Portfolio

You will be making a Google Site to use as a Design Portfolio.
Your Design Portfolio is where you will put all of your project work.
Use this page to help you with everything you need when you are making your Design Portfolio.


Making your Design Portfolio Sites

Setting up your Level 1 DVC Site

Watch this video to see how to set up your Google site where you will put all of your DVC work this year.
(3:43 mins)


Setting up Your Level 2 DVC Site


Watch this video if you did not do Level 1 DVC last year and need to set up a new Google site for your work.
(3:25 mins)




Changing your Level 1 site to Level 2


Watch this video if you did Level 1 DVC last year and already have a Level 1 DVC Google site.
(3:51 mins)



Making your Site Public


You need to make sure that the examiners and moderators can all see your work on your site.
Watch this video to see how you need to change the sharing settings of your DVC site.
(0:53 mins)




Embedding Elements onto your DVC Site

Using a Table of Contents on your DVC site


Watch this video to learn how to use a table of contents on your project pages on your DVC site.
  • Make sure you format the heading of everything you put on your site to be a "heading" to make sure it appears on the table of contents.
(1:53 mins)




Embedding a Google Document on your DVC Site


This video will show you how to embed a document onto your DVC Google site.
(2:00 mins)



Embedding a Google Drawing on your DVC Site


Watch this to see how to embed a Google Drawing onto your DVC project page on your Google Site.
(2:49 mins)



Embedding a Google Presentation on your DVC Site

This video will show you how to embed a Google Presentation onto your project page on your DVC site.
(1:50 mins)



Embedding a Youtube video onto your DVC Site


You might have uploaded a video of your own onto Youtube or you might want to embed another video. Watch this to find out how easy it is to do.
(1:33 mins)







Using Images on your DVC Site

Making a New Google Plus Photo Album


You will be using Google Plus to store your research pictures. These will be stored in albums that can then be embedded onto your Google site.
Watch this to find out how to make a new photo album.
(1:48 mins)



Adding Pictures to a Google Plus Photo Album


Watch this if you already have an album in Google Plus and you want to add pictures to it.
(1:21 mins)



Embedding a Google Plus album on your DVC Site


You need to make sure all of your image folders are on your Google site.
(1:45 mins)



Downloading your Images from the Google Plus Community


You will find your scans of drawings and photographs of models in the Google Plus Community.
Watch this to find out how to get a copy of those images so you can upload them to your DVC site.
(0:41 mins)



Uploading an Image to your DVC Site


You will need to upload images to your site that are on the hard drive of your computer.
These could be images of work ( scans and photos ) that you have saved from the Google Plus community or screen shots of any online work that you have done.
(2:03 mins)