Courses and Descriptions


Textiles focuses on guiding students in the understanding of textile terminology, types of yarns, fabric construction and fabric finishes.  Textiles are in every part of daily life so it is valuable to learn their characteristics.  With increasing  use of online fabric purchasing, this textiles course will  give students the knowledge to help make good choices.  Students will complete a comprehensive sample work book during the course which will be a valuable future reference.

Marylla Ginkel Apparel Design Award

A $1,000 award has been created by the late Ramon Zelech to honor the memory of his mother, Marylla van Ginkel. This award is available to an Apparel Design student whose passion is to develop a career in the fashion industry. The successful candidate will have completed three courses from the Apparel Design program at Red River College Polytechnic with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Please accompany the application with a short paragraph outlining your career goals.

The application deadline is January 15.

Learn more about applying for the award.

Textbooks and Booklists

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.

Course Dates and Fees

2024 Winter Term - Continuing Education
APPA-1002 Textiles
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 09, 24 - Feb 27, 24Tu6:00PM - 9:00PMJ. Bones244625$409
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
Jan 09, 24 - Feb 27, 24
Class days
6:00PM - 9:00PM
J. Bones
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