Process & Chemical Engineering

University College Cork


Course Name Process & Chemical Engineering
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code DPCE
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
Minor Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Closing Date: 16th August 2019
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Duration 2 years part-time.

1 evening per week from September/October to May.
Course Fee €2,700 per academic year
Entry Requirements

Expand+In order to be admitted to the programme, candidates will be required to have a Level 6 NQAI qualification or equivalent and it is expected that they will have relevant experience through working in the process and related industries.

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Financial Support Students who are registered on this programme are eligible to apply for the Financial Aid Fund for Part Time Students. Eligibility criteria applies. For more information see Funding may be available via the Springboard+ scheme for this programme. Please see to check your eligibility.
Course Content

This course teaches the fundamentals of process and chemical engineering. You will be given an overview of key aspects of the discipline. It appeals to people from a wide range of backgrounds. This includes those who would like to obtain a ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:
PE1811: Introduction to Chemical Process Engineering (5 credits)
Basic engineering computation, engineering units, SI units, dimensions and conversions, moles, molecular weights, basic chemical reactions and stoichiometry, chemical ...

Assessment Method There is a one-and-a-half-hour end-of-course open book exam for each module. Assignments are also given for each module at approximately three week intervals. Apart from the Design Project module, where there is no exam. Each unit is marked on the following basis; Assignment: 50%; End-of-course exam: 50%. The pass standard for each module is 40%.
Number of Credits 30 credits each year
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Dr. Denis Ring
+353 (0)21 490 2549

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