Credits: 2

Schedule: 16.01.2019 - 29.05.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Students deepen their skills and knowledge of design and production of knitted fabrics and garments. They advance their skills in M1plus- software for industrial knits and knitwear design. Students deepen their artistic expression in knitted fabrics and knitwear.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Students select the area to specialize according to their own interests and design an individual design project for thesis collection or other tutored design project. Students use handknitting machines and/or M1plus- software and industrial ADF knitting machine for their collections. All students working on a project or thesis including designs for the ADF knitting machine must participate in the Knits and Knitwear Workshop. If student already has studied the advanced content in M1plus- software taught in the course, they do not need to participate on the lectures.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, individual and group tasks, course meetings, personal tutoring and self-reliant work.

Evaluation: Active participation and approach to the learning process, progress during the course taking the individual starting point into account, understanding and creativity of knitted structures and knitwear design, artistic expression, presentation and info cards.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Depends from the workload

2cr=54 h

10cr= 270 h

Lectures/contact sessions max 100 h

Independent work

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

BA students: Neuleet ja neulokset, Neulesuunnittelu and preferably also Textile Collection, processess and finishing= at least two courses. MA students: Same as in BA or Basic Knitting and Experimental Textile Design

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

In WebOodi


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


1) Students from Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design (MA), Fashion or Design (BA) working on their thesis project or other relevant project related to knitted fabrics

2) BA-students from Fashion or Design programs

3) Exchange students in Fashion or Design or in FaCT with previous knowledge of knitted structures

4) Other participants according the relevance of their projects

Course plan as a pre-assignment should be submitted via email to responsible teacher at the same time with registration.

Participation is confirmed by the student´s presence on the first lecture.


Registration and further information