2021-22 Gaston College Catalog
Textiles Technology - Textile Technician, A.A.S. (A50500TE)
This curriculum prepares individuals for textile manufacturing.
Coursework includes industrial safety, quality control, and textile courses in yarn production, weaving processes, dyeing, finishing, and fiber science.
Graduates should qualify as technicians, managers, or designers in the textile industry.
This curriculum focuses on preparation to become a textile technician.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Apply the principles and concepts of basic sciences, polymer and fiber science, textile technology and management science to the analysis and solution of real-world problems.
- Communicate effectively in professional contexts.
- Demonstrate competent and productive textile technological skills.
- Function on multidisciplinary teams.