Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 261 - Portfolio Preparation-New Media


ART 261 is intended for New Media program majors in their third semester of study. The course helps students understand and meet transfer requirements, and create a visual portfolio. Topics include researching transfer schools, selecting works for the portfolio, considering different portfolio delivery and presentation methods, writing artist statements, writing resumes, interviewing skills, and creating finished portfolios that meet the requirements of the targeted institutions. Open to New Media majors who have completed two semesters of program courses. Prerequisites: prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101; MATH 090 if required by placement testing; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 1 Cr. (1 Lec.) Fall semester.