ISCA Important Questions May 2017 CA Final ISCA Notes |

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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
Spiral Vs Waterfall Model 5 Marks
SDLC 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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
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.

Questions Marks
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