While OPUS provides quality grooming to NID aspirants, it is imperative to focus on the set of books being followed by candidates appearing for the competitive test. Without the help of proper study materials, it becomes difficult for aspirants to prepare well. At least a set of 10 books covering various aspects of the NID entrance exam should be followed by students. These books are not only elaborate and comprehensive but also structured with precision to meet the NID exam pattern.
NID Study Materials
There are a few books on the Creative Aptitude test, General Aptitude, English, and Logical Reasoning. A separate book on General awareness fits your needs. Besides, there are books on previous years solved question bank of NID with suggested answers. Sectional assignments on the creative aptitude test, lateral thinking, doodles, and mock test papers for NID with suggested answers also make the task of preparation easier for you. At least you are fairly well-acquainted with the inner architecture of the examination.
NID Preparation Tips 2018
Try a book which offers an introduction to basic drawing fundamentals – lines and shapes, gradation chart, colour theory, colour schemes, and colour compositions, still life drawings, eye levels, symmetrical drawing concepts, perspective, object drawings inspired from daily life.
Move to the next book that offers knowledge regarding human body, anatomy, proportions, divisions, basic and advanced human drawings, hands and feet study, and animal and bird study along with practical exercises. Another book in the list is dedicated to creative and exploratory stuff. Colour rendering and design, inspiring design, tools of advertisement-visual communication, grid collages, metamorphosis, a study of objects and lateral thinking. Follow the book which offers details regarding imagination and expression considered to be tough areas for students. Story illustrations, pictograms, signage, geometrical and design exercise, for instance.
You need interactive and emotive content to prepare for NID exam. And an exercise book is what you need to follow. Practice exercises on the topic mentioned in the creative books to develop a compositional sense, placement of different users proportionally, drawing of human figures of different postures, action, and age groups, sense of solutions required in terms of solutions of different design entrance exam.
Communication and English comprehension also require attention, not just design. Follow a book compiling synonyms, idioms, phrases, and one-word substitutes, with exercises to comprehend a given passage. A book on analytical ability tests the candidate’s inference and logic from the given information. This includes analogy, logical sequences, and visual reasoning. Finally, a book on general awareness completes the big list. This includes topics on general awareness and the compilation includes awards, honours, the culture of India and national facts and figures.
What Opus Offers
OPUS offers well-designed course content for NID. Industry experts and NID alumni are actively involved in the process of formulating the course content. All areas are covered in depth. There are guidelines for solving the questions focusing on the basics of sketching. There is a solved question bank with suggested answers. Confidence is built in students from the basic level when it comes to solving problems. Mock and full-length tests with analysis help in gauging the candidate’s performance and locating flaws in preparation. Moreover, students get online support via mail to share doubts and problems.
These ten study materials are crucial for your preparation for NID 2018 exam. OPUS urges aspirants to pay adequate attention and avail the best grooming from the leading institute for the competitive exam.