First semester of a two-semester capstone course experience for BFA Graphic Design majors. Prepares students in all areas of their portfolio and professional career development. Includes portfolio organization and assessment, job market possibilities, resume and cover letter writing, making effective presentations, guidelines for pricing and selling work, and ethics considerations in the workplace in graphic design. Also covers the primary planning stages and project delineation for the Senior BFA Exhibit, to be completed in the spring semester (Graphic Design VI). Design professionals are invited to present special topics and critique work during semester. Additional course fee required. Falls. Prerequisite(s): application to and acceptance by the BFA Portfolio Committee.
*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.