Portfolio PREPARATION Quarter Schedule

Week 1:

Intro, portfolio requirements, schedule


Week 2:

Due:

Schedule due. Tracking handout filled out, sequenced.

Business card and project art direction.

Lecture: Website and domain name options.


Week 3:

Due:

Business cards: demonstrate that they have been ordered via email receipt.

Project art direction.


Week 4:

Due:

Project 1 ART DIRECTED:

signature sheet item initialed. Ready for production and mounting.


Week 5:

Due:

Project 1 SIGNED: 

The items are signed only if the projects are mounted, bound or are otherwise appropriate for final submission. Project statements are complete, error free, designed in keeping with the student’s business cabinet.

Website domain name and platform or hosting purchased.

Receipt shared with instructor, domain name added to portfolio student roster.

Project art direction.

Note: students who have failed to complete any of the following items will earn a FAILING grade at midterm:

  1. Project 1 SIGNED
  2. Archival Box
  3. Business Cards

Week 6:

Due:

Project 2 ART DIRECTED:

signature sheet item initialed. Ready for production and mounting.

Project and website art direction.


Week 7:

Due:

Project 2 SIGNED.

The items are signed only if the projects are mounted, bound or are otherwise appropriate for final submission. Project statements are complete, error free, designed in keeping with the student’s business cabinet.

Project and website art direction.


Week 8:

Due:

Resume- art directed an initialed on signature sheet.

Project 3 ART DIRECTED:

signature sheet item initialed. Ready for production and mounting.

Graduating AAA students: Portfolio Day Invitations due

Graduating AAA students: invitation mailing list due

Week 8 is the last week to introduce a new project.

Project art direction, portfolio website art direction.

Lecture: Portfolio Day explanation.


Week 9:

Due:

Project 3 SIGNED.

The items are signed only if the projects are mounted, bound or are otherwise appropriate for final submission. Project statements are complete, error free, designed in keeping with the student’s business cabinet.

Project art direction, portfolio website art direction.


Week 10:

Due:

Project 4 ART DIRECTED:


Week 11:

Due:

Project 4 SIGNED.

The items are signed only if the projects are mounted, bound or are otherwise appropriate for final submission. Project statements are complete, error free, designed in keeping with the student’s business cabinet.