2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

IDESN 4885 Design Internship Seminar

This course addresses professional development issues for the students in the design department, including identification of personal interests within the field, matching those interests with appropriate businesses and organizations, and presenting oneself as an appropriate candidate for any professional position. Course content includes identification and development of career research resources; introduction to networking skills; and development of portfolio, resume, and cover letters. The goal is to give students the ability to identify and pursue high-quality internship experiences, and eventually to pursue more meaningful and satisfying professional opportunities overall.