Bachelors in Computer Arts

Objectives

  • This program is designed to develop and nurture creative abilities and instincts of student’s through experimentation and innovative practices.

  • Our objective is to enrich our university & cultural community of the region by strengthening and improving our position in the realm of Arts & Design.

  • BCA program is specifically structured keeping in view the current status of the field in Pakistan as these are in great demand by leading enterprises in building industry, advertising consultancy ,product design, editorial design and moving image media.

  • To Develop strong communication skills with due emphasis on creative problem solving abilities along with an introduction to design techniques and principles to provide the advance skills necessary to enter this growing professional field.

  • To demonstrate understanding of the core areas of design ,3d animation, graphic tools.

 

Scheme of Study

Duration:

08 Semesters (4 years)

Courses:

126 Credits

Projects/Thesis

09 Credits

Internship

Non Credit

Total

135 Credits

SEMESTER WISE COURSE PLAN

Semester-1

Course Code

Course(s)

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

DRG 130

Drawing-I

3

3

Eng 101

English- I (theoretical)

3

3

CA 121

History of  Arts-I (theoretical)

3

3

CA 101

Basic Design

3

3

COMP 132

Basic Computer Skills

3

3

CA 335

Drafting

3

3

Semester-2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

DRG 230

Drawing-II

3

3

ENG 201

English-II  (theoretical)

3

3

PST 101

Pakistan Studies

3

3

CA 122

History of Arts-II (theoretical)

3

3

CA132

Graphic Design

3

3

IST 101

Islamic Studies (theoretical)

3

3

Semester-3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

DRG 330

Drawing III

3

3

COM 101

Communication Skills (theoretical)

3

3

CA 123

Computer Graphics-I

3

3

CA 109

Photography-I

3

3

CA 134

Basic Video Production

3

3

CA 399

Intro to Graphic tools

3

3

Semester-4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

CA 430

Drawing –IV

3

3

CA 209

Photography-II

3

3

CA 234

Computer Graphics II

3

3

ENG 401

Research Methodology (theoretical)

3

3

CA 135

Animation I

3

3

CA 410

Advance Graphic Tools

3

3

Semester-5 (Major in Animation)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

ADRG 530

Drawing –V

3

3

CA 232

Character Building

3

3

CA 244

3D Animation I

3

3

CA 308

Video production & Digital Video Tools

3

3

CA 129

Animation-II

3

3

CA 400

Illustration 

3

3

Semester-5 (Major in Graphics)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

ADRG 530

Drawing –V

3

3

CA 370

Typography

3

3

CA 236

Campaign Development-I

3

3

CA 400

Illustration

3

3

CA 475

Product  Design

3

3

CA 308

Video production & Digital Video Tools

3

3

Semester-6 (Major in Animation)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

ADRG 630

Drawing VI

3

3

CA 323

Web design I

3

3

CA 309

 Advance video and Digital  tools

3

3

CA 432

3d Animation – II

3

3

CA 334

Animation – III 

3

3

CA 331

Project  Management

3

3

Semester-6 (Major in Graphics)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

ADRG 630

Drawing-VI

3

3

CA 309

Advance video and Digital  tools

3

3

CA 411

Advance Advertising

3

3

CA 436

Campaign Development II

3

3

CA 331

Project  Management

3

3

CA323

Web design  I  

3

3

Semester-7 (Major in Graphics)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

CA 437

Final Project I (Graphics)

3

3

CA 432

Web design II

3

3

CA 233

Desktop Publishing

3

3

CA 133

User Interface Design

3

3

CA 439

Compositing and Effects

3

3

CA 538

Art Appreciation

3

3

Semester-7 (Major in Animation)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

CA 437

Final Project I

3

3

CA 432

Web design II

3

3

CA 535

3D Animation III

3

3

CA 133

User Interface Design

3

3

CA 439

Compositing and Effects

3

3

CA 434

Animation IV

3

3

Semester-8 (Animation/ Graphics)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Lecture Hours

CA 537

Final Project II

3

3

CA 500

Thesis

6

3


Teaching Method and Assessment

Coursework, quizzes, examinations, thesis, computer/ studio projects, group projects, market surveys/sample boards, site analysis, presentations / juries, exhibitions and reports.