Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Knitted structure design

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Zlatko Vrljičak, Prof.
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - undergraduate, Module Engineering Design and Management of Textiles
Course summary 4 (2+2+0)
Knowledge verification preliminary exam, writing exam, oral exam
Precondition for testing All exams of the first year of study passed
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type audio practice, laboratory practice
Subject content Knitwear. Knitwear fabrics. Warp knitwar. Weft knitwear. Single jersey, double jersey, interlock knittwear. Projecting and analysis of warp and weft knitwear. Computer engineering and design of warp and weft knitwear. Basic warp knitwear, double, velour, plush, picque, ribbed, regulat two-colour three-colour tuck knit, double regular tuck weft knit. Application of knitwear for upper clothing articles, underwear, sportwear, children cloths, stockings. Analysis of the structure and properties of the weft and warp knitted fabrics. Comparison of the main characteristics of basic and derivate stitches.
Aim of course Based on the acquiered knowledge a student is able to design and produce weft and warp knitwear independently.
Literature necessary for course Ch. Iyer, P.Mamel i W. Schaech: Rundstricken, Bamberg 1991
S.Raz: Flat Knitting, Bamberg, 1991.
More authors: Bindungslehre der Kulierwirkerei, Leipzig.
Supplement literature V. Lasić: Vezovi pletiva, Zageb 1997.
Selected articles of the Journal ""Textil"", Zagreb, Croatia