How Does It Work?
Faculty members are encouraged to redesign some aspects of their courses to adopt ePortfolios, so they become part of this career readiness journey for students. There will be training opportunities and mini-grants to assist faculty members implement ePorttolios in their courses throughout the semester. Book a consultation with one of the members of our team to get started with EPICS today!
6A ePortfolio Model
The 6A ePortfolio Model, developed by Dr. Miko Nino and Dr. Scott Hicks, will be used to implement EPICS at UNCP. By following this model, students will go from valuing ePortfolios to using them for career readiness.
The article “The 6A ePortfolio Model: Professionalizing Learning in Higher Education” (Nino & Hicks, 2021) was published in the International Journal of ePortfolio (IJeP) in the Fall 2021.
21st Century Assessments
ePortfolios allow faculty members to foster 21st century skills (also known as the 4Cs), which are highly sought after by employers. These skills are:
Setting Up Your Portfolium Account
- Go to Portfolium
- Create an account with your UNCP email address
- Log into your Canvas account
- Under Account, click on Folio
- Follow the instructions to get started with your Portfolium account
Faculty User Guide
Check this user guide for frequently asked questions or call Portfolium at 800-203-6755.