Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design


VOCATIONAL TRAINING (Technology of light industry goods)

Educational programmes Bachelor's Degree Programs

015 Vocational training (Technology of light industry goods)


The Faculty of Technologies, Service and Fashion

The Department of Pedagogy and Vocational Training Methodology


Liudmyla Zhyten’ova

PhD, associate professor, head of the department


Location and phone

Academic building 4, rooms 320, 322

2, Nemyrovych-Danchenko str.





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This program is developed on professional mobility basis and allows graduates to be competitive and to work in vocational schools specialized in sewing, secondary schools, post-secondary education establishments, as well as to hold such positions as design technician, technologist, laboratory assistant, production scheduler, clothing manufacturer, pattern maker, cutter, draughtsman, engineer, technical documentation copier, fashion designer, standardization engineer, occupational safety and health engineer, head and master of production site, etc. at the enterprises of textile and sewing industry, in fashion houses and other service facilities. The program provides for compulsory course professional training for future specialist to obtain working sewing skills of a specific grade.


Academic program specification:

ОсвітAcademic program:

«Vocational training (Technology of light industry goods


Specialist in light industry, a teacher of light industry disciplines

Training term


On the basis of complete secondary education

8 semesters (4 years)

On the basis of junior specialist

4 semesters (2 years)

ECTS credits



Language of learning


Program objective:

The formation and development of general and  professional competencies in the field of education and light industry, necessary for the implementation of pedagogical activities at the vocational training establishments and the production activity at the enterprises of light industry.

Program training outcomes:

Knowing and understanding of the basis, history of vocational training and engineering and pedagogical education. To express obtained basic knowledge clearly and consistently, to evaluate new information and interpretation within the framework of this knowledge.

The ability to carry out the training of  workers at a high level due to the general knowledge of vocational theoretical and vocational practical training of the future worker, the content of professional activity of the employee, the contents of industrial training, his place and role in the structure of vocational training of the worker, machinery, technological equipment and tools, used by employee in the course of professional activity and scientific basis of their functioning,  advanced experience of professional activity within the profession trained.

Ability to apply the tools effectively, methods and forms of vocational training and education, to implement methods and technologies of training and education, knowledge of the basic types of lessons, their structure and methodology.

Pedagogical management skills, self-management.

The ability to show knowledge and practical skills implementation of light industry products design projects with regard to a qualitative transformation of "the sketch – design-technological solution – the finished product".

The ability to show knowledge and practical skills in designing and manufacturing of sewn products, their study and comparative assessment,  justification of rational methods of  details and knots processing used in technological processes of garment manufacturing. The ability to show the skills of equipment selection of clothing manufacture taking into account the technological properties of the material for the manufacture of various products.

The ability to determine the physicochemical and mechanical properties of modern fabrics and their range.

To show the ability to apply design methods of various kinds of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, peculiarities of drawings construction for standard and special figure types; designing of garments with the help of computer technology.

Skills to determine anthropometric characteristic of a human figure for designing clothes; method of verification of products construction details for different purposes, the structure of the existing process of developing new models of clothes; skills in modern CAD systems.