ART 4405 Graphic Design V: Portfolio Development 0/6/3
Prerequisite: ART 4404 with a minimum grade of C
Portfolio development. Students refine projects created in previous coursework for possible inclusion in a professional interview portfolio and design an identity/brand for themselves. Applying previously learned methods of brand development, these skills will be applied to professional self-promotion by employing combination of type and image, organization or large amounts of text in a sequential format consistent application of personal brand identity, logo design and strong conceptual content. Projects include a comprehensive development of a resume, interview portfolio and simple personal web site (in conjunction with Web Design Course). Common professional practices are discussed as are technical print production and printing issues. Students are expected to develop a comprehensive presentation of their skills for inclusion in a group show at the end of the semester.