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B.F.A. (Applied Arts) or Bachelor of Fine Arts in Applied Arts is an undergraduate Fine Arts course. It is a four years program of study in a specialisation of Fine Arts which deals with the application of design and aesthetics to objects of function and everyday use. An integrated course is offered in the first year, and the remaining three years are allocated for specialisation in Applied Arts. In other words, B.F.A. (Applied Arts) is a degree that trains a student in the fields of industrial design, graphic design, fashion design, interior design, advertising, decorative art, functional art, architecture and photography, etc. The B.F.A. (Applied arts) degree course gives full exposure to print media, advertising and electronic media.

Course Duration : 4 years

Number of Seats : 60 seats

Examination Pattern : Annual Pattern A.T.K.T. for Group-I (Theory) Subjects for only one consequate attempt.

Eligibility : H.S.C. Examination OR Equivalent With minimum 45 % aggregate (40 % for reserved category).
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Entrance Examination : MH-AAC-CET conducted by Directorate of Art (DOA), Maharashtra State.

Medium of Instruction : English

Fees : As prescribed by Rules of University of Pune &  Dr. D. Y. Patil Pratishthan
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  • BFA – Applied Art is a 4 year, annual pattern program with Dissertation / Industrial project in Final Year. The course delivers a splendid mixture of practical subjects & allied advertising subjects. The course is approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) & affiliated to the University of Pune.

 

  • First Year: B.F.A. Applied Art

  • Theory Subjects: Group I

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

a. Theory of Communication Design

b. Colour Theory

 

60

30

06

05

03

40

60

2

Theory of Media Studies

 

60

06

03

40

60

Practical Subjects: Group II

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Drawing

 

160

20

05

40

60

2

Fundamentals of Design

2D Design

 

120

15

10

40

60

3

Fundamentals of Design

3D Design

 

90

5

10

40

60

4

Basic Calligraphy

Lettering Typography

 

120

12

05

40

60

5

Signs and Symbols

 

160

10

10

40

60

6

Poster

 

120

6

10

40

60

Not for Examination

7

Photography

 

40

06

-

-

-

Total

 

 

960

 

92

 

 

320 + 480=800

 

Second Year : B.F.A. Applied Art

Theory Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Theory of Communication Design

60

06

03

40

60

Practical Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Drawing

 

75

06

05

40

60

2

Illustration

 

75

04

10

40

60

3

Advance Typography

 

80

06

10

40

60

4

Advance Photography

 

80

06

05

40

60

5

Communication Design-

Identity Design

 

120

08

10

40

60

6

Communication Design-

Merchandising

 

120

06

10

40

60

7

Communication Design-

Print media for

Advertising-1

 

80

06

10

40

60

8

Communication Design-

Print media for Advertising-2

80

06

10

40

60

Not for Examination

 

10

Applied Perspective(Studies from your environment (hand- drawn/ photographic)

50

04

10

Not for Examination

10

11

Print & Production

60

06

10

Not for Examination

11

Total

 

 

960

 

64

 

 

320 + 480=800

 

Third Year : B.F.A. Applied Art

Theory Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

History of Visual Communication

60

06

03

40

60

2

Advertising Art and Ideas

60

06

03

40

60

Practical Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Drawing

150

10

10

40

60

2

Press /
Magazine

80

04

15

40

60

3

Poster /
Hoarding

80

04

15

40

60

4

Direct Mail /
P.O.S. / P.O.P

80

04

15

40

60

5

Book Design

80

04

15

40

60

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

Elective *

300

08

15

40

60

Not For Examination

 

Story Board

30

02

-

-

-

 

* Electives – 1. Digital Publishing 2. Illustration 3. Photography 4. Visualization 5. Exhibition Design and Display

Final Year B. F. A.

Theory Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Theory Of Advertising

60

06

03

40

60

2

Dissertation

60

01

-

-

100

3

Viva – Voce

-

-

-

-

50

Not For Examination

4

Research Methodology

20

02

 

 

 

 

Practical Subjects Practical Subjects

Sr. No

 

Subject

 

No. of

hrs.

(annual)

 

No. of Assignments

 

Examination Duration

(Hours)

Class work*

(Out of)

Annual Examination

(Out of)

For Examination

1

Communication Design I

Advertising Design

 

300

06

25

80

120

2

Communication Design II

*Branding & Corporate

Identity Program

*Publication Design

* Educational Design

* Environmental Design

* Web / Visual Interface Design

 

300

06

25

80

120

3

Elective

 

220

06

25

60

90

 

*Electives

1. Digital Publishing

2.Illustration

3. Photography

4.Visulazation

5. Exhibition Design & Display

6. Typography

 

  • Program Structure/Syllabus

  • Program /Syllabus for BFA Applied Arts for academic year 2015-16

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