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Unit of Study TEXT2003 Textile Science and Innovation (2023)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

explain the relationship between molecular and morphological structure and the properties of fibres

describe the structure and properties of a range of textile yarns and fabric

identify the use of finishing techniques to enhance fabric performance

identify principles and processes of colour to fibres, yarns and fabrics

apply a range of functional and aesthetic tests to evaluate fabric properties

identify appropriate fabrics for a range of end uses

critically analyse the history of and contemporary aspects for the Australian Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industries.

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