VIC 282◊ Portfolio Design and Production

4 credits

Advanced graphic design projects, planning and preparation of a professional portfolio are covered. Traditional portfolio "books" and a digital portfolio in web or multimedia format is submitted for successful completion. It is recommended that students take this course in their last semester of study and have developed a series of 25-50 images consisting of print, web or multimedia work for a portfolio. Each project will include production requirements for output. All aspects of production, from file formatting to binding are explored. Students will formally present portfolio work for review. A copy of all portfolio materials is submitted to the Visual Communication program on a CD. (formerly Portfolio Design)

Prerequisite: VIC 202◊, VIC 242◊, VIC 261

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 4 hours

(course fee required)