Monday, January 17, 2022

CBSE has introduced coding and data sciences in curriculum as skill modules from this year: Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has introduced coding and data sciences in the curriculum as skill modules from this year. Coding has been introduced for Sixth to Eighth Standard students, while data science is introduced to Eighth Standard students and as optional skill subject from Ninth to Twelfth Class students.

Replying to a question in Lok Sabha, Mr. Pradhan informed that curriculum, faculty and student handbooks for coding and data science subjects were prepared with the support from Microsoft.

Mr. Pradhan also said, in addition to proficiency in languages, various skills are also imparted to the students to become good, successful, innovative, adaptable and productive human beings, under National Education Policy.

- Advertisement -spot_img
Latest news
Related news