Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404004952009TEXTILE CHEMISTRYElective473
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The main objective of this course is to give one of important aspect of textile science; textile chemistry including chemical properties of fibres
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to understand chemical structure and properties of selluloz fibres
2Be able to comprehend the morphologies and chemical properties of protein fibres
3Be able to comprehend the morphologies and chemical properties of synthetic fibres
4Be able to classify the fibres
5Gain an ability to explain the effect of several chemicals to the characteristics of fibres
6Gain an ability to explain the effect of environment to the characteristics of fibres
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Cellulose fibres, chemical structure of cellulose macromolecules. The morphologies, chemical properties and modifications o cellulose fibres. Chemical properties of protein fibres. Synthetic fibres and their morphologies. Chemical structures and properties of PES, PA, PAC fibres.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Classification of fibres, Chemical and overmolecular structure of cellulose fibers
2Chemical structure of cellulose fibres, The effect of water, acids, bases and oxidizing agents to the fibers, High tempetarure dependence of cellulose
3Cellulose derivatives, cellulose ethers, destructive reactions, cellulose acetals
4The morphologies, chemical properties and modifications of protein fibres. Chemical properties of whole creatinin, chemical bonds between ceratin molecules (covalent bonds, salt bond, hydrogen bridge, nonpolar bonds)
5Chemical properties of whole fibers, the effect of water, acids, bases and salt to the fibres.
6The effect of oxidizing and reducing agents, light and heat on whole fibres
7Synthetic fibres and their morphologies, attraction forces between macromolecules, the effect of temperature on the structure, glazing point, melting point
8Midterm exam
9Chemical structures and polyesther of fibres. The effect of water, acids, bases and oxidizing agents on polyesther fibers
10The effect of oxidizing and reducing agents, organic solvents, light and heat on polyesther fibres
11Chemical structures and polyamide of fibres. The effect of water, acids, bases and oxidizing agents on polyamide fibers
12The effect of organic compounds, light and heat on polyamide fibres
13Chemical properties of polyacrylnitryl fibres.
14The effect of water, chemicals, heat and light on polyacrylonitryl fibers
15Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
 Necdet Seventekin, Tekstil Kimyası E.Ü. Tekstil ve Konfeksiyon Araştırma-Uygulama Merkezi Yayınları Bornova/İZMİR-2004  Işık Tarakçıoğlu, Tekstil Terbiyesi ve Makinaları, Cilt I, II, III.
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
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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 Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
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