AXD 405: Professional Design Practice
Prerequisite: Senior Standing in Art + Design
General Education requirement: Cult&Art Lit/Info/Writing
Pragmatic business aspects, skills needed for a career in design. Students create self-promotional materials and portfolios; write resumes, proposals, contracts and correspondence; and improve presentation, interview and job search skills. The course includes production practices, marketing methodologies, and professional etiquette and ethics; field trips to printers/vendors and design studios; and presentations from visiting professionals.