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Process VI
First Day of Classes.

- Overview of Course Booklet

Homework:
1. Fill out career expectations, projects, and components (pencil)

Print out all projects grayscale, size to fit on a 8.5x11 or 11x17 for review at individual meeting(s).

2. Using the AVA Classes server or VPN link off the syllabi page... Go to AVA Classes GRDSN221... create a folder (lastname_firstname) in Temp.

Portfolio


IN CLASS:

1. Hand out branding exercise


2. Hand out 1st project: Email, Cover letter, Resume, Business card

3. Hand out research exercise:


HOMEWORK:

1. Using Indeed.com A) Research job announcements and descriptions you are interested in.

B) Create and activate multiple job titles to receive email notifications.

C) Print out one job description you are interested in applying for or to use on the cover letter project and bring to the next class.

Note: You should have completed a resume in 3rd Quarter (or have an updated resume). Use this content as a starting point.


2. Fill out "Branding Questionaire"


Process VI

1. Using the Assessment Booklet… fill out the career expectations and fill out the project listing

2. Identify five pieces of work that support you career expectations. You will discuss these in a Preflight format on Friday. Use laser prints, existing printed work, or display on a laptop/tablet.

3. Start on copy for your resume. Print out and hand in at the end of the class session.

Main areas to be filled out are:

  • Name, Title, Address, E-mail, Web URL
  • Objective
  • Experience / Skills based
  • Software Skills / Technical Proficiency
  • Education
  • Awards
  • References
Portfolio

HOMEWORK DUE:

1. Branding exercise questionaire due, printed out and handed in at the begining of class.

2. Print out and hand in job description that you will be writing for the cover letter.

3. PROJECT ONE
Step 1: Research
(Email Signature, cover letter, resume, business card) due on server.


IN CLASS:

•  Hand out LinkedIn.com Exercise

• Connie Pittman, and Laura Mincks in to Hand out: Graduation Cover Project Excercise

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Bring your 5 pieces of work for presentation.

Read this Stephen Gates article.

Break out into client and student roles and we will simulate Preflight.

For your world view: An interesting page design, and a profile of a career in fake news.

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A visit from Lawton Printing to explain the new contest project.

Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio


HOMEWORK DUE:


Present your LinkedIn profile page: LinkedIn.com Exercise

Step 2 :
Design Concepts / Thumbnails for Email Signature, Cover letter, Resume, Business Card Due

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Speaker: CK Anderson

The CKA in Helveticka.

Discuss the Lawton project

Portfolio

HOMEWORK DUE:

Step 3: Mood Boards

Assemble a mood board to measure the client and art director's response to visual styles.
Include the following...

  • images / techniques

  • color palette

  • typography choices

  • industry examples

Generate a mood board using gomoodboard.

Create a simple HTML document (or MS Word doc) with links to your mood board and place on the server for review.



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Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.

Research job sites for exercise next Wednesday.

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Individual Meetings and Lab Work.
Portfolio

In Class:

Working on Stationery Roughs
Portfolio

HOMEWORK DUE:

Step 4:
Roughs Due (Qty: Three Different Concepts / Designs)

• Email Signature

• Cover letter design

• Resume design

• Business Card

• Envelope

Folding dummies can be in Black and White.

Provide paper samples.

• Color PDFs on the server for review of color.


IN CLASS:

Hand out Online Portfolio and Standard Portfolio project.


NOTE in regards to traditional portfolios / books: If you are thinking about a standard portfolio... some suppliers take 6 - 8 weeks for delivery. Decisions need to be made now... review the links at the bottom of the project page of suppliers.

GRAD SHOW MEETING @ 10am

Tonight! EWU VCD Portfolio Showcase at Propaganda Creative

FREE EVENT TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY Visit Eventbrite for a ticket

Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.
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Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio

Due at the begining of class:

Step 5:
Email signature, Cover letter, Resume, Business Card, and Envelope

Final Design Due

Printed in color for review.


IN CLASS
Discuss :
Online Portfolio and Presentation / Standard Portfolio project.

For the Graphic Designers: Commencement Cover Design Thumbnail Concepts Due Ver. 1.0



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3rd Re-Design Due
Portfolio

Due at the begining of class:

Step 6:
Email, Cover letter, Resume, Business Card and Envelope Final Revisions Due

ONLINE Portfolio Project Step 1: Research Due
on the server.


Commencement Cover Designs :

Three hand drawn or digital roughs due.

We will use these to determine your one design direction to develop into the final design.

Note: Photographs or Illustrations need to be copy right free.
Process

TBD

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Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio

Step 7: Email, Cover letter, Resume, Business Card Final Revisions Due on server

What is due? Here is a list :-)

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.

Step 2: Concepts Due for Online Portfolio

FINAL COMMENCEMENT COVERS DUE on the Server

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Review Progress on timeline-get instructor checkoffs where appropriate.

Portfolio

Step 3 & 4: Moodboards (We will use the stationery design mood board, so this is complete) and Roughs Due for Online Portfolio (Give us an update on modifying a template or coding your own site.)

Leave for Graphic Design Club Seattle Trip.


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Work day.

Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)


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Online Portfolio
Step 5: Final Online Portfolio Due

PROJECT 3: Interview Presentation-Portfolio-Book
Step 1: Design Research Due on Server.


Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)


---------------Interview Presentation
Step 2 & 3:
Design Concepts / Portfolio Layout Exercise Due

Online Portfolio
Step 6: Revisions to Online Portfolio Due

Process VI
Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.
Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)

-------------Interview Presentation-Portfolio-Book
Step 4:
Update / Rough Draft Due

Online Portfolio
Step 7: Final Online Portfolio Due.

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.

 

Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)



Process
Work Day.
Process
TBD
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)



Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)

-------------Interview Presentation-Portfolio-Book
Step 5:
Final Design Due

Portfolio Booklet:
Sign offs on projects, please print out in B/W for mark up.

Process VI

Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.

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Process VI

Memorial Day
No classes

Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)

--------------Interview Presentation-Portfolio-Book
Step 6: Design Revisions Due

 


Process VI
TBD

Portfolio

Individual Meetings:
Bring one of the following to your meeting...

A) Portfolio Layout Exercise

B) An update on your Online Portfolio

C) Your Process VI portfolio sign off booklet with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. Note: Sized to fit your interview / portfolio / book presentation.

D) An update on your interview presentation


(Note: All other students are working on the checklist.)

--------------Interview Presentation-Portfolio-Book
Step 7: Final Deliverable Due

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.


Turn in your file archive by the end of Wednesday, 6/17.

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TBD
Portfolio

FINAL Sign Offs of portfolio pieces / PROCESS VI booklet.

NOTE: TO RECEIVE FIINAL GRADE... CHECK OFF LIST AND SELF ASSESSMENTS MUST BE TURNED IN.

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TBD.
Portfolio

CLASS OF 2017 PHOTO @ 9am
(Meet on west side of Building 19. The shot will be taken on the steps near the Art Building.)

SHOW & TELL:


ALL 2ND YEAR STUDENTS REQUIRED.

RM202
9:30 - 11:30am

Final stationery, portfolio, tablets and online portfolios for presentation to 1st Year students.

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GRAD SHOW!
5-8pm
All Hands on deck!

RIVERSIDE PLACE
1110 W Riverside Ave, Spokane, WA 99201

Students need to set up at 4pm

Process
TBD
Agenda
Study Day
Agenda
FINAL EXAMS

Final files archive due

Agenda
FINAL EXAMS
AGENDA

GRADUATION CEREMONIES / COMMENCEMENT