Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
502024042017WEAVING MACHINESCompulsory474
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To give information about the basic components of weaving machines, to develop problem solving skills applied to weaving problems under real life conditions
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. ,Prof. Güldemet Başal Bayraktar
Learning Outcomes
1an ability to recognize basic principles of weaving technology
2an ability to identify the basic components of weaving machines
3an ability to recognize different weaving machines and the basic mechanisms for weaving
4an ability to identify the properties of woven fabrics
5an ability to identify, analyze, and solve weaving problems under real life conditions
6
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The basic components of weaving machines and their functions, warp let off, filling insertion, beat up and take up mechanisms, shedding systems, automation and control systems
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1History of weaving and classification of weaving machines Introduction and classification of weaving machines
2Basic weaving motions Basic weaving motions
3Warp let off, beat up, take up mechanisms and control systems Introduction of Warp let off, beat up, take up mechanisms and control systems
4Shedding systems Introduction of Shedding systems
5Cam shedding Introduction of cam mechanisms
6Dobby shedding Introduction of dobby mechanisms
7Jacquard shedding Introduction of jacquard mechanisms
8Filling insertion systems Introduction of filling insertion systems
9Shuttle weaving Introduction of shuttle weaving machines
10Midterm
11Projectile weaving Introduction of projectile weaving machines
12Rapier weaving Presentations
13Air jet and water jet weaving Presentations
14Multiphase weaving Presentations
15
16
Recommended or Required Reading
 H.R. Alpay , “Dokuma Makinaları”, TMMOB Makine Mühendisleri Odası, 1985  M. Yakartepe, Z. Yakartepe “Tekstil ve Konfeksiyon Araştırma Merkezi Tekstil Teknolojisi”, 1995  Ormerod & W.S. Sondhelm “ Weaving-Technology and Operations”, The Textile Institute, Manchester 1995.  S. Adanur, “ Handbook of Weaving”, Technomic Publishing Co.,Inc., U.S.A. 2001.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination170
Homework130
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures13226
Practice13113
Report Preparation12020
Report Presentation122
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)123
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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