Course SummaryThe lessons in this course provide an overview of the textile industry, including the basics of fabrics, fibers, and techniques, while also highlighting important historical context and cultural differences. Use this course to improve your ability to discuss this industry for your career or classwork.
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This introductory course gives an overview of essential aspects of the textile industry. The short lessons focus on subjects such as fabrics, techniques, industry types, and the international textile industry. The interactive quizzes allow you to track your progress and knowledge as you make your way through the course.
This course is useful to students, teachers and professionals in the textile industry as well as the casual learner.
- Professionals may build new workplace skills by reviewing these topics and may be able to use these lessons in professional development or certification renewal requirements.
- Students can navigate these chapters easily to help supplement test prep or coursework resources.
- Teachers can incorporate these lessons into their curriculum, assign them as homework or use the quizzes to monitor student learning.
- Casual learners may enjoy ease and convenience provided by the mobile-ready format of each lesson.
- Textile basics
- Fibers and fabrics
- Textile techniques
- History of textiles
- Textiles of different countries and cultures
- Overview ofhe textile industry
- Types of textile industries
- The textile industry around the world
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