TET313 - Machines and Equipment in Clothing Industry

Course specification
Course titleMachines and Equipment in Clothing Industry
Study programme
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      Condition /Облик условљености
      The goalThrough the review and the analysis of the typical mechanisms of machines and devices used in the clothing manufacture, students learn about the types, characteristics, the method of operation and basics of automation of machines and devices in the contemporary clothing industry.
      The outcomeStudents gain the ability to independent approach in formulating and solving various problems that may occur during the industrial production of clothes. They develop skills in managing and improving the production process. Students also create awareness of teamwork.
      Contents of lecturesThe concept of the course includes classification of machines and devices in the production of clothes; machines and devices for quality control and preparation of textile material in clothing manufacture; spreading machines; classic cutting machines; contemporary cutting devices; marking devices and fusing machines. Special attention is paid to the working principle of the universal sewing machine. Fundamental characteristics of special sewing machines, sewing automata, and aggregates are presented in short. Course content also includes a working principle of pressing machines, as well as machines for internal transport.
      Contents of exercises /
      1. T.Mihailović, "Mašine i uređaji u industriji odeće", Interni materijal Katedre za tekstilno inženjerstvo. (Original title)
      2. G.Nikolić, "Mehanizmi strojeva za proizvodnju odjeće", Tekstilno-tehnološki fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu, Zagreb, 2000. (Original title)
      3. H.Carr, B.Latham, "The Technology of Clothing Manufacture", Blackwell Scientific Publications, London, 1994. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachinglectures.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures30Test paper70
      Practical lessonsOral examination