Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Techniques of Knitting

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Vesna Marija Potočić Matković, Assoc. Prof.
Study, Module Textile and Fashion Design - undergraduate, Module Textile Design
Course summary 3 (1+2+0)
Knowledge verification preliminary exam
Precondition for testing All exams of the first year of study and Fibers passed
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type audio practice, laboratory practice, workshops
Subject content Process of loop formation. Techniques an Methods of Forming the Initial Loop Courses on Latch Needle Knitting Maschines, on Two-Bar Knitting Machines, on Multifeed Circular Rib and Interlock Machines, on Automatic Circular Hosiery Knitters and Warp Knitting Machines. Structure and properties of knitted fabrics. Methods of manufacturing the garments of preset shape. Patterned and combined stitches.
Aim of course Based on the acquiered knowledge a student becomes familiar with knitwear manufacturing.
Literature necessary for course Weber P.-K. und Weber M.: Wirkerei und Strickerei, Deutsche Fachverlag GmbH, Frankfurt am Main 2004.
Spencer D.J.: Knitting Technology, pergamon Press, London.
Supplement literature More autors: Tekstilni priručnik, Tekstilni inštitut, Maribor.
Offermann P. I H. Tausch-Marton: Grundlagen der Maschenwaren technologie, Leipzig 1978.