Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 6. Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Rules
      • Engineering, Computing and Mathematics rules for undergraduate courses
        • 6.2 Bachelor's degrees
          • 6.2.2B Chemical and Process Engineering (ECHPR) Only available to re-enrolling students.

            Note: This program is only available to re-enrolling students.

            6.2.2B.1 The Chemical and Process Engineering program comprises—

            (a) all units in Table 6.2.2Ba (Chemical and Process Engineering core units)—102 points

            and

            (b) one unit from Group A in Table 6.2.2Bb (Chemical and Process Engineering options)—6 points

            and

            (c) one of the following majors: the Chemical Engineering major (MJ-ECHEM) as set out in Rule 6.2.2B.2 or the Hydrocarbon Processing major (MJ-EHCPR) as set out in Rule 6.2.2B.3

            and

            (d) units to make up the remaining points required for the course from Groups B and C in Table 6.2.2Bb (Chemical and Process Engineering options) provided that no more than 12 points come from Group C.

            Majors
            Chemical Engineering major (MJ-ECHEM)

            6.2.2B.2 The Chemical Engineering major referred to in Rule 6.2.2B.1 comprises—

            (a) all units in Table 6.2.2Bc (Chemical Engineering major core units)—18 points

            and

            (b) one unit from Table 6.2.2Bd (Chemical Engineering major options)—6 points.

            Hydrocarbon Processing major (MJ-EHCPR)

            6.2.2B.3 The Hydrocarbon Processing major referred to in Rule 6.2.2B.1 comprises—

            (a) all units in Table 6.2.2Be (Hydrocarbon Processing major core units)—18 points

            and

            (b) one unit from Table 6.2.2Bf (Hydrocarbon Processing major options)—6 points.

            Mineral Processing major (MJ-EMNPR)

            Note: This major is only available to re-enrolling students who should refer to the 2010 Rules for the major.

            • Table 6.2.2Ba—Chemical and Process Engineering core units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Level 1
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1, S2CHEM1001Chemistry—Properties and Energetics
              S1, S2CHEM1002Chemistry—Structure and Reactivity
              N/AENSC1002Material Behaviour from Atoms to Bridges
              Level 2
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1, S2CITS2401Computer Analysis and Visualisation
              MATH2040Engineering Mathematics 1
              Level 3
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1ENSC3003Fluid Mechanics
              S2ENSC3005Mass and Energy Balances
              S1ENSC3006Chemical Process Thermodynamics
              S2ENSC3007Heat and Mass Transfer
              S2ENSC3019Unit Operations and Unit Processes
              Level 4
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHPR4405Particle Technology
              S2CHPR4406Reaction Engineering
              CHPR4411Chemical and Process Engineering Project Part 1
              CHPR4412Chemical and Process Engineering Project Part 2
              S2GENG4402Control Engineering
              Level 5
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              CHPR5551Chemical Engineering Design Project 1
              CHPR5552Chemical Engineering Design Project 2

              1 This unit is no longer offered. Students requiring this unit or its equivalent should refer to the ECM study guides.

            • Table 6.2.2Bb—Chemical and Process Engineering options
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Group A
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              MECH4400Engineering for Sustainable Development 1
              S1, S2GENG5505Project Management and Engineering Practice
              Group B
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHEM2002Physical and Analytical Chemistry
              S1CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics and Mass Transfer Processes
              S2CHPR4407Transport Phenomena
              CHPR4432Special Topics in Mineral Processing 1
              S1CHPR5501Advanced Reaction Engineering and Catalysts
              S1CHPR5521Gas Processing 1—Flow Assurance and Gathering
              S2CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production
              S1, S2CITS2401Computer Analysis and Visualisation
              CIVL3170Introduction to Offshore Engineering 1
              S1ELEC5506Process Instrumentation and Control
              S1ENSC3004Solid Mechanics
              S2ENSC3018Process Synthesis and Design
              ENVE2605Environmental Engineering Design and Management 1
              ENVE3605Mathematical Applications in Environmental Engineering 1
              S2ENVE5502Water and Wastewater Engineering
              S1GENG4403Extractive Metallurgy
              S2GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
              S2GENG5503Modern Control Systems
              S2GENG5504Petroleum Engineering
              S2GENG5506Renewable Energy
              S1, S2GENG5507Risk, Reliability and Safety
              S1GENG5514Finite Element Method
              S1, S2MECH3402Engineering Project 1
              MECH3403Mechanical Design
              S1MECH3406Engineering Project 2
              MECH4407Engineering Tribology and Maintenance 1
              S1MECH4426Dynamics, Vibration and Sound
              S1MECH4428Degradation of Materials
              S1MECH4429Applied Engineering Thermodynamics
              MINE1160 Introduction to Chemical and Resource Engineering 1
              S1MINE5501Mining Management
              OGEG2500History, Economics and Geopolitics of Oil and Gas 1
              PETR3510Drilling and Completion Engineering
              PETR3511Reservoir Engineering
              PETR3512Reservoir Characterisation
              PETR4510Production Optimisation
              PETR4511Reservoir Simulation
              PETR4512Reservoir and Well Performance
              Group C
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              units chosen with the special approval of the Faculty on the recommendation of the Head of the School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering from those available within the University 3

              1 This unit is no longer offered. Students requiring this unit or its equivalent should refer to the ECM study guides.

              2 This unit is only available with permission from the Head of School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering.

              3 A Special Approval form is required.

            • Table 6.2.2Bc—Chemical Engineering major core units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics and Mass Transfer Processes
              S1CHPR5501Advanced Reaction Engineering and Catalysts
              S2CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production
            • Table 6.2.2Bd—Chemical Engineering major options
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHEM2002Physical and Analytical Chemistry
              S1ELEC5506Process Instrumentation and Control
            • Table 6.2.2Be—Hydrocarbon Processing major core units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics and Mass Transfer Processes
              S2CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production
              S2ENSC3018Process Synthesis and Design
            • Table 6.2.2Bf—Hydrocarbon Processing major options
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1ELEC5506Process Instrumentation and Control
              S2GENG5504Petroleum Engineering