Diploma in Applied art - 2 Years

Theory - I & Practical - I

Subject : Drawing And Painting In Applied Art - 1st Year
1 Nature Drawing
2 Object Drawing
3 Perspective (one Point) 
4 Anatomy Study (Male Figure)  
5 Human Figure
6 Hand , Leg
7 Time Sketch
8 Male Drawing
9 Female Drawing
10 Aged Person
11 Boy, Girl

B Painting
1 Colour Wheel, Primary, Secondery Watercolour
2 Nature Drawing Watercolour
3 Object Drawing Colour Watercolour
4 Still Life Watercolour
5 Portrait Watercolour
6 Landscape Watercolour

Theory - I & Practical - I

Drawing And Painting In Applied Art - 2nd Year
1 Learning Strokes With  Calligraphy  Pen
2 Learning Caligraphy  Devanagiri
3 Learning Calligraphy With Pen(Strokes ‐ Devanagiri/Eng)
4 Learning Paragraph Devanagiri
5 Learning Paragraph Devanagiri
6 Learning Paragraph English
7 Lerning Paragraph English
8 Calligraphy With Brush Strokes
9 Styles
10 Slogan Writing With Brush
11 Project Work   :‐
   1 Brand names Designing
   2 logos, symbol Designing- Example –Watch Company Logo, Jewellary Company Logo
   3 packaging Designing- Example : Designing tooth paste packaging, Soap Packaging
   4 press- mag ads designing-
   5 posters designing – Designing of Swatchh Bharat Poster
   6 hoardings Designing,
   7 Creating Visiting Cards,Letterheads,Envelope
   8 Book Cover Designing – Exmp- History book design, Designing of Travel book cover page

Theory - II & Practical - II

Digital Photography in Applied Art - 1st Year
Introduction & History Of Cameras
   Camera diagram  
   History In details at
   Photo sensitive Material
   Film, First Photo
   Camera Obscura

2 General Parts Of Camera
   Details of camera Diagram  
   Classification of Camera Lens and diaphragm
   Sensor and Shutter  
   Light travel path, Mirror,
   Shutter release button
      Full frame, Medium format and large format  
   Classification based on sensor
      Classification based on Manufacturer 
3 Lens & its Characteristics
   What is lens  
   convex lens  
   focusing point
   lens Aberration and lens element 
   Focal Length, Angle of view
   Lens Coating, Speed of lens

4 Exposure  Triangle Shutter
   Function of shutter and Asthmatic Use
   Shutter Count  
   Shutter type

5 Exposure  Triangle ‐ Aperture
   Function of Aperture and asthmatic use 
     Aperture no or F no  
   Types of Aperture 
  6 Exposure Triangle ‐ 
     ISO Speed of film
   ISO value
   Exposure , Correct exposure and TTL Meter 
  7 Exposure  
   Equivalent Exposure
   Exposure latitude
  8 Contrast & angle of light 
   What's in contrast
   Where can we find it
   Angle of light basic
  9 Basic Lighting Setup practical
   Different angle of lights
   Comparison with nature light 
   10 Outting

Theory - II & Practical - II

Digital Photography in Applied Art - 2nd Year
1 Exposure Zones, Closeup Reading
      Exposure Zones 
     Tonal value 
     Exposure lock 
     FOV crop factor 

  2 DOF and Light
   Depth of Field 
     Effective factor  
      Nature of light 
     Source, Nature, Intensity Of light 

3 Automation In Cameras & AF Mode
   Automation Modes 
     Camera Modes AV, TV, P, M 
     Auto Focus Modes 

  4 Composition & Flash
   Composition and dead space  
      Rules of Composition   
     Flash and its types 
     Setting Exposure with flash 
  5 Exposure Compensation Metering Modes and Dynamic

   Compensating the exposure 
       Range All metering modes  
      Tonal value, Histogram and Dynamic range 
    6 Light Meter, White Balance and Studio Practicals 
   Light Meter and its Function 
     How to take reading with light meter 
     What is WB and how to set it in camera 


