Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
TEK827SOCK TECHNOLOGYElective472
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
1. To introduce the manufacturing of hosiery technology 2. To introduce structure, types and characteristics of hosiery 3. To explain the hosiery knitting machines and manufacturing process 4. To inform of the quality standards for hosiery
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Arzu MARMARALI - Doç. Dr. Nida OĞLAKCIOĞLU
Learning Outcomes
1Ability to have information about the hosiery market
2Ability to understand the structures and characteristics of hosiery
3Ability to understand the hosiery knitting machines and their machine parts and properties
4Ability to learn the manufacturing process of hosiery knitting machines
5Ability to identify the problems during hosiery manufacturing
6Ability to identify the special types of hosiery products
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Guideline about the hosiery market, hosiery structure, hosiery types, hosiery characteristics, manufacturing process of hosiery, the categorization of hosiery knitting machines, the basic parts and systems of hosiery knitting machines, loop formation, the quality standards for hosiery products, medical hosiery.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction about hosiery market in Turkey and in world
2Introduction about circular knitting machines and the categorization of circular knitting machines
3Sock structure
4Sock types and characteristics
5Manufacturing process of sock
6The categorization of hosiery knitting machines, the basic parts and working principles of hosiery knitting machines
7The categorization of hosiery knitting machines, the basic parts and working principles of hosiery knitting machines
8Quality standards for hosiery products
9Quality standards for hosiery products
10Midterm exam
11Visit to a hosiery company
12Invite a specialist to learn latest information about hosiery industry
13Medical socks
14Medical socks
15Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. MARMARALI Arzu, Yuvarlak Örme Makineleri (Atkı Örmeciliği Ders Notu), E.Ü. Mühendislik Fakültesi Tekstil Müh. Bölümü (2008) 2. SPENCER, D.J., Flat Knitting Technology, Pergamon Pres, (1989) 3. ÖNDER E., CANDAN, C.,Çorap Kalite El Kitabı, Çorap Sanayicileri Derneği, (2005)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
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
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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