Duration: 2 Years (Annual Scheme)
Eligibility: BSc:CDF / Textiles & Clothing / Fashion Design / Textile & Fashion / Apparel Technology
Intake: 25 Students
Degree awarded by: Bharathiar University (Study Center Admission)
The coursework focuses about the costumes, textiles , traditional & modern clothing of America, European Countries, Far eastern countries, South Africa and Middle east Countries.
Origin of fibres , growth and development of Indian textile Industry. Study about five year plans for textile industry, Concept of GAAT, MFA. Technological advancements of fiber & yarn industry, fabrics- woven & Knitting. Printing & Dyeing Industry and their developments
Study of importance , types & functions of Merchanding.Buying Agency, Export house.Prebuying Activityand quality requirements.Study of Brands, Designers Business oppurtunities, Boutique Handling etc..
Study about international trade in detail, need of foreign trade documents, documents related to goods, Import & Export procedure, Customer clearance details etc.
Understanding Basic research terms and objectives, Planning of Research design, Methods of Data collection. Details about statistics.
Preparation of samples using available raw materials – Handbags, purses,chains/necklaces, bangles/bracelets,slippers/shoes, earring/finger rings/toerings, belts, hairbands
Preparation of samples using draping method:- Basic Waist, Dart manipulation, pleats/dart/tucks/gathers. Neckline variations, armhole variations, waist line, Skirts,collars,sleeves,t-shirts,shorts,gowns,kurta/pyjama,full gown,middi,bermudas
Computer Basics-computer specifications-corel draw-development of design for surface decorations. Computer pattern making – Grading – Marker Planning. Study of LECTRA, GERBER etc.. Computer application in sewing and embroidery, computer aided color matching .Include the impact of color graphics-CAD in clothing design-Creating Weave designs-creating Jacquard designs.
Scope and application of technical textiles-Include finishing of technical textiles- Heat & flame protection, water proof fabrics. Study of Geo textiles, Medical textiles, Smart textiles and intelligent textiles.
Introduction to Quality Standards-Source of quality standards-British standards & ISO standards for apparel industry, ISO 9000 & 14000 Standards. Co – labeling & OKO Tex 100 standards. Include sensitizing dye stuff-eco specifications-global scenario. Study about garment defects & packaging defects. Eco specification & restrictions in apparels, textiles-PH values-Pesticides and herbicides, azo dye stuffs- softening agents etc.. Discussing about quality management through inspection, sewing quality tools. AQL and quality control.
Terminology of testing---Standard R H and temperature or testing-moisture regain. Study of Fiber testing, Yarn testing, Yarn twist, Yarn eveness, Yarn Hairiness and crimp testing, fabric testing. Color fastness in textiles
Determination of Tensile Strength, Stiffness, Abrasion Resistance, Crease Recovery, Drape , Bursting strength, color fastness , shrinkage of fabrics etc…
Design and construct a garment with Tie & Dye, Batik, Stencil, Block, Screen, Fabric painting etc.
Design and construct children’s garment of recent fashion
Design and construct womens garment of recent fashion
Design and construct mens garment of recent fashion
Design and construct garment for party wear
Design and construct garment for fashion show based on theme