Interactive and Digital Media Portfolio Preparation

Interaction designers, who can apply technical skills to social design, are in great demand. This course is for you, if you want to build and refine an effective portfolio to apply for further study in interactive and digital media. It is based on the conceptual and technical expertise LCC has in interface, interaction and motion graphics...

Taught by: Adam Gibbons, Adrianna Palazzolo.

Description

Interaction designers, who can apply technical skills to social design, are in great demand. This course is for you, if you want to build and refine an effective portfolio to apply for further study in interactive and digital media. It is based on the conceptual and technical expertise LCC has in interface, interaction and motion graphics. It will focus on building contextual awareness and its influence in making work: the understanding and application of subject knowledge and context.

You will receive guidance in putting together roughs, ideas and visual analysis and experimentations. You will covers ways that communicate your work that are not solely focused finished pieces, by presenting your visual thoughts, research, analysis and evidence of your interests.

You will be taught through exercises, lectures, workshops, demonstrations and individual guidance. You will also have the opportunity to take part in a visit to give you a first hand understanding of interactive and digital media practices.

Please note this course is suitable for you, if you are applying for further study at LCC, but does not guarantee entry.

Topics Covered

  • Interaction design
  • Interface design 
  • App development
  • Illustration
  • Moving Image
  • Sound
  • Art direction 
  • Exhibition design
  • Individual project
  • Presentation

Course Outcomes 

By the end of this course you should have: 

  • Prepared work for inclusion in a portfolio for application for further study in interactive or digital media
  • Put together a short written statement for each of the works included in your portfolio
  • Put together a collection of ideas, notes and sketches to be included in a notebook / sketchbook to include in your portfolio

Who Should Attend 
This course is suitable for you if you are considering applying for further study in interaction and digital media.

Level
Intermediate: You should have some previous experience of design and basic drawing skills and a small body of work to develop during the course.

Follow Up Courses
Once you have taken this course you may be interested Summer School: Graphic Media Design, Adobe After Effects and Animation: BeginnersAutodesk 3DS Max: Introduction.

Related Undergraduate Courses at LCC
You may be interested in finding out more about BA (Hons) Interaction Design Arts or BA (Hons) Information and Interface Design.



Tutor information

Adam Gibbons is an artist, writer and researcher.Since 2008 he has worked with Jesper List Thomsen and Lewis Ronald as a founding member of the artist group Am Nuden Da. They frequently collaborate with other artists, and in their practice operate, amongst other things, as publisher, curator, commissioner and artist.

Adam has published monographic essays on artists including Oystein Aasan, Jessie Ash, Tatiana Echeverri Fernandez, and Wolfgang Plöger. He is currently completing an MFA in Fine Art at Goldsmiths, London.Am Nuden Da exhibitions and projects include: In the temporal manner of Blinky Palermo's Blaue Dreiecke,1970, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels with Ian Law and Davide Stucchi (Upcoming Exhibitions, abc, Berlin,2013), Session_22_Reading of All Words (ICA, London, 2012), It’s 1957 and the Press Release Still isn’t Written, a project by Cally Spooner (Hermes und der Pfau, Stuttgart, 2012), Session_20_Propositions (ICA, London, 2012).Group exhibitions include: Like a Virgin (VI, VII, Oslo, 2014), From script to reading to exhibition to performance to print (Rowing, London, 2013), DOMMAGE QU'ELLE DOIVE MOURIR, MAIS C'EST NOTRE LOT À TOUS! (curated by Shanaynay, Galerie Kamm, Berlin, 2013), Glaze (curated by George Henry Longly, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, 2012).

Current & Forthcoming projects include:The Boys, The Girls & The Political, Lisson Gallery, London - July - September 2015, Kunsthalle Roveredo>Roveredo, Switzerland - August 2015 and the publication Let’s Not Dispute the Useless. …


Adrianna Palazzolo is an artist based in London. She studied Sculpture/Installation at Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto and holds an MFA in Fine Art from Goldsmiths, University of London. She has participated in group exhibitions within the UK and Europe at the CCA Glasgow; Aspex, Portsmouth; Flat Time House, London and Grand Union, Birmingham.

Adrianna’s practice is digital media based using video, sound, mobile applications as materials for investigating people’s attachment to technology used on an everyday basis. 



Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:005 Days£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket