CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020
Dinesh Goyal, 30 Nov 2019, #CBSE Class 10th

CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020 - Students must know about the CBSE 12th Economics syllabus to prepare better for the exams. As this will tell them about the topics they need to prepare for to ace CBSE 12th exam. Topic-wise weightage of marks is also mentioned in CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020. It helps students to know about the important topics of the CBSE 12th Economics syllabus. The board divided Economics syllabus of class 12 CBSE into two parts. The CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020 for each part can be covered in 100 periods which carries 40 marks. 20 marks are fixed for the project work. Students can find an overview and detailed CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020 in this article along with download link.

Latest: CBSE class 12 syllabus 2020 is released for all subjects of Arts, Commerce and Science.

CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

Students can check the prescribed Economics syllabus of class 12 CBSE in the following tables. They can also download pdf file of CBSE 12th Economics syllabus using the given link.

Overview of CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

Unit/Chapter

Marks

Periods

Part A (Introductory Macroeconomics)

National Income and Related Aggregates

10

28

Money and Banking

6

15

Determination of Income and Employment

12

27

Government Budget and the Economy

6

15

Balance of Payments

6

15

Part B (Indian Economic Development)

Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991

12

28

Current Challenges facing Indian Economy

22

60

Development Experience of India – A Comparison with Neighbours

6

12

Total of Theory Paper

80

200

Project WorK

20

20

Grand Total

100

220

Download CBSE class 12 Economics sample paper to solve the types of questions asked in the exam.

Topic-wise CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

Part A (Introductory Macroeconomics)

National Income and Related Aggregates

Basic concepts in Macroeconomics, circular flow of income, methods of calculating national income, gross and net domestic product, GDP and welfare, etc.

Money and Banking

Meaning and supply of money, Central bank and its functions, Govt. Bank, Banker's bank, open market operations, etc.

Determination of Income and Employment

Aggregate demand and its components, short-run equilibrium output, propensity to consume and save, full employment and involuntary unemployment, excess demand and deficient demand, etc.

Government Budget and the Economy

Government budget, classification of receipts, measures of Government deficit

Balance of Payments

Meaning and components of the balance of payments account, Foreign exchange rate, determination of exchange rate in a free market

Part B (Indian Economic Development)

Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991

Common goals of five-year plans, main features, problems and policies of agriculture, industry and foreign trade, globalisation and privatisation

Current Challenges facing Indian Economy

Poverty, human capital formation, rural development, infrastructure, sustainable economic development, employment

Development Experience of India

India’s development comparison with Pakistan and China, issues in India’s development

Prescribed Books for CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

  • Statistics for Economics, NCERT

  • Indian Economic Development, NCERT

  • Introductory Microeconomics, NCERT

  • Macroeconomics, NCERT

  • Supplementary Reading Material in Economics, CBSE

CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020 for Project Work

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CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020 - Theory Exam Pattern

  • Students must know the exam pattern to devise a preparation strategy to cover CBSE 12th Economics syllabus in a strategic manner.

  • There will be a total of 8 internal choices in all types of questions in both sections (A & B).

Detailed Exam Pattern of CBSE 12th Economics

Type of Question

Number of Questions

Marks

Objective Type/ MCQ (1 Mark)

20

20

Short Answer-I (3 Marks)

4

12

Short Answer-II (4 Marks)

6

24

Long Answer (6 Marks)

4

24

Total

34

80

CBSE 12th Economics Project Work Marking Scheme

Particulars

Marks

Relevance of the topic

3

Knowledge Content/Research Work

6

Presentation Technique

3

Viva-voce

8

Total

20

Tips to Prepare with CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

  • First of all, make a proper time table to study which includes all the subjects. Also, include some time for interests and hobbies to keep the mind fresh.

  • Go through CBSE 12th date sheet 2020 and try to cover entire Economics syllabus of class 12 CBSE two months before the exams. In such a way, students will have left with enough time to revise and practise.

  • Grasp all the concepts from NCERT books or prescribed books in the beginning, then move on other reference books for economics.

  • Clear all the doubts from teachers or friends and make notes on important topics of CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020.

  • These notes will help to revise entire CBSE 12th Economics syllabus in a short time.

  • Solve CBSE class 12 question papers to practise with previous year’s question papers.

  • Analyze the preparation level by evaluating the performance in solving the question papers and improve mistakes by identifying them.

Following this CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020 and preparation tips will aid students to improve their CBSE 12th result 2020.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CBSE Class 12 Economics Syllabus 2020

Question: How is CBSE 12th Economics question paper prepared?

Answer:

Class 12 Economics syllabus is prepared by the board as per prescribed CBSE class 12 Economics syllabus 2020.

Question: Is it mandatory to make project for CBSE 12th Economics?

Answer:

Yes, it is essential to submit project work else student does not qualify in project work assessment.

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