Video Programmes for Vocational Courses

Contents

Carpentry (Subject Code 252)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Carpentry - This programme depicts the ancient art of carpentry or working with wood. Produced with live visuals, the programme throws light on all aspects of wood work, like the selection of wood and the tools used such as hammers, chisels, nails, etc. The programme shows the process of making furniture like sawing chiselling, boring etc. The programme ends with examples of readymade furniture, which are parts of everyday life. - Hindi & Eng. 13.40 13.35

Engineering & Technology

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Solar Energy Technician (253) - This programme acquaints the viewers with what solar energy is and in how many ways solar energy can be utilised for the benefit of mankind. The programme highlights production, maintenance and working of various devices that work on solar energy, like solar cooker, solar dryer, domestic and industrial water heaters. The programme then describes in detail the working and maintenance of solar distillation plant and solar photovoltaic lighting system. The concluding part of the programme describes in detail the working of solar water pumping and maintenance of batteries required for solar photovoltaic lighting system. - Hindi & Eng. 12.00 11.52
Bio-Gas Technician (254) - This programme opens with a view of a Biogas plant and the materials used for producing the gas. The programme systematically highlights the types of Biogas plants, their installation, production and maintenance. The concluding part of the programme highlights some appliances, which run on Biogas like biogas burner and biogas bulb. - Hindi & Eng. 13.30 14.10

Secretarial Practice (Subject Code 326/426)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Office Automation - This programme aims to familiarize the learners of the NIOS course on PA/PS, about the working/operations of various equipment of common use in an office situation i.e. fax machine, photocopier, computer, Dictaphone etc. This programme also shows how an office secretary does her/his daily routine job and what responsibilities he/she has to carry out. - Hindi & Eng. 18.22 18.30

Agriculture

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Plant Protection (351) - This programme focuses the attention of viewers on the diseases of plants and the methods to protect them by using different types of medicines. Most of the scenes of are shot in a school, where long discussions take place between a school student Shailly and her teacher. The teacher tells about different types of fungi and its reproduction, which is very harmful for plants. At the end, some chemical mix has been suggested to protect the plants from diseases. Some harmful insects have also been highlighted in the programme. - Hindi & Eng. 11.50 11.45
Water Management (352) - This programme depicts the different methods of irrigation commonly used in India . This programme also shows how this depends on the type of soil and crop. This programme shows an interaction between a school boy Karan and his teacher regarding a model for water management. Different types of irrigation methods have been displayed through animated charts. Mainly four types of methods have been put forth in the programme. They are the surface method, sub-surface method, sprinkle method and drip method. - Hindi & Eng. 12.35 13.30
Mushroom Production (353) - This programme on Mushroom production is based on a vocational course in Agriculture. It has been developed as an effective teaching/training aid for learners. The various stages/procedures involved in production of mushrooms and material facility required at each stage have been covered through live shots at Government oyster Mushroom Production Centre. The advantages of Mushroom Production and its importance as a village based cottage industry have also been depicted. - Hindi & Eng. 22.00 21.50
Poultry Farming (361) - This programme on poultry farming, based on vocational course in Agriculture, has been developed as an effective teaching/training aid for the learners. Efforts have been made in this programme to depict latest technologies in the breeding, nutrition, feeding, preservation of eggs and meat and provide inputs on measures to control diseases. The programme provides basic information to the students and other interested persons in this area of applied science. - Hindi & Eng. 20.50 20.53

Home Science ( Subject Code 359)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Play Time is Fun Time - This programme deals with why play is essential in the growth of children. The programme shows how playtime develops them physically and mentally and enhances their communication and language skills. It develops sportsman sprit and mutual understanding among children. - Hindi & Eng. 13.47 13.40
How to Organise a Play Centre - This programme is shot in a real situation at a children's play centre. This programme demonstrates the setting up and organisation of a play centre so that the following objectives are achieved:-
a)Taking care of children's physical needs, nutritional needs, safety and security.
b)Supervision of children at play.
c)Guidance in development of interpersonal relationships.
- Hindi & Eng. 13.47 13.40

Library Science (Subject Code 436)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Library and Society - This programme shows how different types of Libraries function and what services they provide to the society. Libraries are not only store-houses of knowledge but also serve the purpose of communication within the society. In addition to storing and lending reading material, libraries do conduct activities which promote Literature and culture.
This programme has been prepared for the students of the Certificate Course in Library Science. However, it will be useful to the general public too.
- Hindi & Eng. 18.30 19.00

Teacher Training (Subject Code 441)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Organizing an ECE Centre Physical Facilities and Learning Material, Mobilizing Community Support This programme shows in detail the essential requirements for successful running of an ECE centre. Towards the end , the programme profiles an actual ECE centre being run in an efficient manner providing a happy and healthy learning environment for the children. 11,13 Hindi & English 12.30 12.02

Computer Science (Subject Code 711)

Title Module Description Lesson
No.
Language Duration in Mts.
Eng Hindi
Fundamentals of Computer - This programme is meant for beginners. It gives them an idea of what a computer is and what its functions are. The programme also highlights the use of computers in different organisations like Railways, Airports, Passport Office, Banks etc. Various forms of computer based communication systems like E-mail, Internet, LAN etc., are also depicted in the programme. - Hindi & English 10.00 10.00

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