Process Dynamics and Control

Subject 411-336 (2009)

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Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 3 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:

Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Forty-eight hours.
Total Time Commitment: Not available

431-202 Engineering Analysis B or equivalent

Corequisites: -
Recommended Background Knowledge: -
Non Allowed Subjects: -
Core Participation Requirements: -


Dr Gabriel Robert Da Silva


Subject Overview: -
Objectives: Students successfully completing the subject should be able to develop and implement theoretical and empirical models for dynamic processes, understand the factors influencing the dynamic response of chemical processes, and be able to analyse and implement effective process control strategies.
  • A mid-semester test worth 20% held in or about Week 6, an assignment worth 10% due around week 10, and an end of semester examination worth 70%.
Prescribed Texts: -
Recommended Texts:

Process Dynamics and Control, Second Edition. D. E. Seborg, T. F. Edgar, D. A. Mellichamp

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:
  • ability to apply knowledge of basic science and engineering fundamentals

  • in-depth technical competence in at least one engineering discipline

  • ability to undertake problem identification, formulation and solution

  • ability to utilise a systems approach to design and operational performance

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical)Biocellular
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement) Chemical

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