GCE (A/L) – ICT 12

G.C.E. (A/L) ICT

(Information & Communication Technology)

Syllabus – Sinhala

ICT Grade 12

Teachers’ guide

(With New Syllabus)

ICT Grade 13

Teachers’ guide

(With New Syllabus)

ICT Grade 12 &

ICT Grade 12

(New Syllabus)

Syllabus – English

Module 1 : Basic Concepts of  ICT

Explores the basic concepts of ICT together with its role and applicability in today’s knowledge based society

Module 2 : Evolution of Computers

Explores the evolution of computers so as to be able to describe and compare the performance of a modern computer.

Module 3 : Data Representation in Computers

Investigates how data are represented in computers and exploits them in arithmetic and logic operations.

Module 4: Digital Logic Circuits

Uses Logic Gates to design basic Digital Circuits and Devices in Computers.

Module 5 :Memory Management

Uses Memory Management to improve performance of a Computer.

Module 6 : Operating Systems

Uses Operating Systems to manage the overall functionality of computers.

Module 7 : Programming with python

Uses Programming Languages to program computers to solve problems.

Module 8 : Data Communications & Networks

Explores the use of Data Communication & Computer Network Technologies for effective communication of data & voice and resource sharing.

Module 9 : Database Management Systems

Designs and develops database systems to manage data efficiently and effectively.

Module 10 : Web & Multimedia

Develops websites incorporating multi- media technologies.

Module 11 :Systems Analysis & Design

Explores the systems concept and uses Structured System Analysis and design Methodology (SSADM) in developing Information Systems.

Module 12 : ICT in Business

Explores applicability of ICT to today’s business organizations and the Competitive marketplace

Module 13 : Future Trends in ICT

Explores new trends and future directions of ICT

Module 14 : A/L ICT Project

Designs and Implements a simple Information System as the Project.

The syllabus enables students to:

  • Establish the foundation for ICT education leading to higher education
  • Establish the foundation to build up their professional career
  • Produce entry level ICT human resources required for the industry
  • Enable to use ICT effectively in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
  • Provide students with ICT knowledge to improve the quality of life in general
  • Provide awareness of the importance of computer networking for communication
  • Improve the skills required for the development of ICT based solutions for real world problems
  • Provide awareness of the new trends and future directions of ICT
  • Enable to use ICT for innovation and researches
  • Develop an appreciation of the role of ICT in a knowledge-based society


ICT Grade 12 (March)

Second Term Test

2019 NCP

2014 second North Central Download Download
2014 Third North Central Download
2015 Second North Central Download
2016 Third North Central Download
2017 Second North Central Download

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