Apr 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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GDSN 247 - Digital Portfolio Preparation

Credit(s): 4

In this course, students develop a unique identity and branding to showcase examples of both graphic design and web technology pieces in preparation for the job market. A cohesive design will be displayed through a resume, business card, leave behind, print portfolio, and digital portfolio. This capstone course prepares Graphic Design and Web Technology students for the job market by teaching interviewing skills and independent contract techniques. (Spring Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Design a unique identity and branding for a professional resume, business cards, leave behinds, print portfolio, and digital portfolio for a defined audience and purpose.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of effective resume writing and interviewing skills.
  • Apply team work skills while working interacting with diverse groups.
  • Display strong leadership, communication, and confidence skills.
  • Collaborate with others in complicated, dynamic, and/or ambiguous situations.

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