Catalogue 2012 - 2013

ILP 314 Textiles Through Time

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Junior standing.

Course Description

This course will examine the history, sociology, aesthetics, economics, and inventions related to textiles. We will move through time looking at the change in choice of textile production from natural fibers to manufactured fibers exploring what drove these changes and the applications of various textiles as they became available.