Online Diploma In Advanced Computer Arts (e-DACA)

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The advent of multimedia has had a profound impact on the various media services such as advertising, digital marketing, Web site development etc. In the present scenario, commercial artists who are familiar with computing technology have a wide range of opportunities in these market segments. 

Computer Artists can offer consultancy services to textile industry, fashion designers, the publishing industry, education and training industry, tourism development, industrial design. They can also provide visualization support to film-makers.

The internet and its diverse applications encompassing every field and aspect of life have created numerous opportunities for Web Page Designers. Besides Software Development Organizations, the Computer Animation Industry is in great need of Computer Artists. 

The unique Diploma in Advanced Computer Arts is undoubtedly a boon to the requirement of all these industries.
  • Creative & Skilled faculty
  • Unique Curriculum
  • Well Equipped Multimedia Studio cum Lab
  • Creative online Hands-On-Sessions
  • Picturesque Course Material
  • Informal and Interactive Work Environment
  • Rich Collection of Animation and Multimedia Case Studies
  • Specialized Technical Library
  • 10+2, M.F.A., B.F.A., B.Arch, G.D. Arts, Engineering, Science, Arts and Commerce stream or other equivalent degree or diploma holders in the field of Advertising, Commercial Arts, Painting, Sculpture, Textile, Fashion Designing, Interior Decoration OR
  • Students from other academic backgrounds having the artistic inclination and creative abilities are also encouraged to do this course. But they must qualify through the Entrance Test. 
  • Applicants need to have basic knowledge of using computers.
   Introduction to Computers, Power point presentation.
Photoshop: Conventional & Computer Art and Image Editing Techniques, Introduction to Photoshop interface, Concept of Layers,Tools selection types, Image Collage Techniques, Concept of Masking (Types of Masking), Introduction to Scanner, Digital and Painting (Brush, digital Tablet), Retouching Images (Clone Stamp, Healing brush, Patch Tool), Pixel Art and Gift, Adjustment layer, Typography.
Illustrator: Bitmap vs vector, Viewing/opening documents, Title bar info, New document specifications, RGB v CMYK, Navigation, Rulers, Guides and grids, Tool Panel: Tool bar, rawing simple shapes, Pen tool, Selections, Transforming shapes: Transforming shapes, Duplicating shapes & transformations, Type Tools: Selecting and creating type, Font usage, formatting, Type wrapping around objects, Converting to outlines, Object Relations: Basic fill, Basic strokes, Positioning, Alignment, Transparency, Saving and Exporting: Saving for various software imports, Bitmap vs vector export.
Interviews: What is a User Interview?, How to conduct interviews as per Context, Collect data from different people as per context, Observation: Interpretation of data which are collect in user interviews, Set focus and goals, Conceptual Model, User Model, Personas, Uses of personas in UX,

Scenarios, Scenarios describe the stories and context behind why a specific user or user group comes to your site,
Wireframe, Prototype, Visual design, User testing.
Basic HTML coding with Note Pad, Introduction to Dreamweaver user interface, Dreamweaver insert menu, Cascading style sheet, CSS3 properties, Dreamweaver spry Menu, Responsive, Javascript, jQuery, What is CMS?, What is prototypes?, Hybrid Development (Mobile + Web + Tablet), Design Thinking, AI, Chatbots, etc.
Digital Media (Content), Motion Graphic, Online Advertisement – (Flash, Adobe Edge, and Google Web Designer), Email Marketing – (Photoshop, HTML, CSS), Landing Pages – (Photoshop, HTML, CSS, Responsive, JS), Overview - How Digital Marketing works: Social Media, Content, Influencers, Remarketing.

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100 Hours  

The candidate can register for the course using an online application form by providing basic communication and education details of the candidates.

Mumbai Educational Trust - Institute of Information Technology
Bandra Reclamation, Gen. Arun Kumar Vaidya Chowk, Bandra (W), Mumbai
Maharashtra 400050
Contact Person
Mr. Nilesh Shirke
022 – 26440093
The total course fee is Rs. 70,000/- plus Goods and Service Tax as applicable currently @ 18%.

The course fee has to be paid in two installments as per the schedule.

  • The first installment is Rs. 10,000/- plus Goods and Service Tax as applicable currently @ 18%.
  • The second installment is Rs. 60,000/- plus Goods Service Tax as applicable currently @ 18%.

C-DAC’s Common Entrance Test

The C-DAC Common Entrance Test (CET) for the admission to Diploma in Advanced Computer Arts shall be conducted as per the given schedule on the website. The CET would be conducted manually at the centers mentioned in the application form. Candidate can undergo the examination at center after receipt of the application fees of Rs.600/- using online payment gateway.

The CET of three hours shall consist of test comprising of 5 questions. Each question shall carry twenty mark total of 100 marks. CET will test the visualization abilities, artistic skills and knowledge relating to communication media.


1. Exam for DACA will try to test the visualization abilities, artistic skills & knowledge relating to communication media.
2. Following type of questions will be included in the paper:

  • Visualization of story board (Series of pictures depicting a story)
  • Designing icons for communicating different concepts
  • Visualization of objects from different view points and
  • Descriptive questions (such as description of an event)

No special preparation is required for appearing for the CET. The students may bring pencils, pens and dry colour (Colour pencils or crayons only). It is not mandatory to use colours.

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Start Date of Online Registration and Application

15 Sept, 2020


Last Date of Online Registration, Application and Payment of Registration Fee

25 Sept, 2020

 25 Oct, 2020


Common Entrance Test

29 Sept, 2020

27 Oct, 2020


Announcement of Result

1 Oct, 2020

31 Oct, 2020


First Installment of Fees

9 Oct 2020

9 Nov, 2020


Second Installment of Fees

20 Nov, 2020

20 Nov, 2020


Commencement of Course

23 Nov, 2020

23 Nov, 2020