

Part B: Elementary Statistics

Mathematics of Finance and Elementary Probability

20

Descriptive Statistics

PAPER 4: Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing

Part A: Fundamentals of Accounting

Introduction to Company Accounts

70

Theoretical Framework

Preparation of Final Accounts for Sole Proprietors

Computerized accounting environment

Accounting for Non-Profit Organizations

Bank Reconciliation Statement

Partnership Accounts

Accounting Process

Depreciation Accounting

Part B: Fundamentals of Auditing

Auditing

30

Audits and Auditor’s Reports

CS Foundation Question Papers 2019

Candidates are advised to go through the question papers of CS Foundation 2019 to practice all that they have learnt. Solving these CS Foundation 2019 question papers will help candidates hone their time management skills and improve their writing speed. Since CS Foundation began being conducted in online mode since 2014, the question papers till 2013 are available below:

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