Course Title: Advanced Chemical Engineering Specialisation 1

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Advanced Chemical Engineering Specialisation 1

Credit Points: 12.00

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


120H Civil, Environmental & Chemical Engineering


Sem 1 2008,
Sem 1 2009,
Sem 1 2010,
Sem 1 2011,
Sem 1 2012,
Sem 1 2013,
Sem 1 2014

Course Coordinator: Mr Luis Alban

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 2332

Course Coordinator Email:

Course Coordinator Location: 10.12.28

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

PROC2090 Process Control and Simulation

Course Description

This course provides you with the opportunity to explore the application of advanced process control to particular industry sectors or areas of specialist expertise.

Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

This course addresses the following Program Learning Outcomes:

1.2 Conceptual understanding of mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline
1.3 In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline

On successful completion of this course you will also be able to:

- Design conventional control systems of complex processes

- Improve the controllability of those control systems using advanced process control techniques


Overview of Learning Activities

Lectures, computer tutorials, self-directed learning.

Overview of Learning Resources

There is no prescribed text. Additional learning resources will be made available online through myRMIT.

Overview of Assessment

Test/s, assignments, reports.