courses

0151

Postgraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2012 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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This course entry should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Engineering

Managing facultyEngineering
Abbreviated titleGradDipPPT
CRICOS code001825F
Total credit points required48
Standard duration of study (years)1 year FT, 2 years PT
Study mode and locationOn-campus (Clayton)
Admission, fee and application details http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/0151
Contact details

Visit http://www.eng.monash.edu.au/chemeng/

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

This course is primarily aimed at graduates with a three-year or four-year degree with limited experience in the pulp and paper industry.

Structure

The course will comprise a selection of units to the value of 48 points offered in conjunction with the Master of Engineering Science (coursework and minor thesis) program in pulp and paper technology.

The unit selection for each candidate for the diploma will be arranged in consultation with academic staff of the department and must be approved by the head of the department.

Requirements

Students complete the following units:

  • CHE9160 The pulp and paper industry (4 points)
  • CHE9161 Process engineering of pulping (8 points)
  • CHE9162 Unit operations of paper making (8 points)
  • CHE9163 Paper production properties and use (6 points)
  • CHE9164 Management and control in the pulp and paper industry (4 points)
  • CHE9165 Environmental aspects of pulp and paper making (4 points)
  • CHE9166 Special topics in pulp and paper (4 points)
  • CHE9167 Pulp and paper laboratory (6 points)
  • CHE9168 Industrial visits (4 points)

Total: 48 points

Award(s)

Graduate Diploma in Pulp and Paper Technology