Undergraduate Course: Introduction to Fashion Knitwear (LLLA07139)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||THIS IS A FOR-CREDIT ONLY COURSE OFFERED BY THE OFFICE OF LIFELONG LEARNING (OLL); ONLY STUDENTS REGISTERED WITH OLL SHOULD BE ENROLLED
Students will learn basic knit stitches on a single bed domestic knitting machine then progress to more complex stitches such as cable, fairisle, tuck and slip. These skills will allow students to develop a body of knitted fabrics based on their own development work and students will learn how to think about these as fashion garments.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- RESEARCH (33.3%)
to research textures which can be developed into knitted fabrics suitable for fashion.
- PRACTICE (33.3%)
to develop knitted fabrics through a combination of stitch, yarn and colour.
- PRESENTATION (33.3%)
produce a knit technical notebook with samples, a development sketchbook containing research, development of ideas through sketch and knitted samples.
|Black, Sandy ¿Knitwear in Fashion¿ |
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Ability to undertake research and reflective practice
|Course organiser||Mr Robbie Bushe
|Course secretary||Ms Sherrey Landles
Tel: (0131 6)50 4400