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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
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VCT 2029 - Portfolio Development - Interactive Media

Credits: 1
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: In this hands-on, project-oriented course, students improve their digital interactive portfolio created in the Flash Interactive Media II class. This goal will be achieved by assembling/creating content from advanced courses. The portfolio will then be prepared for delivery on both the Internet and CD/DVD-ROM. Presentation techniques, identifying portfolio-worthy content, and rsum suggestions will be stressed.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): VCT 1027 , VCT 2021 , VCT 2026  (or concurrent enrollment) or consent of instructor.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Authoring your multimedia portfolio
  2. Cover letter and résumé
  3. Creating/ assembling the best work for your multimedia portfolio
  4. Presentation is key
  5. The importance of the portfolio in visual communications

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. discuss the importance of a portfolio in the job market.
  2. identify portfolio-worthy content.
  3. recognize the importance of presentation in the construction of an interactive media portfolio.
  4. apply industry standard applications and techniques to create an interactive media portfolio.

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