- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject will be delivered through a combination of lectures, online tutorials, online pre-recorded content and the assignment of problems sets. Students will also complete one experiment that will reinforce the material covered in lectures.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
- “Chemical Engineering Vol. 2” by Coulson & Richardson, Pergamon
- “Heat Transfer” by Holman, McGraw-Hill
- “Mass Transfer Operations” Treybal, R.E., McGraw Hill
- “Conceptual Design of Distillation Systems”, by Doherty and Malone, McGraw Hill
Students will have access to skeleton lecture notes. The subject LMS site contains recorded lecture slides and annotations using a tablet PC during lecture, online tutorials, pre-recorded video content, a repository of additional example problems, past exam questions, example Aspen files and rough solutions to worked problem sets.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
The skills gained in this subject are crucial to the career of a process engineer or working in separations. They will be important for students wishing to progress to jobs in engineering design offices and in operational roles within a wide range of industries including petrochemicals, food processing, wastewater treatment, minerals processing and pulp and paper manufacture. Most if not all of the example problems in the subject are motivated by real world examples.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Ph.D.- Engineering Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Specialisation (formal) Biochemical Specialisation (formal) Chemical with Business Specialisation (formal) Chemical Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Biochemical) Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business) Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Chemical)
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
Last updated: 2 December 2019