Computer Literacy Programme and Career Guidance Programme
On September 9, 2022, the Department of Computer Science [PG] organised a Computer Literacy Programme in collaboration with the IEEE student chapter. Students from the CSPG department visited the Sri Siddhartha Sannivasa High school in Kothanur, Bengaluru. The program's goal was to teach elementary school students about computer basics and to provide career guidance. There were a total of seven sessions. The first six sessions were held in the morning. Basics of Computers, Basics of networks, fundamentals of the Internet, and basics of Email, Zoom functionalities and Microsoft Office were the topics taught. The career guidance session aimed at educating and advising the students to choose the right path after completing their 10th Standard. Opportunities available and job roles for each field namely science stream, commerce stream, arts stream and humanities stream was discussed. The speakers gave general guidelines on choosing the right stream based on the student’s interest marked the conclusion.