Technology of Denim Manufacturing (Dept Elec-III) (2182908)  

5
Credit
3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 10 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
Students should have basic knowledge of fibres, spinning, weaving and chemical processing
Rationale
The city of Ahmedabad, state of Gujarat and the country as a whole is global hub for sourcing denim fabric and the jeans. The state has the highest production of denim fabric in the country. The city of Ahmedabad is centre of denim manufacturing with few of the top ten companies of the world.
Course Outcome
After learning the course the students should be able to:
1. Describe the fibre used for making denim fabric.
2. Describe the process of manufacturing and application of indigo and non indigo dye.
3. Describe the conversion of fibres to yarn and denim fabric.
4. Describe the garment manufacturing process for making various end products out of denim fabric.
5. Describe the quality control measures required for denim fabric and jeans.

Active Learning
Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.