An online portfolio is your business card, where you can show your works, skills and potentials. You need one to promote yourself, to present your perspective employers what you can do.
In this class the students looked some portfolios and answered the question: What makes a good personal portfolio website?
During the semester they looked on their own work, prepared the content and developed the design of their own portfolio, regarding the following questions: How to introduce myself, which projects should I show and how to present them?
At the end of this course they learned some web technologies to build their own online portfolios.