Course Title: Manage technical processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5210

Course Title: Manage technical processes

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2009

Course Contact: Inna Konopov

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9179

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course offerers a general study of the principles required for developing a range of knitted fabrics as well as acquiring basic understanding and skills required for designing and production of knitted fabrics. The purpose of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and experience in: the fundamentals of knitting processes,
fabric Construction and using fabric analysis techniques to create a range of knitted fabrics, flat Bed knitting machine processes needed to construct a range of knitted fabrics, circular kittling machine processes needed to construct a range of knitted fabrics, understanding of the principles of production and manufacture of knitted fabrics and how this may affect the properties and performance of the fabric.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTGN4013A Manage technical processes


1. Coordinate resource use
2. Manage the process
3. Facilitate process problem resolution
4. Monitor process improvements/variations

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students will study fabrics (knitting) in tutorials, practical experimentation and through prescribed exercises and assessment work. Students will be guided through the processes of machine knitting