ERIC Number: ED102409
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Textile Design: A Suggested Program Guide. Fashion Industry Series No. 3.
Fashion Inst. of Tech., New York, NY.
The textile design guide is the third of a series of five interrelated program resource guides encompassing the various dimensions of the fashion industry. The job-preparatory guide is conceived to provide youth and adults with intensive preparation for initial entry employment and also with career advancement opportunities within specific categories of jobs within the textile industry. The guide provides an overview of the textile design field, occupational opportunities, and competencies required of workers. It contains outlines of areas of instruction which include objectives to be achieved, teaching content, and suggestions for learning experiences, evaluation, teaching resources, and instructional supplies. These areas include fundamental background instruction, basic skill development instruction, and career advancement instruction, ranging from basic design and textile courses to advanced job skills in print design, screen printing, woven design, and weft knit design. (Author/MW)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Ladders, Curriculum Guides, Design, Design Crafts, Educational Equipment, Employment Opportunities, Fashion Industry, Instructional Materials, Job Training, Needle Trades, Occupational Home Economics, Occupational Information, Program Development, Resource Materials, Resource Units, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Textiles Instruction
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Fashion Inst. of Tech., New York, NY.
Note: For other documents in Fashion Industry Series, see CE 003 139-142 and CE 003 621