Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Quality Management of Textiles and Clothing

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Antoneta Tomljenović, Assoc. Prof.
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Textile Chemistry, Materials and Ecology
Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Clothing Engineering
Course summary 4 (2+0+2)
Knowledge verification preliminary exam, writing exam, oral exam
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type seminars
Subject content Quality; Quality Control; Quality Assurance; Quality Management: Philosophy and conceptual defining the terms according to contemporary production and market orientated costumer/supplier relationship and ecological requirements. Triangle: quality/product application/customer requirements. Key factors for quality assurance of textile products: man, materials, production processes, technology, process control, statistical methods, documents. Quality Management System according to ISO 9000 and ISO 9001 - principles, system elements and structure. Certification of Quality Management System - requirements, relevant standards and competences. Quality control, evaluation and labeling the textile products.
Aim of course Acquisition of basic knowledge of quality, quality assurance and quality management of textile materials and products. Qualification for basic quality control. Basic qualification for quality management system implementation according to series ISO 9000. Recognition the need for quality management system and environmental management system connection.
Literature necessary for course R. Čunko, E. Pezelj: Quality of Textiles and Clothing, Textil, 42 (1993) 17 - 23
R. Čunko, European Standardisation of Quality and Specific Characteristics of Textile Idustry, Tekstil 41 (1992) 119-127
R. Čunko: Eco-Properties of Textile and Contemporary Requirements for Quality, Tekstil 45 (1996) 1-18
Series of Standards: HRN ISO 9000, HRN ISO 9001, HRN ISO 9004, ISO 19011