FDES 200 Introduction to Textiles

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Introduces students to the materials, processes, and manufacture of textiles and how they are created from fiber to the finished fabric. Students will explore the global marketplace, recent innovations, and technological advances in the field. Both fashion design and merchandising majors will acquire a broad and thorough knowledge of textiles used in the apparel industry.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in ENG 151