2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

ADGD 499 - Internship

Credits: Three (3)
Exposure to a professional environment is a critical component in the education of a designer. This required experience guides students in preparing for and acquiring aninternshipposition. Preparation includes developing materials such as a professional design resume and portfolio, identifyinginternshipopportunities, and conducting formal business communication. In addition to attending 3 workshops held throughout the school year, a minimum of 150 contact hours of internship is required. B.F.A. Graphic and Interactive majors are required to complete 3internshipcredits. Internship opportunities should be within a professional design environment ideally under the mentorship of at least one design professional, and be approved by theinternshipcoordinator/instructor.Internshipcredits are issued after the submission of required forms and a designed experience journal or formal presentation.
General Education Area: Fine Arts
Prerequisite: Program Director Approval