TT 174 — Fabric Development

3 credits; 2 lecture and 2 lab hours

This course provides a comprehensive study of the composition and functions of knit and woven fabrics used in the apparel and finished textile industries. Knowledge of structural and performance characteristics for knit and woven fabrics is acquired through examination of market samples, and the creation of swatches on hand looms and knitting machines.
Prerequisite(s): TS 015/TS 115 or TS 111 or TS 122 or TS 132 or approval of chairperson.