IDS 285 - Portfolio and Resume Preparation for Interior Designers at Northern Virginia Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2014-08-01

Introduces the proper elements of a professional resume for employment in the field. Focuses on the preparation of portfolio content, recorded images, and construction methods. Introduces various methods of digital production of portfolio materials, as well as traditional formats. Includes detailed instruction on proper oral presentation skills, interview preparation and techniques, and professional dress and behaviors.
Credits 3. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total Contact 4 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Prepares the Interior Design student for the process of interviewing in order to secure employment in the field of interior design or a related professional services arena by developing a professional digital or traditional portfolio of selected work.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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