What is an ePortfolio?

An ePportfolio (also known as electronic portfolio, digital portfolio, or online portfolio) is a collection of electronic evidence assembled and managed by a student, usually on the Web. ePortfolios are both demonstrations of the students abilities and platforms for self-expression, and they can be maintained dynamically over time. ePortfolios demonstrates development or evidences learning outcomes, skills or competencies.

ePortfolios are becoming popular with students around the world as a tool to enhance learning and assist with personal career development. They are designed to strengthen students’ preparation for professional life through a broader and more integrated learning experience.

It also offers opportunities for employers to become familiar with the skills and capabilities of graduate recruits developed through studies.

As a North Coast TAFE student you may include course work, text, electronic files, images, multimedia (ie. audio, video), blog entries, and hyperlinks, that demonstrate your improvement or mastery in a certain area.