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Textile Science

Fall 2018 Courses

August 28 - December 20


TS 111
Fundamentals of Textiles
3.0 credits
In-state $612.00   Out-of-state $1,833.00
Online: In-state $657.00   Out-of-state $1,878
General study of textile materials with an emphasis on the factors that produce successful fabrics in the marketplace, including fibers, yarns, construction, color, and finish. Characteristics of a wide range of market fabrics are examined.

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
26617 OL2 ONLINE COURSE
28120 OL3 ONLINE COURSE
30418 25A M 6:30 PM-10:20 PM C316
26811 25B W 6:30 PM-10:20 PM C312
26618 BL1 R 6:30 PM-10:20 PM C312  

This Blended Learning (BL) or hybrid course involves a mix of face-to-face and online coursework. While the same time commitment is required, one-half of the course hours are spent in the classroom, and the other half in web-based activity. You will get more details about your schedule on the first day of class. For more information about Blended Learning, please visit http://fitnyc.edu/blendedlearning


TS 116
Knit Design Principles and Technology
2.0 credits
In-state $408.00   Out-of-state $1,222.00
In this introductory course, students learn to identify, analyze, design, and document weft-knitted fabrics. The class covers the relationships between knit fabric structures and the technology used to create them. Students create original designs on industrial machinery and on computer patterning workstations.

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
30420 25A M 6:30 PM-9:20 PM C318
    M 6:30 PM-9:20 PM CCC21  


TS 131
Textile Principles for the Fashion Designer
3.0 credits
In-state $612.00   Out-of-state $1,833
Online: In-state $657.00   Out-of-state $1,878
For Fashion Design students. Study of textile materials with an emphasis on the factors that produce a successful apparel fabric. Fabric characteristics such as appearance, drapability, hand, and performance are studied. Fabrics used in Fashion Design are also studied.

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
29553 OL1 ONLINE COURSE
30621 25C F 6:30 PM-10:20 PM C308  


TS 215
The History of Textile Trade and Technology
2.0 credits
In-state $408.00   Out-of-state $1,222.00
This course surveys historical events and developments that have shaped today's textile industry. Aspects of the textile trade from the Bronze Age through the early 21st century are introduced and the evolution of industrial textile technologies addressed

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
28300 25A T 6:30 PM-8:20 PM C308  


TS 341
Survey of Textile Printing Technology
2.5 credits
In-state $715.00   Out-of-state $2,165
Prerequisite: TS 111
Survey of the rudiments of commercial textile printing to establish a basic common communications link between designer/stylist and production. Students use their own original design concepts for case study lessons in feasibility.

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
30208 75A M 6:30 PM-9:20 PM C308  


TS 367
Knit Fabrics and Machinery
3.0 credits
In-state $858.00   Out-of-state $2,598.00
Prerequisites: TS 111 or TS 015/TS 115 or TS 122 or TS 132 or approval of chairperson
For Production Management: Fashion and Related Industries students. Students analyze, identify, and document a range of knit fabric structures using industry-standard techniques and communication practices. Emphasis is placed on the relationships between fabric structures, machine capabilities, costing, sourcing, and quality control. Students knit basic weft structures on industrial hand machines and program fabrics on computer patterning workstations.

FALL

CRN Section Day Time Location
25277 75A T 6:30 PM -10:20 PM C314
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