JEE Main 2015 – Syllabus for Architecture Aptitude Test
1. Freehand drawing
This would comprise of simple drawing depicting the total object in its right form and proportion, surface texture, relative location and details of its component parts in appropriate scale; Common domestic or day-to-day life usable objects like furniture, equipment, etc., from memory.
2. Geometrical drawing
Exercises in geometrical drawing containing lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, circles etc.; Study of plan (top view), elevation (front or side views) of simple solid objects like prisms, cones, cylinders, cubes, splayed surface holders etc.
3. Three dimensional perception
Understanding and appreciation of three-dimensional forms with building elements, color, volume and orientation; Visualization through structuring objects in memory.
4. Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity
Composition exercise with given elements; Context mapping; Creativity check through innovative uncommon test with familiar objects; Sense of color grouping or application.
5. Architectural awareness
General interest and awareness of famous architectural creations – both national and international, places and personalities (architects, designers, etc.) in the related domain.