GDT 290: Professional Practices

This class prepares students for employment in graphic design. Topics covered include graphic design career options/specialties, job-hunting skills/techniques, freelancing, resume preparation, portfolio and self-promotion material preparation. At the end of the course, graphic design professionals review student portfolios. This course should be taken during the final semester prior to graduation.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; 48 credits in Graphic Design program; consent required

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
    offered in the daytime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

Swipe left to see full chart

Check the schedule


Description Hours
Credits  4
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 45
Total Hours 90
Swipe left to see full chart