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Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B.Des. programme)Semester I – A.Y. 2018-19 onwards
Sr.
No.
Course
Code
Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK111 Drawing I 4.5 3
2 DSK112 Geometric Construction 2D 4.5 3 1.00
3 DSK113 Colour 4.5 3 1.00
4 DSK114 Elements of Design I 4.5 3 1.00
5 DSK115 Introduction to Basic Materials I 4.5 3 1.00
6 DPR111 Design and Environment 7.5 5 1.00
7 DTH111 History of Design I 1 1.5 2 1.00
8 DTH112 Design Case Studies 1 1.5 2 1.00
Total 2 33 24
L: Lectures,   P/S: Practicals-Studio,   T: Tutorial,   C: Credits,   CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%)

Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B.Des. programme)Semester II – A.Y. 2018-19 onwards
Sr.
No.
Course
Code
Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK121 Drawing II 4.5 3 1.00
2 DSK122 Geometric Construction 3D 4.5 3 1.00
3 DSK123 Basic Typography 3 2 1.00
4 DSK124 Elements of Design II 6 4 1.00
5 DSK125 Introduction to Basic Materials II 4.5 3 1.00
6 DPR126 Imaging Techniques – Basic 3 2 1.00
7 DTH120 Design  Process 4.5 3 1.00
8 DTH121 History of Design II 1 1.5 2 1.00
Total 1 31.5 22
L: Lectures, P/S: Practicals-Studio, T: Tutorial, C: Credits, CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%)

Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B. Des. programme – Communication Design)
Semester III – A.Y. 2018-19 on wards
Sr.
No.
Course Code Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK211 Typography II & Layout Design 4.5 3 1.00
2 DSK212 Printing & Production Techniques I 3 2 1.00
3 DSK213 Imaging Techniques II 3 2 1.00
4 DSK214 Introduction to Graphic Software I 4.5 3 1.00
5 DSK215 Illustration Design I 3 2 1.00
6 DTH211 Communication Theory I 1.5 2 1.00
7 DPR211 Identity Design I 6 5 1.00
8 DPR212 Communication Design I: Poster Design 1 4.5 3 1.00
Total 1 30 22
* Field Courses
9 DFO120 **Summer Apprenticeship 160 Hrs. 4 1.00
Total 4
Grand Total Credits 26
L: Lectures, P/S: Practicals-Studio, T: Tutorial, C: Credits, CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%)

LPW: Laboratory / Project Work / Studio Work

* Field Course: Students will work a minimum of 8 hours each day at whichever site they are

** Summer Apprenticeship: 1 Week = 40hours = 1 Credit



Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B. Des. programme – Industrial Design)
Semester III – A.Y. 2018-19 on wards
Sr.
No.
Course Code Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK216 Visualization & Representation I 4.5 3 1.00
2 DSK217 Elements of Form & Space- 2D 3 2 1.00
3 DSK218 Materials & Processes I – Metal & Wood 4.5 3 1.00
4 DSK219 Imaging Techniques II 3 2 1.00
5 DSK220 Introduction to Graphic Software 4.5 3 1.00
6 DTH216 History of Objects I 1 1.5 2 1.00
7 DTH217 Ergonomics 1 1 1.5 2 1.00
8 DPR216 Design Project I: Simple Product Design & Prototype Making 7.5 5 1.00
Total 2 30 22
* Field Courses
9 DFS100 * Summer Apprenticeship – 4 Weeks 160 Hrs. 4 1.00
Total 4
Grand Total Credits 26
L: Lectures, P/S: Practicals-Studio, T: Tutorial, C: Credits, CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%),

LPW: Laboratory / Project Work / Studio Work

* Field Course: Students will work a minimum of 8 hours each day at whichever site they are

** Summer Apprenticeship: 1 Week = 40hours = 1 Credit


Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B. Des. programme – Communication Design)
Semester IV – A.Y. 2018-19 on wards
Sr.
No.
Course Code Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK221 Typography III & Layout Design 4.5 3 1.00
2 DSK222 Illustration Design II 4.5 3 1.00
3 DSK220 Environmental Graphics 4.5 3 1.00
4 DSK225 Introduction to Moving Images I 4.5 3 1.00
5 DTH221 Communication Theory II 1 4.5 4 1.00
6 DPR221 Identity Design II 2 7.5 7 1.00
Total 3 30 23
* Field Courses
7 DFO200 Summer Internship- Apprenticeship 6 Weeks 240 Hrs. 6 1.00
8 DSP200 Business Communication 1 0 1.00
Total
Grand Total Credits 3 32.5 23
L: Lectures, P/S: Practicals-Studio, T: Tutorial, C: Credits, CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%)

LPW: Laboratory / Project Work / Studio Work

* Field Course: Students will work a minimum of 8 hours each day at whichever site they are

** Summer Apprenticeship: 1 Week = 40 hours = 1 Credit


Nirma University
Department of Design
Teaching & Examination Scheme of (B. Des. programme – Industrial Design)
Semester III – A.Y. 2018-19 on wards
Sr.
No.
Course Code Course Title Teaching Scheme (Total Hours) Examination Scheme
L P/S T C Component Weightage
CE P SEE
1 DSK 226 Visualization & Representation II 7.5 5 1.00
2 DSK 227 Elements of Form & Space- 3D 4.5 3 1.00
3 DSK 228 Materials & Processes II – Plastics 3 2 1.00
4 DTH 226 History of Objects II 1 4.5 4 1.00
5 DTH 228 Ergonomics II 1.5 1 1.00
6 DPR 226 Design Project II: Simple Mechanical Device & Prototype Making 2 9 8 1.00
Total 3 30 23
* Field Courses
7 DFS 200 Summer Apprenticeship- 6 Weeks** 240 Hrs. 6 1.00
8 DSP 200 Business Communication 1 0 1.00
Total 3 31 23
Grand Total Credits
L: Lectures, P/S: Practicals-Studio, T: Tutorial, C: Credits, CE: Continuous Evaluation+ Semester End Jury (80%+20%)

LPW: Laboratory / Project Work / Studio Work

* Field Course: Students will work a minimum of 8 hours each day at whichever site they are

** Summer Apprenticeship: 1 Week = 40hours = 1 Credit