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Virtual Technology & Design

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2481
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2481
Email: vtd@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-4409

Fax: 208-885-9429

Program Requirements

A portfolio will be due at the end of each academic year by all Virtual Technology and Design majors. See below for specific requirements by year.



Focus:
• Admission to 2nd year studio
• Learn to develop digital portfolios
• Explore your work from, but not limited to:

• Art 110, 112, 121
• VTD 151-154

Requirements for advancement in the program include:

1) Portfolio
2) 2nd Year Application

Focus:
Admission to 3rd year studio

Explore and tell the story of:

  • Your creative work from University of Idaho projects
  • Your creative work from other post high school educational institutions, high school and personal projects

Requirements:

1) Summer Contact Information
2) Name, Address, Phone Number, Email Address 
3) A picture of yourself
4) Personal Statement

Describe any interests or background information that you feel might be valuable to us during the evaluation process. The length of the narrative should not exceed 1000 words.
5) Portfolio
Include your best creative work using one or all of the following media forms:

Images
VTD151-154 World Building, VTD245 Advanced Modeling Projects, VTD246 Advanced Lighting and Materials, design studio projects, images of creative work such as game mods (levels, characters, props, etc.), sculpture, furniture, paintings, drawings, graphic design, web page development.

Video
Animation projects, design studio projects, creative cinematography, performance art, dance, theater, etc.

Virtual Worlds (Unity 3D Projects / VirTools / Second Life)
VTD271 projects, VTD372 projects, design studio projects, other creative projects

Written
Poetry, short stories, essays, articles, plays, etc.

Music
Performance, composition, sound design and editing, etc.

Optional
Transcript from Non-University of Idaho Schools, including GPA.

Focus:
• Develop a digital professional portfolio for internships and summer employment
• Review of work created in the VTD 3rd year studio
• Review of work created in the VTD technical classes
• 10 percent of 3rd year studio (VTD356) grade


Focus:
• Develop a digital professional portfolio for graduate school and/or career building
• Only fourth-year portfolios will be accepted as public web sites.

Location

Virtual Technology & Design

Physical Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2481
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2481
Email: vtd@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-4409

Fax: 208-885-9429