Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
502002132006PRINCIPLES OF APPAREL MANUFACTURINGCompulsory242
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Examining the historical development of garment industry in Turkey and around the world, introducing apparel businesses way of working, introducing the departments of apparel production, introducing the machines and equipments used in apparel businesses, introducing the sewing types
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Oktay PAMUK
Learning Outcomes
1Acquiring skills of understanding the process of apparel businesses
2Acquiring skills of knowing departments of apparel businesses
3Acquiring skills of understanding the working principles of machinery and equipments used in the apparel businesses
4Acquiring skills of solving problems faced in apparel businesses
5Acquiring skills of calculating the cost of apparel products
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Introducing the apparel industry, apparel production and work flow. Giving information about machines and equipments used in garment making, technical terms and basic sewing types of garment production.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introducing the apparel industry in general, give information ablout product types and work flows
2Presentation of apparel business departments
3Planning and marketing departments
4Model, pattern and sample preparation departmentInvestigations in the garment business
5Store room, Cutting departmentInvestigations in the garment business
6Sewing departmentInvestigations in the garment business
7Work flow in sewing departmentInvestigations in the garment business
8Stitch types and machinery and equipments used in apparel industryInvestigations in the garment business
9Midterm Exam
10Quality control processes
11Ironing and packaging departments
12Transport systems in apparel businesses
13Product cost calculations
14Technical visit
Recommended or Required Reading
1.ACAR, N., "Tam Zamaninda Uretim", MPM Press, Ankara, (2002) 2. GLOCK , R.E. and KUNZ , G.I., "Apparel Manufacturing – Sewn Product Analysis", Prentice- Hall International Limited, London, (1995), ISBN 0-02-344142-9 3. Lecturer’s notes about this course 4.Literature of ITKIB Research-Develop & Legislation Agency 5.Workshop notes 6.Several company catalogs about apparel industry.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Attending Lectures12224
Team/Group Work12525
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)74
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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