FSAD 4660

FSAD 4660

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Designed for students in all FSAD options. Explores the relationship between materials and design with a concentration on the use of innovative textile materials in apparel. Both aesthetic and functional issues are addressed. The course consists of a combination of lectures, discussion of readings, oral reports, a research paper, and project work. The class engages elders from the local community to solve real-life problems using design thinking methodologies.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: seniors.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: FSAD 1360 and FSAD 2370.

Course Attribute (CU-CEL)

  • Understand technical specifications for fibrous materials.
  • Select appropriate materials for specific performance requirements.
  • Perform calculations regarding fiber and fabric properties and predict the properties of these materials under specific conditions.
  • Learn to present project information graphically in a poster format as well as orally.
  • Perform reverse engineering studies on fibrous materials and propose technical and design solutions to performance issues.

View Enrollment Information

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 13734 FSAD 4660   LEC 001

  • This course is limited to Seniors.