Portfolio Submission Information for Specific Foundation Classes

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DES 120
Coordinator: Alex Sommerville 
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DES 130
Coordinator: Norman Teague
Include revised process books for your best work from Projects 1, 2, and 3; Rectilinear Solids, Surfaces, and Object Narratives.
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DES 140
Coordinator: Rotimi Solola
Only include Project 4. Scan pages and add them to the InDesign template in the order listed in the syllabus. If you already have a Project 4 PDF, only add the title page from the template (update title page with your information, export only the first page, use Acrobat Pro to combine the title page with your existing PDF). Reach out to Rotimi or your DES 140 instructor with questions.
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DES 140 Portfolio Template
Instruction Video for Creating your DES140 PDF

DES 150
Coordinator: Linda Bracamontes Roeger
DES 150 Portfolio Instructions
DES 150 Portfolio cover template
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DES 160
Coordinator: Lauren Manning Nichols 
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DES 170
Coordinator: Jennifer Wandro
Scan analog work and add to the InDesign template provided. Make sure to remove the placement layer in InDesign template before exporting. Use the DES 170 Portfolio PDF assembly instructions as a reference.
DES 170 Finals Checklist
DES 170 Portfolio Cover Template
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