Subject: Chemical Engineering
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Engineering
Department: Chemical and Biological Engin


To provide the engineering student with an understanding of the behaviour of microorganisms and their industrial application. The elements of organism structure, and enzyme and cell functions are discussed. Attention is given to the evaluation of batch and continuous fermentation processes and the operations of aeration, agitation and sterilization. Some industrial processes are considered.

Prerequisite(s): CHE 210.3, or ME 215.3, or CE 225.3, or permission of the department.

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