B24821 - Process design in the chemical industry

Course specification
Type of study Bachelor academic studies
Study programme
Course title Process design in the chemical industry
Acronym Status Semester Number of classes ECTS
B24821 mandatory 8 2L + 2E 4.0
Lecturer/Associate (practicals)
Prerequisite Form of prerequisites
Learning objectives
Learning the basic steps of chemical engineering design - from the project task to the conceptual solution. Synthesis of knowledge acquired in basic study.
Learning outcomes
The student is able to independently create a project task, give a preliminary estimate of the cost of a process plant and knows the structure of the technological project. He has acquired knowledge in two-dimensional design by using software.
1. The concept, levels and area of design, design structures, phases of project implementation; 2. Project management principles; 3. Research and development of technology and processes; 4. Preliminary cost estimate of process plants; 5. Projected task; 6. Data sources; 7. Process schemes; 8. Simulation of process schemes; 9. Calculation and dimensioning of process equipment; 10. Pipelines and instrumentation; 11. Detailed design; 12. Assistive devices; 13. Facilities.
Teaching Methods
Lectures, calculation exercises, laboratory exercises, field exercises, seminar papers, consultations.
Evaluation and grading
Written and oral exam, oral presentation of seminar paper. Attendance 5 Seminar paper 10 Final exam 25 Project task 20 Tests (2) 40 Total score 100