Theory - III & Practical - III

Graphic Designing In Applied Art - 1 st Year
A)  Adobe Photoshop   (Software)
1. Works pace and workflow/ interface  layout
• Workspace basics
• Panels and menus
• Tools
• Preferences
• Key shortcuts for new CS6 features
• Plug‐ins
• Presets
• Show or hide non‐printing Extras
• elements with snapping
• Positioning with the Ruler tool
• Specifying columns for an image
• Rulers
• Undo and history
• Customizing keyboard shortcuts
• Default keyboard shortcuts
• Grid and guides

2. Image and color basics
• Image essentials Image size and resolution
• Acquiring images from cameras and scanners
• Creating, opening, and importing images
• Viewing images
• Image information
• Choosing colors in the Color and Swatches panels
• Viewing multiple images
• Convert an image to Bitmap mode
• About color
• Choosing colors
• High dynamic range images  
• Blending modes
• Color modes
• Converting between color modes
• Customizing color pickers and swatches
• Understanding color management.

3. Layers
• Layer basics
• Managing layers
• Selecting, grouping, and linking layers
• Moving, stacking, and locking layers
• Copy CSS from layers | Creative Cloud
• Load selections from a layer or layer mask's boundaries
• Editing layer masks
• Masking layers with vector masks
• Combining multiple images into a group portrait
• Revealing layers with clipping masks
• Masking layers
• Knockout to reveal content from other layers
• Combine images with Auto‐Blend Layers
• Aligning layers
• Create and manage layers and groups
• Applying a Smart Filter
• Create Smart Objects
• Layer opacity and blending
• Blending modes
• Layer comps
• Layer effects and styles

4. Selecting
• Making selections
• Adjusting pixel selections
• Moving, copying, and deleting selected pixels
• Saving selections and alpha channel masks
• Selecting a color range in an image
• Making quick selections
• Selecting with the lasso tools
• Selecting with the marquee tools
• Duplicate split and merge channels
• Creating a temporary quick mask
• Channel basics
• Channel calculations
• Extract an object from its background

5. Image adjustment
• Understanding color adjustments
• High dynamic range images
• Convert a color image to black and white
• Adjusting image color and tone in CS6
• Adjust HDR exposure and toning
• Adjust color and tone with Levels and Curves eyedroppers
• Curves adjustment
• Adjust shadow and highlight detail
• Adjusting hue and saturation
• Adjusting image sharpness and blur
• Levels adjustment
• Quickly adjust black and white points
• Applying Color Balance adjustment
• Apply a Brightness‐Contrast adjustment
• Dodge or burn image areas
• Adjustment and fill layers
• Applying special color effects to images
• Making quick tonal adjustments
• Matching, replacing, and mixing colors
• Targeting images for press

6. Repair and restoration
• Content aware patch and move | CS6
• Retouching and repairing images
• Correcting image distortion and noise

7. Reshaping and transforming
• C r o p a n d s t r a i g h t e n p h o t o s 'X C S 6 • Transforming objects
• Adjusting crop, rotation, and canvas
• Content‐aware scaling
• Liquefy filter
• Free transformations of images shapes and paths
• Vanishing Point
• Warp images shapes and paths

8. Drawing and painting
• About drawing
• Drawing shapes
• Painting tools
• Brush presets
• Creating and modifying brushes
• Blending modes
• Creating textured brushes
• Adding dynamic elements to brushes
• Drawing or painting with a graphics tablet
• Painting with the Mixer Brush
• Painting with a pattern
• Painting stylized strokes with the Art History Brush
• Erasing parts of an image
• Managing pattern libraries and presets
• Creating patterns
• Draw a path that snaps to defined edges
• Drawing with the Pen tools
• Editing paths
• Adding color to paths
• Converting between paths and selection borders
• Filling and stroking selections, layers, and paths
• Generate a pattern using the Pattern Maker
• Gradients
• Managing paths

9. Text
• Creating type
• Editing text
• Creating type effects
• Formatting Characters
• Line and character spacing
• Formatting paragraphs

10. Filters and effects
• Photographic blur gallery | CS6
• Adaptive wide angle filter | CS6
• þÿ A d d L i g h t i n g E f f e c t s 'X C S 6 • Filter basics
• Filter effects reference
• Smudge image areas
• Oil Paint filter | CS6
• Add Lighting Effects (CS5)
• Applying specific filters
• Layer effects and styles

