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Digital Portfolio Development MDIA 2025

Media Communications Course

Course details

Students collect their best work into a targeted interactive portfolio. During the duration of this course, students may start new projects or refine existing ones in specific disciplines to further develop their research, management, design and programming skills in a self-directed format. A personal brand and self-promotional materials will be defined by each student to reflect their qualities, values and professional accomplishments. Students present their portfolios at the end of the course. Students are be assessed by a combination of individual projects and a group peer critique.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$563.16 - $574.24 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of MDIA 2025 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 48090

Duration

Sat Sep 17 - Sat Dec 10 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 48090
  • $563.16
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 10 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 Online
Instructor

Edward Fajardo

Course outline

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Cost

$563.16

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. No class Oct 8. You will require access to the Adobe Creative Cloud in order to complete this course. Adobe Creative Cloud software will be available for use in BCIT Computer labs. In order to access the Adobe Creative Cloud on your personal devices for off campus use, a subscription will be required. The cost of your Adobe subscription will be in addition to the tuition fee for this course. Information explaining how to obtain a discounted Adobe subscription is available on the BCIT Software Access webpage www.bcit.ca/it-services/software-access/ If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of MDIA 2025 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 89511

Duration

Fri Jan 06 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 89511
  • $574.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Fri 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Edward Fajardo

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$574.24

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Please log into learn.bcit.ca using your BCIT student email and password on the first day of class. You will require access to the Adobe Creative Cloud in order to complete this course. Students who are currently registered in one or more part-time courses can purchase a subscription for Adobe Creative Cloud Pro at a discount through BCIT’s new software portal kb.bcit.ca/student/adobe-creative-cloud-subscription-part-time-student-3130 If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

Seats Available

2 seats remaining as of Fri December 9, 2022 at 3:24 pm (PST). Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Produce an industry-quality digital portfolio and exhibits that demonstrates creative, development and professional skills under multiple disciplines.
  • Plan and implement search engine optimization and metadata for portfolio site and professional social media communications.
  • Research, write, report, document, store and package information in a variety of formats.
  • Integrate principles of visual design and self-promotion into the creation and evaluation of one's own work and the assessment of the work of peers.
  • Use a portfolio as a tool for displaying, communicating, promoting and marketing purposes.
  • Give and receive constructive feedback on portfolio work.
  • Use current applications of the Adobe Cloud Creative Suite and current new media design tools.
  • Recognize differences between freelancing and employment showcase digital portfolios.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

Digital Portfolio Development (MDIA 2025) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Media Techniques and Marketing Communications
    Certificate Part-time
  2. User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design
    Associate Certificate Part-time

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Full-Stack Web Development
    Diploma Full-time

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