What Should Your Portfolio Contain?

City & Guilds candidates are required to keep comprehensive records of their course work. You should record your search for ideas and knowledge with photographs, printed material and sketches.

Some idea up front of the types of things you could include will get you off to a flying start and help you record, collect and collate as you go.

Things to include


• Work Completed For Activities/Assignments
• Maquettes/Samples
• Design Ideas
• Inspirational Images
• Supporting evidence
◦ How materials, tools & equipment were chosen and used
◦ Health & Safety considerations
◦ Evaluation of techniques & processes
◦ Evaluation of design ideas
◦ Lessons learned
• Text

In the form of

• Photographs
• Drawings and sketches
• Samples
• Text