Introduction to Information Technology - Syllabus

Embark on a profound academic exploration as you delve into the Introduction to Information Technology course (IIT) within the distinguished Tribhuvan university's CSIT department. Aligned with the 2065 Syllabus, this course (CSC-101) seamlessly merges theoretical frameworks with practical sessions, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the subject. Rigorous assessment based on a 60+20+20 marks system, coupled with a challenging passing threshold of , propels students to strive for excellence, fostering a deeper grasp of the course content.

This 3 credit-hour journey unfolds as a holistic learning experience, bridging theory and application. Beyond theoretical comprehension, students actively engage in practical sessions, acquiring valuable skills for real-world scenarios. Immerse yourself in this well-structured course, where each element, from the course description to interactive sessions, is meticulously crafted to shape a well-rounded and insightful academic experience.

Course Synopsis: Fundamental concept of Information technology. Computer systems, Computer software, DBMS, and application of computer science.
Goal:  This course introduces fundamental concepts of Information Technology and computer science.


Introduction to Computer Systems

Introduction to computers, Classification of digital computer systems, Anatomy of a digital Computer, Computer Architecture, Memory system, Memory Units, Auxiliary Storage devices, Inputs devices, Output Devices.

Computer Software and Software Development

Introduction to Computer Software, Operating Systems, Programming Languages, General Software Features and Trends.

Database Management Systems

Data processing, Introduction to Database Management systems, Database design


Introduction to Telecommunications, Computer Networks, Communication Systems, Distributed systems

Internet and New Technologies in Information Technology

Internet, Multimedia tools and system, Intranets, Electronic Commerce, Hypermedia, Data Warehouses and Data Marts, Data Mining, Geographical Information System

Applications of Information Technology

Computers in Business and Industry, Computers in education, training, Computers in Entertainment, science, medicine and Engineering