Employment Skills and Portfolio Design

Course Code: WDDM 124

Academic Year: 2020-2021

The interview process within the web and interactive industry can vary depending on an applicant's specialization. In order to properly prepare students for this process, students will critically analyze the current web and interactive industry, as well as their own goals. This course refines both interpersonal networking skills and the communication-related technical skills expected by employers. Relevant new online job-hunting techniques will be examined through discussions, lectures and hands-on projects. With daily guidance and review from instructors, students will build a portfolio site with their own personal branding, while taking into account their own personal employment goals. Work pieces will be selected and refined for the website portfolio, to complete the course.