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CSC1175 Textiles and Clothing 1
Credit Points: 15

The unit includes the study of textile fibres, the properties and care of fibres as related to their chemical structure and testing of fibres, the production and characteristics of yarns and fabrics, and the chemistry of textile finishes. Students will also develop skills in clothing construction techniques and in the use of the sewing machine and the overlocker.


Students are advised that this unit will attract a small incidental fee for coursework materials.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MABUTNHome Economics Education Major
MIAAGMHome Economics Education Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014