Final Project

Design and Graphic Arts
7.5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP + 3,0 OT

- Maria Filipa Ferreira da Silva Pias

Not applicable

1 Organize and systematize the design and implementation of a personal project promoting integration into the labour world;
2 Develop projects of areas not included in the course curriculum
3 Develop project presentations;
4 Public presentation of an assignment and/or project

1 Project presentation
2 Promotion of an individual project
3 Choose appropriate formats and media
4 Proactivity in findind jobs
5 Professional ethics and contact with customers
6 Importance of oral presentation and project defense

Evaluation Methodology
The personal project is assessed in two phases (weighting 33,33/66,66%):
1) The project is presented in Artec, a public graphic event;
2) end-of-semester presentation.
Exam assessment: oral presentation

- Myers, D. (2013). The Graphic Designer's Guide to Portfolio Design. New Jersey: Wiley
- Hugues, P. (2010). Exhibition Design. Londres: Laurence King Publishing
- Welsh, C. (2013). Design: Portfolio: Self promotion at its best. Londres: Rockport Publishers
- Shaughnessy, A. (2005). How to Be a Graphic Designer: Without Losing Your Soul. Londres: Laurence King Publishing

Method of interaction
1 Practical classes supported by datashow;
2 Monitoring of individual projects;
3 Guidance in the project presentation;
4 Follow-up and feedback on oral presentations.

Software used in class
It depends on each personal project