Apparel Merchandising / Interior Design | Textiles
H203 | 0505 | Moore


Meeting Day and Time:  M, W, 10:10-11:00 + Labs

Course Description and Content

Course covers basic information about apparel and household
textiles with emphasis on fiber properties and production, yarns,
fabric construction and finishes.  Historical development,
standards, quality, legislation and developing technology are
covered.

Two lectures per week, one seventy-five minute lab per week.

Required Texts and Readings

Kadolph, Langford, Hollen, Saddler; Textiles, MacMillan, 7th
ed.

Swatch Set, Test Fabric Consultants

Lab Manual, (printed locally)

Outline Course Requirements

Four exams, weekly questions, lab report, weekly lab quizzes,
swatch test, mini research project and final exam.

Other Comments

Need textile product to be tested and swatch kit (as mentioned
above).