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B.Des in Graphic Design

Bachelors of Graphic & Animation Design - Course Overview

Visual communication through graphic design touches and shapes many aspects of modern life. From mobile apps and interactive posters to pop-up shows and global branding – graphic design is everywhere. Graphic design degrees at Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University prepare students for an exciting career that can take them on many diverse paths. The Graphic Design discipline is a very important tool for communicating through effective design solutions. Swarrnim School of Designs is one of the most creative Graphic and Animation Designing Institute in Ahmedabad that primarily focus on Visual illustration, Photography, Storytelling, Sequential drawing and keyframing, scriptwriting and animation, editing and sound design, modelling, texture and lighting as well as different rendering techniques in its course content. Our course embraces the recent advancements, developments, and changes undergone by the creative industries. Students are challenged to develop their creative voice with guidance from our staff and support from state-of-the-art facilities. During the studies, they will have access to photographic studios, an extensive art and design library, dark rooms, workshops with technical support, and much more.

Course structure

Year/ Semester

Subject Code

Subject Name

Credit

1st Year

Semester - 1

33020101

Basics of Design – I

9

33020102

Visual Literacy – I

9

33020103

Workshop - I

9

 

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

3

 

1st Year

Semester - 2

33020201

Basics of Design - II

9

33020202

Visual Literacy – II

9

33020203

Workshop - II

9

 

Introduction to Innovation & Ideation

3

       

2nd Year

Semester - 3

33020301

Design Project – I

12

33020302

Basic Audio Literacy

3

33020303

History of Western Art

2

33020304

Sequential Drawing and Key Framing

2

33020305

Fundamental of Story Telling

3

33020306

Fundamental of Script Writing

3

33020307

Computer Basics - I

3

 

Business Model (Plan and Execution)

2

       

2nd Year

Semester - 4

33020401

Design Project – II

8

33020402

History of Graphics and Animation Design

2

33020403

Computer Basics – II

5

33020404

Photography and Key Framing

3

33020405

Technical triad of film making – cinematography,

Editing and sound design

3

33020406

Technical triad of film making – editing

and sound design

3

 

New Venture Creation

3

       

3rd Year

Semester - 5

33020501

Design Project – III

12

33020502

Web Based Animation

4

33020503

Advanced Modelling – Props and Set

3

33020504

Character Modelling

3

33020505

Texture and Lighting

3

33020506

Visual Storey telling and Infography Drawings

3

 

Scaling Up the Venture

2

       

3rd Year

Semester - 6

33020601

Design Project – VI

12

33020602

Print Production Workflow

4

33020603

Fashion Illustration concepts

3

33020604

Production and Rigging

3

33020605

Character and Facial Animation

3

33020606

Camera Techniques and Rendering

3

 

Growth & Expansion of the Venture

2

       

4th Year

Semester - 7

33020701

Design Project – V

12

33020702

Transmedia Strategy and Production

3

33020703

Post Production

3

33020704

Corporate Design – Integrated Branding

3

33020705

User Interface and Experience Design

3

33020706

Digital Media – Video Shooting and Editing

3

33020707

VFX

3

       

4th Year

Semester - 8

33020801

Internship/ Practical Training

30

 

Key feature

In India, generally focus remains either on Graphics or on Animation, which eventually creates very narrowly focused professionals with particular software application skills, and hence in the field of graphics and animation, there are very few professionals who owned both the skills. Swarrnim has adopted a different approach and by doing so we become one of its kind Graphic and Animation Designing Institute in Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad. We are focusing on the same and delivering the Graphics as well as Animation techniques teaching to their students which eventually opens up a very large platform for students in the professional field. Project work is the core feature of the study from the first year to help our students learn to communicate your ideas. Students are exposed to a series of problem-solving tasks in branding, typography, magazine design, editorial design, advertising, art direction, and plenty more.

Career Outcome

Four years Graduation programme at the leading Graphic and Animation Designing Institute in Ahmedabad will provide a platform for students to be absorbed in national and international Graphics and Animation firms as well as in media, developing animation movies and games based on their interests. The Graphic and Animation Design degree of Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University has an excellent reputation within the design industry and has very strong links with art and design employers. Swarrnim’s Placement cell is working day and night to make sure that students get appropriate opportunities during and after completion of course in the form of internship and placements. Many of our students undertake placements at top design companies in their second year and our industry partners support us with live projects and give visiting lectures. Hundreds of art and design agencies, organisations and other employers also attend our final year degree show each year. Moreover, studies at Swarrnim are supplemented by Incubation Center. Those creative minds who would like to start their businesses get complete support like mentorship, finance, infrastructure, etc. by the Swarrnim Incubation Center.

Why Study at Swarrnim?

Design has the power to define imagination that works beyond creative innovation. Here at Swarrnim Design School students harness their creativity and knowledge in innovative thinking through incubating those ideas on a practical terminology. Swarrnim School of Design is the only Graphic and Animation Designing Institute in Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad who has adopted the innovative approach in developing the course curriculum. We provide knowledge and ideas that will combine creativity with insights. A design course could lead to a future in Fashion, Interiors, Product, Architecture, and Graphics industry. In the integrated application of technology and its workflow process designing has always played an important role in the digital age to transform design practices with greater revolution. Learning by doing, interdisciplinary interaction with other disciplines of Design at Swarrnim, enhance their abilities to work with a team and as a professional Individual.

Eligibility

Completed standard 12th and University Entrance Exam.

Course Duration

4 years

How to Apply

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