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  • Chemical Engineering ThermodynamicsCHEN90007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject comprehensively covers the thermodynamics of chemical and physical systems of relevance to chemical engineers. The laws of thermodynamics, which govern energy and the direction of energy flow, are amongst the most important fundamentals of chemical engineering that students le...

  • Process Dynamics And ControlCHEN90032

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Continuous chemical processes are inherently dynamic systems – process inputs and outputs change in time. To accommodate this, modern plants require some form of automatic control. This subject equips students with the skills to understand how and why key process variables change in time, a...

  • Chemical Engineering Minor ThesisCHEN90030

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals a high level investigative research project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous planning and schedul...

  • Bioenvironmental EngineeringCHEN90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This is a specialised elective subject covering a range of environmental and waste treatment topics of key importance to society and of relevance to most chemical engineering industries. The subject builds on core chemical engineering knowledge and is complementary to the material presented...

  • Chemical Engineering ManagementCHEN90020

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS For long term sustainability, a company must focus on its Triple Bottom Line (Financial performance, Environmental performance and Sociological performance). This subject will cover the key parameters needed to manage performance in each of these areas for both new projects and redevelopmen...

  • Chemical Engineering Research ProjectCHEN90023

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, JulyYear:2019

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous pla...

  • Research MethodsCHEN90034

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS The aim of engineering and scientific research is to produce new knowledge. To be useful, new knowledge must be able to stand up to scrutiny, and its presentation to other researchers and/or to the public must be persuasive.This subject is an introduction to the processes of research as the...

  • Chemical Product DevelopmentCHEN90035

    Offered:Summer TermYear:2019

    AIMS Internationally, approximately fifty percent of chemical engineers are employed in positions related to chemical product development and design.  The aim of this module is to introduce students to the concepts behind chemical product design.  This includes an introduction to the chemical pr...

  • Heat and Mass Transport ProcessesCHEN30005

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject aims to extend the fundamental concepts of heat transfer from that covered in CHEN20009 Transport Processes to include natural and forced convection and two phase systems. Mass transfer concepts are extended to unsteady state mass transfer and Fick's Second Law, prediction of d...

  • Process EngineeringCHEN90013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject aims to develop critical thinking skills essential for work in the chemical process and other industries. Students will learn by tackling ill-defined engineering tasks, learn to organise and prioritise tasks to meet deadlines and improve their analytical and written communicati...

  • Advanced Heat & Mass Transport ProcessesCHEN90019

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject provides an advanced focus on the heat and mass transport processes that are part of the core knowledge and problem solving skills basis for chemical engineering unit operations. In addition, an advanced understanding of these transport processes will help enable students in th...

  • Minerals, Materials and RecyclingCHEN90010

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS The importance of the minerals industry to the Australian economy. Liberation, size reduction, size separation and concentration separations in minerals processing. Extractive metallurgy, including hydrometallurgy and pyrometallurgy. Aspects of physico-chemical principles of mineral separat...

  • Chemical Process AnalysisCHEN20011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces students to important chemical engineering processes both on the large plant-wide scale and at the single unit operation scale. Students learn how to read process flow diagrams and process and instrumentation diagrams. Process measurement and instrumentation is also ...

  • Smart TransportationCVEN30011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Urban Transport systems face many challenges due to growing levels of congestion and rising levels of environmental, social and safety problems. This subject will use the systems approach as a framework for developing the key skills that need to acquired to develop and implement new transport te...

  • MPhil ResearchCVEN90038

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Construction EngineeringCVEN90058

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves students learning the integrated process between design and construction by developing a proposal for a design & build project. An objective of the project is to help students explore the close relationship between design, constructability and construction. Students...

  • Engineering Site CharacterisationCVEN90044

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSCharacterisation of sites is an important step in any engineering study or design. In order to devise a design for an engineering project a range of contextual factors need to be determined. These include intrinsic aspects of natural and anthropogenic history, such as geological context and f...

  • IE Research Project 3CVEN90056

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject provides the capstone experience for students in Infrastructure Engineering. Students will combine their expertise in interdisciplinary groups or as individuals to address real-world problems, typically in contact with industry. Project topics will be advertised well in advanc...

  • Port Access and NavigationCVEN90068

    Offered:Semester 1, SeptemberYear:2019

    The subject examines the management ship traffic in a Port/Harbour. The subject relies on a synergetic approach combining cutting-edge research in Maritime Engineering and strong engagement of a former ship Captain and Harbour Master. A number of industry-based applications and case-study example...

  • Engineering Risk AnalysisCVEN30008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject will focus on how risk analysis and management principles and techniques can be applied to engineering projects. The subject introduces a range of risk analysis techniques, which are put in the context of engineering projects and analysed using the framework of the risk standard ...