11. Saving and exporting
• Saving images
• File formats
• Supported file formats in Photoshop CS6
• Saving files in graphics formats
• Saving PDF files
• Creating web photo galleries
• Digimarc copyright protection

12. Printing
• Printing from Photoshop CS6
• Printing from Photoshop CS5
• Printing with color management in Photoshop CS6
• þÿ P r i n t i n g w i t h c o l o r m a n a g e m e n t 'X C S 5 • Contact Sheets and PDF Presentations in CS6
• Duotones
• Picture packages and contact sheets
• Printing images to a commercial printing press
• Printing spot colors

B) Adobe Illustrator  (Software)
1. Workspace/Introduction
• Workspace basics
• Customizing the workspace
• Tools
• Tool galleries
• Art board overview
• Files and templates
• Rulers, grids, guides, and crop marks
• Setting preferences
• Using multiple art boards
• Viewing artwork

2. Drawing
• Drawing basics
• Drawing simple lines and shapes
• Drawing pixel‐aligned paths for web workflows
• Drawing with the Pen, Pencil, or Flare tool
• Editing paths
• Adjust path segments
• Using Live Trace | CS5 and earlier
• Using Image Trace | CS6
• Symbolism tools and symbol sets
• Symbols

3. Color
• About color
• Selecting colors
• Using and creating swatches
• Color groups (harmonies)
• Adjusting colors

4. Painting
• About painting
• Painting with fills and strokes
• Brushes
• Transparency and blending modes
• Gradients
• Gradient panel and Gradient tool overview
• Apply or edit a gradient
• Stroke an object
• Meshes
• Patterns

5. Selecting and arranging  objects
• Selecting objects
• Grouping and expanding objects
• Moving, aligning, and distributing objects
• Rotating and reflecting objects
• Layers
• Locking, hiding, and deleting objects
• Duplicating objects
• Stacking objects

6. Reshaping objects
• Transforming objects
• Scaling, shearing, and distorting objects
• Reshape using envelopes
• Combining objects
• Cutting and dividing objects
• Clipping masks
• Creating shapes using Shape Builder Tool | CS6, CS5
• Blending objects
• Building new shapes using the Shape Builder tool
• Creating 3D objects
• Reshaping objects with effects

7. Importing , exporting and saving
• Adobe PDF options
• Creating Adobe PDF files
• Exporting artwork
• File information and metadata
• Importing Adobe PDF files
• Importing EPS, DCS, and AutoCAD files
• Importing artwork files
• Importing artwork from Photoshop
• Importing bitmap images
• Saving artwork

8. Type/ text
• Importing and exporting text
• Creating text
• Creating type on a path
• Scaling and rotating type
• Spelling and language dictionaries
• Fonts
• Character and paragraph styles
• Creating composite fonts
• Formatting paragraphs
• Formatting type
• Hyphenation and line breaks
• Line and character spacing
• Special characters
• Tabs
• Text and type

9. Creating  special effects
• Appearance attributes
• Working with effects
• Summary of effects
• Create a drop shadow
• Drop shadows, glows, and feathering
• Creating sketches and mosaics
• Graphic styles

10. Printing
• Setting up documents for printing
• Change the page size and orientation
• Printer’s marks and bleeds  
• Printing with color management
• Specify crop marks for trimming or aligning
• Overprinting
• Print presets
• Printing
• Printing and saving transparent artwork

11. Keyboard Shortcuts
• Customizing keyboard shortcuts
• Default keyboard shortcuts

Theory - III & Practical - III

Graphic Designing In Applied Art - 2nd Year
Project will be done as software (A / B)
Portfolio making and designing work practical using software – Photoshop and illustrator
Page Composition and Layout
. Book Composing
. Layout of Magazines & Newspaper
. Template Design

Campaign Design
• Brand names Designing,
• logos, symbol Designing,
• packaging designing,
• press- magazine advertisements designing,
• posters designing,
• hoardings designing,
• brochures designing,
• event design designing,
• websites Banners designing,
• FB posts designing
• E-Presentation


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