Course Title: Prepare dyes for textile production

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4213

Course Title: Prepare dyes for textile production

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Henry Orlinski

Course Contact Phone: 0414 364 055

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge associated with selecting, developing and testing dyes, chemicals, and auxiliaries and developing a dye specification and recipe for the production of textiles.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTTX3007B Prepare dyes for textile production


1. Identify properties of textile
2. Perform preliminary selection and evaluation of dyes
3. Perform final selection and evaluation of dyes, specifications and recipes

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students will study dyeing of textiles in tutorials, practical experimentation and through prescribed exercises and assessment work.