Textile and Weaving Certificate

Textile + Weaving Certificate


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.

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Textile and Weaving Requirements (31 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCredits
ENG-110   Freshman Composition 3
MTH-115   Introductory Algebra 3
NAV-225   Diné Philosophy of Education 3
CMP-101   Introduction to Computers 3
Textile and Weaving Core Requirements 
Semester ONECredits
NAV-103   Introduction to Weaving 3
NAV-105   Navajo Cultural Arts 3
CHM-120   General Chemistry I 4
NAV-211   Navajo History 3
Semester TWO 
NAV-115   Intermediate Navajo Weaving 3
NAV-120   Advanced Navajo Weaving 3
Total Required Credit Hours31


Program Advisor
Bonnie Yazzie, Practitioner Instructor of Diné Traditional Arts
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Phone: 505.786.4369

A.A., Diné Studies, Diné College
Certification, Navajo Nation Medicine Men Association