CA Final ISCA Important Topics and ISCA Notes for May 2017 have been listed out Chapter Wise. These ISCA Important Questions and ISCA Notes have been prepared by CA Aditi Acharya. We recommend students to put more stress on these topics and do not leave other topics in ISCA unprepared.
ISCA is one of the hardest subjects in CA Final syllabus and around 62% of people fail in this subject every attempt. These Important Questions and Topics in ISCA and CA Final ISCA Notes were presented to make your preparation easy.
Allocate these Important Topics in your CA Final Study Plan aptly. We recommend students not to ignore other topics in ISCA. These Important Questions were provided only with an intention that more stress will be put on these topics. Also Read ISCA Menmonics and Study Tips..
ISCA Chapter Wise Important Questions:
There are total of Eight Chapters in CA Final ISCA syllabus applicable from November 2016 exams. Each individual chapter has certain imIportant questions which were listed below for your reference:
1. Governance Concepts – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
The first chapter is one of the most under rated topic in ISCA syllabus. This is because, in few attempts not many marks from this chapter. But in certain attempts, almost 12 Marks will be asked from this chapter alone.
|Business Governance Dimension||5 Marks|
|IT Steering Committee||5 Marks|
|COBIT 5 Enablers||6 Marks|
|Management Practices for Evaluating Internal Control||4 Marks|
2. IS Concepts – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Information System Concepts in relatively small chapter in the entire ISCA Paper. Its a very scoring paper too.
|MIS and its Limitations||5 Marks|
|Components of an EIS||4 Marks|
|Transaction Processing Systems||5 Marks|
3. Protection of Information Systems – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Without no doubt, the most important and one of the largest chapters in CA Final ISCA. The more time you spend your time on this, the better it would be.
|Preventive Vs Boundary Controls||5 Marks|
|Data Integrity Policies||4 Marks|
|Cyber Fraud Techniques||5 Marks|
|Asynchronous Attacks||4 Marks|
|Trojan Horse, Worms and Time Bomb||4 Marks|
4. BCP and DRP – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning is relatively easy chapter with lots of theory based questions with out any real life practical approach. Its a scoring chapter. Dont read this chapter in a single go. Read each topic each day.
|Objectives of BCP||5 Marks|
|Emergency Vs Recovery Plan||4 Marks|
|Hot Ste Vs Warn Site||4 Marks|
|DRP Document Features||5 Marks|
5. Acquisition of IS – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Acquisition, Development and Implementation of Information Technology Systems is the biggest chapter in the ISCA Paper. It is also very time consuming.
|Spiral Vs Waterfall Model||5 Marks|
|Characteristics of Good Coded Program||4 Marks|
|Black Box Vs White Box Testing||5 Marks|
|Activities involved in Successful conversion of IS||4 Marks|
6. Auditing of IS – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Some what relevant topic to CA Students. There will be so many questions that need to be by-hearted in this chapter.
|Types of IS Audits||5 Marks|
|Snapshots, Audit Hooks||4 Marks|
|Continuous Audit Techniques||5 Marks|
7. IT Regulatory Issues – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
A straight liftoff from the Information Technology Act.
|Use of E-Records in Govt Organisations||5 Marks|
|Section 69 of IT Act||5 Marks|
|Vision of National Cyber Security Policy 2013||4 Marks|
|Service Strategy of ITIL||4 Marks|
8. Emerging Technologies – CA Final ISCA Important Questions
Students undergoing Articleship will feel this chapter very easy. Most of the topics were covered in their training.
|Private Cloud||5 Marks|
|SaaS Vs PaaS||5 Marks|
|BYOD, Web 3.0, Hybrid Cloud||4 Marks|
|Green IT||5 Marks|
|Security Issues in Cloud Computing||5 Marks|