Programs

Design & Communications Management

Practicum 3

  • Class 0
  • Practice 0
  • Independent work 15
Total 15

Course title

Practicum 3

Lecture type

Obligatory

Course code

12820

Semester

3

ECTS

4

Lecturers and associates

Course objectives

Realizacija stručne prakse nadzirana stručnim mentorom na unaprijed zadanom i definiranom projektnom radu.

Content

Working on case studies through team work in order to anticipate work situation from professional life. Independent elohartion of assignments set in clear briefings. Practice - simulation with help of individual tasks in specific practice and environment conditions which are normally found in designer studios, agencies, marketing or commercial departments of companies/corporations. The procedure of the practicum: tendering for work, application, briefing (last possible opportunity for absence), accepting the job (agreeing on the fundamental points of the practicum), project work, presentation, additional work and documentation. Communication with mentor - job manager in a design studio, department or an agency and cooperation with the class mentor. Managing the organisation of the practicum and the time of completion - division in three phases: first, organisation of individual tasks; second, organisation and practice execution in a design studio, agency or a design department within a business, company/corporation and third, organisation of individual tasks. The process of documenting the practicum and drafting a practicum report (portfolio).

Required reading

Maura Keller - Design Matters_ Portfolios 01_ An Essential Primer for Today's Competitive Market (2010, Rockport Publishers)

Additional reading

Denise Anderson - Stand Out_ Design a personal brand. Build a killer portfolio. Find a great design job. (2016, Peachpit Press)
[Design Field Guides] Sara Eisenman - Building Design Portfolios_ Innovative Concepts for Presenting Your Work (2006, Rockport Publishers)

Minimal learning outcomes

  • To name the content units of the documentation
  • To visually design documentation
  • To name the themes and elements of the portfolio

Preferred learning outcomes

  • To organise the content units of the documentation
  • To visually design documentation - composition
  • To categorise the themes and elements of the portfolio
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