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Final Project: Portfolio MDIA 4500

Media Communications Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. The exact cost will be displayed prior to confirming registration.

Course details

This course is the culmination of the Certificate in Web Technologies. You will draw together all of the knowledge and skills that you have acquired in the Certificate program and present them in terms of a personal online portfolio. There will be ten assignments (portfolio web pages) and each assignment focusses on a specific skill or technique, although other design elements to create a well-balanced web page should be included. You should approach this course with the idea that you will create a marketing tool that can be used to demonstrate your design background and skillset to prospective clients.


  • All other courses in Certificate program matrix list must be completed before the Final Project:





Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below is one offering of MDIA 4500 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 43525


Tue Sep 12 - Tue Nov 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 43525
  • $684.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 N/A N/A Online

Janice Wood

Course outline




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 course will be delivered entirely online, however, is an asynchronous course which does not require that you meet each week at a specific time. You will be expected to meet assignment deadlines according to the schedule on the course outline and directions of the instructor.

In Progress

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Create an online personal portfolio using the skills he/she has gained in this program.
  • Construct a proposal for the portfolio site including a storyboard and wireframes.
  • Organize the portfolio pages to best display his/her web design skills.
  • Display his/her portfolio through correctly employing the built-in functions of the PHP server-side language.
  • Demonstrate appropriate use of HTML5 and CSS3 in the site pages.
  • Display the use of advanced design techniques and appropriate colour themes in his/her portfolio.
  • Apply elements of usability and accessibility in the construction of his/her portfolio.
  • Incorporate JavaScript and jQuery to enhance a site.
  • Employ specialized interactive techniques, such as image rollovers, as value-added features.
  • Effectively include audio and/or video to add value to the pages.
  • Develop a strategic marketing strategy for his/her design skills.

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

Final Project: Portfolio (MDIA 4500) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Web Technologies
    Certificate Part-time


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