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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FASH 215 - Fundamentals of Textiles I

Credit(s): 3
FUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES I
Component: Lecture
Science principles are the basis for understanding fibers. Relationships between the chemical and physical characteristics of fibers and properties such as tensile strength, flammability, elasticity, moisture absorption, dye affinity, and recyclability are explored. Understanding science principles in relation to textile properties provides basis for evaluation of textile products.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: CHEM100 or CHEM 101 . RESTRICTIONS: Limited to majors and minors only.
Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE1C: Engage in Constructive Ideation GE2A: Communicate Effectively in Writing GE5C: Reason Scientifically