Total Credits: 60
Level: Level 4
Target Students: Core module for students registered for the MSc in Chemical Engineering
|Summer||Assessed by end of Summer Vacation|
Summary of Content:
This module is an individual research project conducted under the supervision of a member of the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering academic staff who is expert in the field. It enables a deeper study of a particular advanced aspect of chemical engineering covered earlier in the taught modules. It will develop the student's individual abilities to plan, analyse, criticise and report on a research study. The project may be a practically based laboratory or pilot plant study, a computer based study or a theoretical study.
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Tutorial||0 weeks||1 per week||1 hour|
Method of Assessment:
Professor C Snape
In addition to gaining detailed knowledge in the specific topic of study, the aim is for the student to gain skills in planning, executing and reporting on an individual research study thereby developing their powers of analysis, independence and critical judgement.
S1m- Extensive knowledge and understanding of management and business practices, and their limitations, and how these may be applied appropriately. S2m- The ability to make general evaluations of commercial risks through some understanding of the basis of such risks. P1m-Extensive knowledge and understanding of a wide range of chemical/environmental engineering processes and process equipment. P2m-Extensive knowledge and understanding of a wide range of chemical engineering processes and process equipment. P3m-Ability to apply chemical engineering techniques taking account of a range of commercial and industrial constraints. .
Offering School: Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
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