Build Your Portfolio
You’ll build an online portfolio to put your best foot forward. One-on-one assistance with layout, editing, content writing, and positioning will be provided. If you need to build a portfolio or update an existing one, this is an opportunity you can't miss.
This is a 4-session course that is taught both online and at our San Diego Studio.
Work 1:1 With a Working Pro
When you learn at Portfolio Studio, you can rely on a team of working industry experts for guidance and support.
Dr. Gina Greco, Director at Portfolio Studio, will be the instructor for this course. Gina has helped thousands of students showcase their work and build their brand. Her students work in agencies across the US and around the world.
What You'll Learn
Session 1: Introduction: Where Do You Want To Work? - Let's discover where you fit in today's marketplace. This course begins with feedback for your existing work and advice on how to improve, expand, and showcase it.
Session 2: Understanding Different Portfolios - This session explains the different industry portfolios, what employers are looking for today, and we begin curating your work. Portfolios for large and small advertising agencies, design studios, in-house companies, interactive agencies, marketing firms, and specialty houses are included. Building a portfolio for freelance or independent contract work is also discussed.
Session 3: Your Online Presentation - We are moving online. This week we'll look at and choose a portfolio website and URL. There is information about formatting your work, tablets for presentation, and showing process work and case studies as a way to showcase your comprehensive thinking. And, we'll get your work up on the web through a personal site, and key social media placement.
Session 4: Print Portfolios And Promotional Materials - Although the industry is dominated by the internet, there is still a place for print for designers and advertisers. In this session you'll learn to create print portfolios, using a grid for layout and design.
Session 5: Putting It All Together - Time to bring it all together. Here you'll start to put your best foot forward through brand consistency and presenting the right work for the job you are seeking.
This course is taught both ONLINE and ON-CAMPUS at our San Diego Studio.
Need More Info?
Contact us to learn more about the course, instructor, financing or the copy program. We'd be glad to answer questions you might have!