B.A. Communication Design (UI/UX) with a Certificate in Graphic Design

Course Overview

Our Bachelor of Arts in Communication Design (UI/UX) program, combined with a Certificate in Graphic Design, offers an immersive educational experience that merges the worlds of visual communication, user interface (UI), and user experience (UX) design. This comprehensive program is meticulously designed to prepare students for successful careers in the dynamic field of design, equipping them with a broad spectrum of skills and knowledge.

Course Commencement

Date : August 2024

Course Highlights
  • Duration of Study: 4 Years (8 semesters)
Eligibility

The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science or Commerce from PUC / ISC / CBSE or an equivalent board. A course recognized as equivalent thereto by the University.

Career Path
  1. Critical Reasoning & Problem Solving
  2. Creativity & Design
  3. Technical Knowledge
  4. Software & Technology
  5. Organized Planning & Management
  6. Communication
  7. Learning
Curriculum Structure

Courses inside B.A. Communication Design (UI/UX) with a Certificate in Graphic Design after the Foundation Year (First Year) are as below:

Candidates admitted into the B.A. programs in Communication Design undergo a common Foundation Year. Students are introduced to developing their design sensibilities with several experiential opportunities. The courses they will experience this through are:

Semester 1
  1. History of Design
  2. Design Study
  3. Design Lab: Image Editing Techniques
  4. Drawing Skills
  5. Language Courses
  6. Mind Management and Human Values
Semester 2
  1. Drawing Skill: Life Study
  2. Undertaking Visual Research
  3. Storytelling - Developing Visual Narrative
  4. Video and Audio editing
  5. Language Courses
  6. Mind Management and Human Values
  7. Research and Entrepreneurship Project

Semester 3
  1. DESIGN COMMUNICATION & VISUALIZING IDEAS OR COGNITIVE ERGONOMICS: TOOLS & TECHNIQUES
  2. ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
  3. USER RESEARCH METHODS AND APPLICATION
  4. Human Computer Interaction
  5. Elements of User Interface Design
  6. INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE
  7. DIGITAL TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES
Semester 4
  1. STORYBOARD DESIGN
  2. INDIAN CONSTITUTION
  3. USER CENTERED DESIGN
  4. INTERACTION DESIGN
  5. USABILITY TESTING AND EVALUATION OR USABILITY ENGINEERING
  6. UI GUIDELINES AND APPLICATIONS (INCLUDING NOTIFICATION AND DIALOG DESIGN)

Semester 5
  1. Product design & lifecycle management OR ERGONOMICS AND ANTHROPOMETRY
  2. DESIGN THINKING AND CONTEXTUAL APPLICATION
  3. SERVICE DESIGN AND TASK FLOW
  4. Wireframing & Prototyping
  5. UX DESIGN FOR FUTURISTIC TECHNOLOGIES
  6. Designing for Web
  7. EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
Semester 6
  1. WRITING FOR DIGITAL MEDIA / CONTENT OR DATA ANALYTICS AND DATA VISUALIZATION
  2. SYSTEM ANALYSIS & INFORMATION DESIGN
  3. Designing for Mobile
  4. DESIGN & ETHNOGRAPHY OR | Cognitive Psychology in UX
  5. Design for Game
  6. E-COMMERCE

Semester 7
  1. ADVANCE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 1
  2. COLLABORATIVE PROJECT
  3. Foreign Language 1
Semester 8
  1. ADVANCE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2
  2. Foreign Language 2

Note:
Courses on offer are subject to change between semesters or academic years depending on relevant recommendations from experts in industry, academia and other important stakeholders

Exploring Opportunities Following B.A

Graduates of our program are well-equipped for a variety of design roles, including �

  1. UI/UX Designer
  2. Graphic Designer
  3. Web Designer
  4. Art Director
  5. Brand Identity Specialist
  6. Interactive Designer
  7. User Researcher
  8. Information Architect
  9. Content Strategist
  10. Illustrator
  11. Packaging Designer
  12. Publication Designer

Whether it's creating user-friendly digital interfaces, developing visual content, specializing in web design, leading design teams, crafting brand identities, or designing interactive experiences, our program prepares you for a dynamic and rewarding career in the design field, with expertise spanning both digital and print media.


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