Technical, cultural and historical analysis of dress: communication, material culture, dress in museums.
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|Paper title||Textiles as Material Culture|
|Subject||Clothing and Textile Sciences|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,038.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,492.80|
- CLTE 204
- Schedule C
- More information link
- View more information on the Centre for Materials Science and Technology website
- Teaching staff
- Course Co-ordinator: Dr Catherine Smith
- Reading list provided.
- Course outline
- View the course outline for CLTE 304
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Cultural understanding.
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- 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