Course Objectives

  • Create a visually professional and aesthetically pleasing online (or print) portfolio to use when searching for jobs and internships.

Media and Communication and Media Management Goals

Program Goal #2 (MAC)/Program Goal #3 (MDMG): Students will have strong verbal and presentation skills: Students will demonstrate the ability to prepare and present an oral presentation or performance in a way that displays an understanding of their audience and confidence in their delivery.

Program Goal #3 (MAC)/Program Goal #4 (MDMG): Students will have strong skills In writing: Students will write grammatically correct and in the appropriate professional manner with a specific purpose for an intended audience.

Program Goal #4 (MAC)/Program Goal #5 (MDMG): Students will demonstrate skills in visual production and communication technologies: Students will develop an understanding of the formal (aesthetic) aspects of design and visual communication.

Program Goal #4 (MAC)/Program Goal #5 (MDMG): Students will demonstrate skills in visual production and communication technologies: Students will demonstrate cross-platform (web, mobile, broadcast, video, print) storytelling skills.