Web Portfolio Design
You’re a designer, and you’re good at designing. But design skills are one thing, and selling these skills is another story entirely. Suddenly, you’ll find that you also have to be a marketer.
The Web Portfolio Design course is a practical guide for designers who want to successfully present their work to potential clients via the Internet. You’ll learn how to identify your strengths and weaknesses as a designer, selecting works that best showcase your talents.
Web Portfolio Design course provides students with the opportunity to build an online portfolio for future employers and clients. Students learn how to identify their strengths and weaknesses as a designer and select works that best showcase their talents. This course consists of three lessons. Each lesson is divided into a lecture and an exercise.
Photoshop Basics, Web Graphics using Fireworks and Dreamweaver 1 or equivalent experience and familiarity with uploading pages using File Transfer Protocol (FTP) programs.
METHOD OF DELIVERY
Online training supported by online instructors
A Student Guide is provided for this course. Evaluation is based solely on an Academy of Learning Career College final exam. Prior to taking the final exam, students must successfully complete all the components of the online course material. Participants who receive 75% or higher on their exam will receive a certificate.
Introducing Web Portfolio Design; Drawing up a Personal Plan; From Mission to Web Design; Sample Portfolio Sites
Categorizing Your Work; Selecting the Right Pieces; Navigation Design; Creative Writing; Visualizing; Photographing Your Work
Digitizing Your Work; File Formats; Polishing Your Scans; Color; HTML or Flash?; Dynamic Interaction; Practical HTML Tips; Getting the Site Online