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CLTE304 Textiles as Material Culture

Technical, cultural and historical analysis of dress: communication, material culture, dress in museums.

For a more complete description of this paper please view the Centre for Materials Science and Technology website.

Paper title Textiles as Material Culture
Paper code CLTE304
Subject Clothing and Textile Sciences
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,018.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,320.00

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Prerequisite
CLTE 204
Schedule C
Science
Contact
catherine.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Catherine Smith
Textbooks
Reading list provided.
Course outline
View the course outline for CLTE 304
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Explain how dress functions in communication
  • Evaluate material culture theory, its application to dress and dress as a historic resource
  • Comment on the role of dress in museums and discuss issues of care and preservation
  • Review and evaluate relevant literature
  • Communicate ideas clearly in written and oral forms

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Thursday 10:00-10:50 9-15, 17-22
Friday 10:00-10:50 9-14, 17-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
P1 Friday 14:00-15:50 9-14, 17-22

Technical, cultural and historical analysis of dress: communication, material culture, dress in museums.

For a more complete description of this paper please view the Centre for Materials Science and Technology website

Paper title Textiles as Material Culture
Paper code CLTE304
Subject Clothing and Textile Sciences
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

^ Top of page

Prerequisite
CLTE 204
Schedule C
Science
Contact
catherine.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Catherine Smith
Textbooks
Reading list provided.
Course outline
View the course outline for CLTE 304
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Explain how dress functions in communication
  • Evaluate material culture theory, its application to dress and dress as a historic resource
  • Comment on the role of dress in museums and discuss issues of care and preservation
  • Review and evaluate relevant literature
  • Communicate ideas clearly in written and oral forms

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Thursday 10:00-10:50 9-13, 15-22
Friday 10:00-10:50 9-12, 15-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
P1 Friday 14:00-15:50 9-12, 15-22