Wayne State University

Minor in Textile Design

This minor offers students the opportunity to learn textile design skills and apply these in a studio/industry setting. The minor provides course options in both print and woven textile design. The minor combines elements of the fibers and fashion programs.

Textile Design Minor Requirements: Students must complete 24 credits, distributed as follows:

Complete (9 cr):

  • ADR 1050 – Drawing I (3 cr)
  • ACO 1200 – Surface Studio (3 cr)
  • AGD 2400 – Intro to Graphic Design (3 cr)

Textile Design (6 cr):

  • AFI 3460 – Digital Textile Design (3 cr)
  • AFI 2660 – Introduction to Fabric Print and Dyeing (3 cr)

Choose 1 from the following (3 cr):

  • AFA 5430 – History of Costume (3 cr)
  • ADN 6320 – History of Modern Design I (3 cr)
  • ADN 6330 – History of Modern Design II (3 cr)

Complete 2 electives (6 cr):

  • AFI 2650 Beginning Weaving (3 cr)
  • AFI 3650 Intermediate Weaving and Fiber Arts (3 cr)
  • AFI 3660 Intermediate Fibers: Printing and Dyeing (3 cr)
  • AFI 5650 Weaving: Senior Project (3 cr)
  • AFI 5660 Fabric Printing and Dyeing: Senior Project (3 cr)

 

To declare your minor, fill out the online Declaration of Major or Minor Portal