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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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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Unfortunately I'm fully booked right now, but please contact me and I can try and fit you in sometime in the future.

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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 extra-curricular activites I completed; and my personal and professional development whilst at UWE.

GDP Certificate

Graduate Development Programme Award

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

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.

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.

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.

Student Rep Award

Student Rep Award Nomination - 2010-2011

During my first year I was nominated and shortlisted for the Student Rep Award at the annual Student Rep Awards.

Student Experience Impact Award

Student Experience Impact Award Nomination - 2010-2011

During my first year I was shortlisted for the Student Experience Impact Award at the Student Rep Awards.

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.

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.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Student Representative (2010-2011, 2013-2014)
  • Founding Treasurer, UWE Video Gaming Society (2010-2012)
  • Peer Assisted Learning Leader (2011-2012)
  • Industrial Placement with Message Digital (2012-2013)
  • Halls Representative (2013-2014)
  • Community & Welfare Committee (2013-2014)
  • Media & IT Technician with the Students' Union at UWE (2013-2015)