Home Science Class 11 Syllabus 2024

The syllabus consists of five units: (i) Introduction to Home Science (ii) Understanding oneself: Adolescence (iii) Understanding Family, Community and Society (iv) Childhood (v) Adulthood. Theory paper is of 70 marks and 3 hours duration.

Exam Structure

Unit Chapter Marks
1 Introduction to Home Science 2
2 Understanding oneself: Adolescence 20
3 Understanding Family, Community and Society 15
4 Childhood 15
5 Adulthood 18
  Total 70 

Unit I: Introduction to Home Science

Unit II: Understanding oneself - Adolescence

  • Understanding the Self
  • Food, Nutrition, Health and Fitness
  • Management of Resources
  • Fabric Around us
  • Media and Communication Technology

Unit III: Understating family, community and society

Concerns and needs in diverse contexts:

  1. Nutrition, Health and Hygiene
  2. Resources Availability and Management

Unit IV: Childhood

  • Survival, Growth and Development
  • Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing
  • Our Apparel

Unit V: Adulthood

  • Health and Wellness
  • Financial Management and planning
  • Care and Maintenance of fabrics