Click HereList of Fake Websites resembling NIOS (एनआईओएस जैसी दिखने वाली नकली वेबसाइटों की सूची)    Click HerePlease share your feed back/Comments on about National Credit Framework Newgood   Click HereNIOS presents Virtual Open School (VOS)Newgood    Click HereResult of D.El.Ed (2017-19) session NC cases has been declared on the official portal of NIOS i.e    Click HereNotification 02/2022 dt. 03/10/2022 regarding Issuance of Marksheet/Certificate for Diploma in Elementary Education (D.EL.ED)Newgood

Typewriting Hindi/English (Code 322/323)


Necessity is the mother of invention. In early days, man used to write with hand. With the increase in work, necessity arose to invent machines. Slowly machines took the place of handwriting. Typewriter since then came into existence. The study of the subject would prepare the students not only for wage employment but also understand the concept and idea of self employment.


This course aims at enabling the learner to: Familiarise learners with the art of Typewriting
Acquaint learners with the keyboard function
Make them type any matter with proper display
Prepare the learner for employment by providing a vocational skill

Entry Qualification

Education : X Class pass

Job Opportunities

Wage employment:1. Typist Hindi/English,2. Assistant
Self employment1. Undertake typing work on contract from various offices


One Year

Scheme of Evaluation

Internal Assessment: NA External Examination - Total Marks - 100 Theory - 30% Practical - 70%

Passing criteria:

A minimum 33% marks separately in Theory and Practical

Course Contents

Unit Contents:Theory/Practical

  1. TypeWriter and its Uses:
    • Identifies various parts for proper maintainance of TypeWriter
    • Identification of various makes of TypeWriter
    • Demonstrates cleaning and maintaning of TypeWriter
    • Care & unkeep of Typewriter
    • Demonstration of Ribbon Economy changing and practice
  2. Methods of Typewriting-Demonstration of two:
    • Touch Method
    • Sight Method
    • Their Merits and Demerits

Important Links