Course Schedule

Wednesday, January 11:  Introductions, Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-3:30 p.m.:  I will make a formal introduction to the course.
3:30 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: You will work on your Capstone Project.

Wednesday, January 25: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, February 1: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, February 8: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, February 15: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, February 22: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, March 1: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, March 8: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, March 15: Spring Break

Wednesday, March 22: Capstone Project
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: Your team will work on the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, March 29: Project Due
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: You will finish the Capstone Project.

Wednesday, April 5: Career Panel
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: A special panel of alums and industry representatives to discuss jobs and career.

  • Kenny Marshall, SEO/Digital Strategist, City Ranked Media
  • Keely Bitton, Presentation Designer, The Audigy Group
  • Jennifer Shroy, Web Designer, Sprout Digital
  • Jason Lee, Product Developer, Floor City
  • Cheyenne Ward, SEO Digital Marketing Specialist, Vancouver Clinic
  • Adam Denny, Project Engineer, Brandive
  • Industry speakers: Julie Miller & Max Crismon, Talent Acquisition Specialists, Worksouce

Wednesday, April 12:  Resume
***You must bring a hard copy of your resume to class today. Do not email me a digital copy. You can consult the examples provided in the Downloads section of this website.
3:10 p.m.-4:10 p.m.: We will conduct a class critique of your resumes.
4:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: You will spend the rest of the class time completing a second draft of your resume. You will bring another hard copy to me next week.
***You will bring evidence of your work on your electronic portfolio to me at the next class. This draft can be one of the following: 1) a wireframe, 2) a prototype, 3) a rough beginning of the actual digital site, or 4) a good, somewhat completed version of your site. Do NOT come to class with nothing or a vague idea of what you plan to do.

Wednesday, April 19:  Electronic Portfolio
***Evidence of your electronic portfolio is due at the beginning of class today.
***I will give back your second draft of your resume. The final digital version is due at the beginning of the next class. You will name your digital file as: <yourlastname.resume>.
3:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: You will workshop your electronic portfolio with your team members as I work with you during class.

Wednesday, April 26: Cover Letters/Mock Interviews
***The final digital version of your resume is due at the beginning of class today. No exceptions.
***I will also want to see progress on your electronic portfolio today.
***Bring to class today a job announcement for a job you would love to apply for.
3:10 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: Worksource is coming to class today to hold mock interviews for jobs
5:00 p.m.-5:40 p.m.: We will practice your final presentation today.

Wednesday, May 3:  Final Presentation
***Your 10-15 page Reflective Essay is due on the day of the finals.
3:10 p.m. -4:10 p.m.  You will practice your presentation before the clients arrive.
4:10 p.m.-5:40 p.m.  You will give your Final Presentation today.

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