In addition to explaining the different terms required for the beginner, the program also gives audio of 'sa pa Sa' in 1 kattai and 5 kattai in voice, thamboora and sruthi box to enable the student to check his voice.
The program has a menu for opening Sishya and the student can simultaneously see the Sishya screen and try the different instructions mentioned in the Novice program
The page-wise contents of Novice are:
2.Check your voice with default Sruthis
4.Rhythm or Thaalam
6.First Lesson (continued)
8.Sishya Screen (continued)
9.The Scales for Swaravali. Gamakam.
10. Some Conventions in Notation
13. Geethams (continued)
14. Beyond Geethams