|Correspondence Course / Module / Contents|
|Drawing and Design|
Basic fundamentals of Drawing
This is very important book for those students who are weak in drawing skills. This book helps to improve drawing skill.
Basics of Drawing, Perspective, Composition, Shading techniques and Rendering textures, Light and shadow, tools and musical instruments, Cross Section, Exploded view of objects Human figures, Drawing the head, Human body in motion, Drawing of Birds, Drawing of Animals, Caricature, Animation.
Design Development & Concept (Creative Ability )
Only drawing skill is not important for cracking any design aptitude exam. You need to have good design concept. This book will help you to improve your designing skills. It will include Design concepts, how to design with concepts and presentation of concept/idea on paper.
Elements of Design: Line, Shape, Form, Colour, Pattern, Texture, Principles of Design: Balance, Rhythm, Proportion, Unity, Contrast, Optical illusion, Doodling as a creative process, Visual communication (Typography/ lettering, poster design, logo design, Symbols and pictograms), Designing patterns and motifs, Designing Apparel and Accessories, Design process and concepts, Creative thinking, Object Analysis & Enlargement.
This module will give full knowledge of colours- psychology, and colour applications.
Colour Theory – Colour Introduction, Colour Vocabulary, Colour Wheel, Warm Colours,
Cool Colours, Colour Schemes, Colour Psychology
Book for memory drawing with around 50 sketches
100 mock test questions
100 mock test questions designed by NIDians and NIFTians according to last year’s papers. These questions have been designed keeping the changing pattern of exams in mind and type of questions that can be asked.
|ODC (other Design colleges )papers|
Past papers or sample papers of other design colleges
UID, PEARL, DSK, MIT, ITM, SOFT, SRISHTI, SYMBIOSIS, NICC, G.D.Goenka, ISDI Parsons, The Design Village, IIAD, D J Academy, FDDI
|General Ability test|
Book on Quantitative Ability
Book on General Knowledge and current affair
Book on Verbal reasoning
Book on Non-verbal reasoning
Book on English comprehension & Communication Ability
Resources CD: sketch, perspective, colour theory, colour composition, human action, exploded diagrams, inspiration, line sketching, logo, poster design, creative design etc.(FREE)