Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
TEK854BRAIDING TECHNOLOGYElective482
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
1. Introduce the basic principles of braided structures 2. Interpret the production process and properties of 2D braided structures 3. Interpret the production process and properties of 3D braided structures 4. Introduce the structural design and patterning of braided products 5. Identify the applications and developments of braided structures.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Arzu MARMARALI
Learning Outcomes
1The skill of comprehending the basic principles of braided structures.
2The ability to understand the production process and properties of 2D braided structures
3The ability to understand the production process and properties of 3D braided structures
4The ability to identify the structural design and patterning of braided products.
5The ability to comprehend the applications and developments of braided structures.
6The ability to join team work
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
-
Recommended Optional Programme Components
-
Course Contents
Basic principles of braided structures, their classification, the production process and properties of 2D and 3D braided structures, structural design and patterning of braided products and the applications and developments of braided structures.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General description of braided structures
2Classification of braided structures
3Production process and characteristics of 2D braided structures
4Production process and characteristics of 2D braided structures
5Production training in 2D braiding machine
6Production process and characteristics of 3D braided structures
7Production process and characteristics of 3D braided structures
8Patterning of braided products
9Patterning of braided products
10Midtearm exam
11Structural design of braids
12The applications and developments of braided structures
13The applications and developments of braided structures
14The applications and developments of braided structures
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Lecture notes 2. Braiding Technology for Textiles, Edited by Kyosev Y., Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles, 2015. 3. Textile Materials for Lightweight Constructions, Edited by Cherif, C., Springer, 2016. 4. Advances in Braiding Technology, Edited by Kyosev Y., Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles, 2016. 5. Braided Structures and Composites, Edited by Rana S., Fangueiro, R., CRC Press, 2016. 6. Recent Developments in Braiding and Narrow Weaving, Edited by Kyosev Y.,Springer, 2016.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
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)
-
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures13226
Team/Group Work11515
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO3    4        
LO4    4 4      
LO5          4 3
LO6     54     4
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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