Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering

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Credit framework
Facultad de ciencias
Total credits: 240
Optional credits: 30

First academic year

First semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Básica
6
Fundamentals of computer science
Básica
6
Introduction to chemical engineering
Compulsory course
6
Mathematics 1
Básica
6
Analytical chemistry
Básica
6

Second semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Technical drawing and computer-aided design
Básica
6
Mathematics 2
Básica
6
Mathematical methods of engineering
Compulsory course
6
Physical chemistry
Básica
6
Inorganic chemistry
Básica
6

Second academic year

First semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Physics 2
Básica
6
Mathematics 3
Básica
6
Fluid mechanics
Compulsory course
6
Organic chemistry
Básica
6
Applied thermodynamic chemistry
Compulsory course
6

Second semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Materials science
Compulsory course
6
Business economics and organisation
Básica
6
Electrical engineering
Compulsory course
6
Mechanics, machines and mechanisms
Compulsory course
6
Heat transfer
Compulsory course
6

Third academic year

First semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Applied chemical kinetics
Compulsory course
6
Electronics, automatism and control
Compulsory course
6
Chemical engineering experimentation 1
Compulsory course
6
Raw materials and energy resources
Compulsory course
6
Thermal technology
Compulsory course
6

Second semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Further numerical methods
Elective course
6
Applied electrochemistry
Elective course
6
Food industries
Elective course
6
Separation processes
Compulsory course
6
Industrial chemical processes
Compulsory course
6
Instrumental analytical chemistry
Elective course
6
Industrial organic chemistry
Elective course
6
Chemical reactors
Compulsory course
6
Elective course
6

Fourth academic year

First semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Chemical engineering experimentation 2
Compulsory course
6
Environmental engineering
Compulsory course
6
Project management and organisation
Compulsory course
6
Strength of materials and mechanical design
Compulsory course
6
Process simulation and control
Compulsory course
6

Second semester

Course
Course type
Credits
Biofuel and alternative energies
Elective course
6
Elective course
6
Biochemical engineering
Elective course
6
Optics applied to the chemical industry
Elective course
6
Industry support services
Elective course
6
Water treatment technologies
Elective course
6
Undergraduate dissertation
Compulsory course
12
Solid and gas waste treatment
Elective course
6