FSAD 4660

FSAD 4660

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024. Courses of Study 2024-2025 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

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 Graded

  • 11026 FSAD 4660   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 9, 2024
    • Hinestroza, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person