Faculteit Mens en Welzijn

Campus Schoonmeersen
Valentin Vaerwyckweg 1 (auto, post)
Voskenslaan 270
9000 Gent
  +32 (0)9 243 26 29
  fmw@hogent.be

Faculteit Natuur en Techniek

Campus Schoonmeersen
Valentin Vaerwyckweg 1 (auto, post)
Voskenslaan 270 (voetgangers, openbaar vervoer)
9000 Gent
  +32 (0)9 243 27 00
  fnt@hogent.be

Faculteit Bedrijf en Organisatie

Campus Schoonmeersen
Valentin Vaerwyckweg 1 (auto, post)
Voskenslaan 270
9000 Gent
  +32 (0)9 243 22 00
  fbo@hogent.be

School of Arts

Campus Bijloke
J. Kluyskensstraat 2
9000 Gent
  +32 (0)9 267 01 00
  www.hogent.be/arts
  schoolofarts@hogent.be

STUDIEFICHES / COURSE CATALOGUE

Faculty Science and Technology

Bachelor of Textile Technology

Qualification of Textile Technology
Academic year: 2019-20
Field of Study: Applied Engineering & Technology
Study load: 180

The aim of the study programme is to produce graduates who are capable of implementing their basic skills, which they have acquired a the University College, in a dynamic business environment in a critical manner. Graduates with a bachelor of textile technology must, as fledgling professionals, be able to anticipate the fast-moving highly-technological textile sector, implement innovations in the production and workers' organisation with a view to thus contributing to the growth of the business.

With this bachelor's degree, the graduates can find employment in three areas, both at home and abroad:

1. production;
2. quality;
3. technical-commercial.

The study programme guarantees that the students, upon completion of their professional
bachelor of textile technology master the following three competences:



- analytical and problem-solving thinking ability;
- high level of responsibility;
- self-reliance;
- assertiveness;
- an inquisitive mind/learning ability;
- communication: oral and in writing;
- social skills: team player and flexibility.

Graduates with a bachelor of textile technology have the following professional competences that allow them to carry out their tasks appropriately:

- working in a project-based manner (decisiveness, entrepreneurial spirit and initiative, planning and organising);
- accuracy;
- quality, safety and environmental awareness;
- creativity/geared to innovation;
- social skills: leadership qualities;
- focus;
- customer and market orientation.

A Bachelor (Ba) of Textile Technology can, after the successful completion of a bridging program (between 45 and 90 credits), gain access to the following Master Programs:

- Master of Science in Communication Science: Communication Management
- Master of Science in Communication Science: Film- and Television Studies
- Master of Science in Communication Science: Journalism
- Master of Science in Communication Science: New Media and Society
- Master of Science in EU-Studies
- Master of Science in Political Science
- Master of Science in Sociology


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