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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.

4. COMMENCEMENT COVER OVERVIEW
Laura Mincks and Heather McKenzie


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 worksheet, list the top ten possible portfolio examples.

2. Identify five pieces of work that support you career expectations. We will discuss these on Friday. Present laser prints, existing printed work, or onscreen displays.

3. Start on copy for your resume. Print out and hand in on Monday.

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. Dimensional Taglines Due

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

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

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


IN CLASS:

•  Hand out LinkedIn.com Exercise

• Overview of branding / interview materials

Process VI

Bring your 5 pieces of work for presentation.

GDC speakers...Emerald Dumas and Steven Lambert.

Read this Stephen Gates article.

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

Process VI

Have a rough version of your resume (words only).

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

Process VI

Portfolio

GENERAL MEETING for GRAD SHOW
10 - 11 am



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.



Process VI

Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.

Research job sites for exercise next Wednesday.

Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work.
Portfolio

Grad Show:

Dimensional concept refinement / group work.
Bring in 10 examples of industry work that you feel might help lead us in a visual direction.

Commencement Cover Designs Due:

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.

Portfolio

HOMEWORK DUE:

Step 4:
Roughs Due

• 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.

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VERSION 2.0
Commencement Cover Designs Due:

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.

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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.


TBD

Process VI
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
ASSIGNMENT :
Round two of branding for DIMENSIONAL.





Process VI
3rd Re-Design Due
Portfolio

Due at the begining of class:

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

Online Portfolio
Step 1:
Research Due
on the server.


Process

TBD

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Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio

Stationery Design
Step 7:
Email, Cover letter, Resume, Business Card Final Revisions (Packaged)
Due on server.

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.

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Online Portfolio
Step 2:
Concepts Due for Online Portfolio (ie: Templates chosen or wireframes created.)

Step 3: Mood Boards (Note: already completed for stationery / brand)

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FINAL COMMENCEMENT COVERS
DUE on the Server. (Packaged with a both a Screen and Press Quality PDF).

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Start of Individual Meetings

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• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET


Process VI

Review Progress on timeline-get instructor checkoffs where appropriate.

Portfolio

Faculty / Campus Development Day
CLASS WILL NOT BE HELD

Greg will be attending the
Graphic Design Club Seattle Trip

Work on the checklist.


Process VI

Work day.

Process VI
Individual Meetings and Lab Work
Portfolio


INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Online Portfolio
Step 4:
Roughs for Online Portfolio due
(Give your instructor an update on modifying a template or coding your own site.)

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Standard Portfolio
Step 1: Design Research for Portfolio-Book Due on Server. (ie: Layout & Product search)

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• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET


Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.


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Standard Portfolio
Step 2 & 3:
Design Concepts (Moodboard already completed for Stationery Design)
(ie: Provide example of portfolio to be purchased on server) and
Portfolio Layout Exercise Due on the server.



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

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Online Portfolio
Step 5: Final Design of Online Portfolio Due.
(Note: I understand this may still be a work in progress.)

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Standard Portfolio
Step 4:
Update / Rough Draft Due


• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET

Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Online Portfolio
Step 6: Final Online Portfolio Design Revisions Due.

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Standard Portfolio
Step 5:
Final design completed and book purchased.

 

 



Process
Work Day.
Process
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Online Portfolio
Step 7: Final Online Portfolio Design Revisions Due.
Site is live.


Standard Portfolio
Step 5:
Final Design Due.
10 - 12 pieces have been identified and placed into layout.


• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET



Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Online Portfolio
Step 7: Final Online Portfolio Design Revisions Due.
Site is live.


Standard Portfolio
Step 5:
Final Design Due.
10 - 12 pieces have been identified and placed into layout.

Process VI

Review Progress on timeline-checkoffs where appropriate.


Process VI

Memorial Day
No classes

Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Standard Portfolio
Step 6: Design Revisions Due

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• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET


Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

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Standard Portfolio
Step 6: Design Revisions Due



Process VI

Turn in a good quality PDF of your printed portfolio. Web portfolios: with providers like SquareSpace these can't be archived as root folders, so we will use the URLs on the Grad Show web page to find them. You can turn in your root folder if it is possible.

Turn in your assessment booklet to Doug.

Turn in your files and booklet by the end of Friday, 6/15.

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Process VI

Memorial Day
No classes

Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

Standard Portfolio
Step 7: Final Deliverable Due

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.

Hand in the checklist.

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• DIMENSIONAL
LEADS / TEAMS MEET

Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS

Bring the content due for the day and your Portfolio & Process VI portfolio sign off booklets with a grayscale print out for mark up / signatures. 

Note: All other students are working on the checklist.

Standard Portfolio
Step 7: Final Deliverable Due

Self Assess for the project, hand in booklet.

Hand in the checklist.




Process VI

Turn in a good quality PDF of your printed portfolio. Web portfolios: with providers like SquareSpace these can't be archived as root folders, so we will use the URLs on the Arrivals web page to find them. You can turn in your root folder if it is possible.

Turn in your assessment booklet to Doug.

Turn in your files and sign off booklets.

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

RIVERSIDE PLACE
1107 W Main Ave, Spokane, WA 99201

Students need to set up at 4pm.
Class photo @ 4:30pm.

 

Process VI
TBD
Portfolio

STUDY DAY!

FINAL Sign Offs of portfolio pieces / PROCESS VI booklet.

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

Process VI

FINAL EXAMS
Portfolio

FINAL EXAMS


Process VI


GRADUATION CEREMONIES / COMMENCEMENT!!!
Process
TBD
Agenda
Process

 

Agenda
AGENDA