The students will be taught how to weave Navajo rugs and also understand the oral tradition and history of Navajo weaving. A certificate course in Textile and Weaving at Navajo Technical University requires 31 credit hours and it is designed for a one-year program of study. Job opportunities in Textile and Weaving include: instructor position, self- employment, textile manager, and fabric designer.
Job opportunities in Textile and Weaving include: instructor position, self-employment, textile manager, and fabric designer.
|Estimated Cost of Attendance||$14,020 / yr|
|Tuition and Fees||$2,360|
|Housing and Meals||$7,360|
|Books and Supplies||$2,200|
|Other Education Costs||$500|
Textile and Weaving Requirements (32 Credits)
|General Education Requirements||Credits||Prerequisites|
|ENGL 1110||Composition I||3||ENGL 098 or satisfactory placement scores|
|MATH 1215||Intermediate Algebra||4||MTH 113 or equivalent|
|NAVA 2240||Diné Philosophy of Education||3|
|BCIS 1115||Introduction to Computers||3|
|Textile and Weaving Core Requirements|
|NAVA 1310||Navajo Rug Weaving I||3|
|NAVA 1210||Navajo Cultural Arts||3|
|CHEM 1217C||Principles of Chemistry I||4||MATH 120, CHEM 1120|
|NAVA 2220||Navajo History||3|
|NAVA 1320||Navajo Rug Weaving II||3||NAVA 1310|
|NAVA 1330||Navajo Rug Weaving III||3||NAVA 1320|
|Total Required Credit Hours||32|
** Please check course descriptions for the appropriate prerequisites course(s).