Oct 15, 2018  
Academic Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Academic Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDFD202 History of Textiles 3 cr.


This course will survey the development of textiles around the globe, from ancient weaves to the “techno” textiles of today, familiarizing students with important materials, techniques, structures, and styles. Students will learn to identify motifs and patterns, as well as explore the cultural and historical milieu in which textiles were created and used. Particular attention will be placed on understanding the role of textiles in clothing design through the ages.
 

Lecture
Undergraduate Elective
Fall