Me

Ben Argo.

Hi, I'm Ben. I'm a Bristol-based web developer, building exciting web applications, experimenting with interesting web applications for World of Warcraft, campaigning for better mental health services, and exploring the country by train.

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Portfolio

Since 2008 I have been creating responsive web applications for a wide base of clients, including charitable organisations, small businesses, and World of Warcraft's extensive online community.

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Education

First Class Honours in BSc Web Design

Year One Year Two Year Three
Media Technologies 94% Web Design Principles 79% Consultancy Project 87%
Introduction to Program Development 88% Web Programming 79% Advanced Topics in Web Development 80%
Introduction to the Web 84% Information Systems Practice 73% Digital Media Project 77%
Systems Development 78% Data, Schemas & Applications 71% Interaction Design 70%
Information Design 64% Peer Assisted Learning 70% Internet Application Development 66%
Design Fundamentals 63% Information Architecture 65%

Certificates & Awards

Futures Award

Futures Award

I was awarded the Futures Award at my graduation, recognising the additional activites I completed and my development whilst at UWE.

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GDP Certificate

Graduate Development Programme Award

I successfully completed all three levels, which supports personal and educational development.

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Best Consultancy Project Exhibition

Best Consultancy Project Award

My team was awarded the prize for best consultancy project at the Faculty of Environment and Technology's annual degree show.

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PAL Certificate

Peer Assisted Learning Certificate

During my second year, I took on the role of a Peer Assisted Learning leader, teaching students in the year below.

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Student Rep Certificate

Student Rep Certificate 2010-2011

During my first year, I was elected as student rep for my cohort, representing their views in the Student Council.

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Student Rep Certificate

Student Rep Certificate 2013-2014

In my final year, I was reelected as student rep, and continued to represent my cohort's views in the Student Council.

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Halls Rep Certificate

Halls Rep Certificate 2013-2014

In my final year, I joined the Halls Rep programme, representing residents in UWE's student halls at the Community & Welfare Committee.

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Extracurricular Activities

Interests

Warcraft

Since 2006 I've been an avid player of World of Warcraft, and have built an range of web applications using extending their community.

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