Core Courses

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Students are required to complete core courses and in addition, students take technical and complementary courses.

Second Year  (2016/2017)
Course Number Course Name Prerequisites/Co-requisites Term Credits
BIOL 112 Biology of the Cell 1(6) 3
CHBE 201 Technical Communication P – One of APSC 176, ENGL 110, 111, 112, 120 or 121   C-CHBE 262 1(6) 3
CHBE 230 Computational Methods P – APSC 160 / C – MATH 256 2 3
CHBE 241 Material and Energy Balances 1 3
CHBE 243 Introduction to Chemical and Biological Engineering Process and Technology 1 1
CHBE 244 Chemical and Biological Engineering Thermodynamics I P – CHBE 241 2 3
CHBE 251 Transport Phenomena I P – PHYS 170 / C – Math 256 2 3
CHBE 262 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Laboratory C – CHBE 201, 241, 251 C – CHEM 250, 251, 260 1&2 4
CHEM 250 Inorganic Chemistry P – CHEM 154(1) 2 2
CHEM 251 Physical Chemistry for Engineers P – CHEM 154(1) 1 3
CHEM 260 Organic Chemistry for Engineers P – CHEM 154(1) 1 3
MATH 253 Multivariable Calculus P – MATH 101(2) 1(6) 3
MATH 256 Differential Equations P – MATH 101(2) / C – MATH 253(3) 2(6) 3
Total Credits 37
Third Year (2016/2017)
CHBE 344 Unit Operations I P – CHBE 241, 244 1 3
CHBE 345 Unit Operations II P – CHBE 244, 251 2 4
CHBE 346 Chemical and Biological Engineering Thermodynamics II P – CHBE 241, 244, CHEM 251 1 3
CHBE 351 Transport Phenomena II P – CHBE 251 1 3
CHBE 356 Process Dynamics and Control P – One of MATH 255, 256 2 3
CHBE 362 Chemical Engineering Laboratory P – CHBE 241, 251 C – CHBE 344, 351 1 2
CHBE 373 Water Pollution Control P – CHBE 251(5) 1 3
CHBE 376 Computer Flowsheeting and Fluid Properties Estimation P – CHBE 241 2 3
CHBE 455 Kinetics and Reactor Design P – CHEM 251 2 3
STAT 251 Elementary Statistics P – MATH 253(4) 1/2 3
Complementary Studies electives 1/2 3
Plus program specific courses listed below: 5
Chemical Engineering
APSC 278 Engineering Materials 1 (3)
CHBE 366 Process and Environmental Engineering Laboratory P – CHBE 241, 251 C – CHBE 345, 356 2 (2)
Chemical and Biological Engineering
CHBE 365 Biotechnoogy Laboratory P – CHBE 241, BIOL 112 C – CHBE 381 2 (2)
CHBE 381 Bioprocess Engineering I (Third or Fourth Year Standing Required) P – BIOL 112 and One of MATH 103, 105 or CHBE 241, 251 2 (3)
Total Credits 38
Fourth Year (2016/2017)
APSC 450 Professional Engineering Practice 1 2
CHBE 485 Air Pollution Prevention and Control 1 3
CHBE 456 Heterogeneous Catalysis and Advanced Reactor Design P – CHBE 351, 455 1 3
CHBE 457 Process Synthesis P – CHBE 241, 346, 376, 344 1 3
CHBE 459 Chemical and Biological Engineering Economics 2 3
CHBE 464 Chemical and Biological Engineering Laboratory P – CHBE 345, 356, 362, 455 and One of CHBE 365, 366 1&2 4
Technical Electives 1/2 6
Complementary Studies electives 1/2 3
Plus one of the programs listed below: 9
Chemical Engineering
CHBE 454 Chemical Process and Product Design P – CHBE 346, 351, 356 C – CHBE 457, 459 1&2 (6)
CHBE 474 Process Control Engineering P – CHBE 356, 376 1 (3)
Chemical and Biological Engineering
CHBE 453 Biological Process and Product Design P – BIOL 112, CHBE 346, 356, 381 C – CHBE 457, 459 1&2 (6)
CHBE 481 Bioprocess Engineering II P – CHBE 381 1 (3)
Total Credits 36
(1) – All of CHEM 111, 113 or all of CHEM 121, 123 or SCIE 001 or CHEM 154
(2) – One of math 101, 103, 105, SCIE 001
(3) – One of MATH 200, 217, 226, 253, 263
(4) – One of MATH 200, 217, 226, 253, 263
(5) – One of CHBE 251, CIVIL 215, MECH 280, MTRL 263
(6) – Potentially offered in both term 1 & 2.  Students may choose to take this course in a different term to accommodate their course schedule.