Chemical Engineering Major

Information valid for students commencing in 2012.

Major Code




Available in

Bachelor of Engineering – Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours – Bachelor of Science

Credit point value

66 credit points

Other details

Must complete first year of course before choosing major


Core Subjects

Level 1

CH1001:03 Chemistry: A Central Science

CH1002:03 Chemistry: Principles and Applications

Level 2

CH2103:03 Analytical Chemistry

CL2501:03 Process Analysis

EG2010:03 Materials Science and Engineering

MA2000:03 Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers

ME2512:03 Thermofluid Mechanics

Level 3

CL3010:03 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

CL3021:03 Mass Transfer Operations

CL3030:03 Reactor Design

CS3008:03 Fluid Mechanics

EE3600:03 Automatic Control 2

EG3000:03 Engineering Project Management

EG3021:03 Applied Engineering Analysis

ME3512:03 Heat and Mass Transfer

Level 4

CL4040:03 Process Safety, Design and Management

CL4071:03 Chemical Engineering Design (Part 1 of 2)

CL4072:03 Chemical Engineering Design (Part 2 of 2)

EG4000:03 Engineering Economics

EG4011:03 Thesis Part 1 of 2

EG4012:03 Thesis Part 2 of 2


Select 3 credit points of specified CL and EE level 4 subjects

CL4537:03 Mineral and Solids Processing

CL4538:03 Bioprocess Engineering

EE4600:03 Automatic Control 3