COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Project Based Learning - Phase I
Course Code: 
15CHE391
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
5
Type: 
Subject Core
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Coimbatore

'Project Based Learning - Phase I' is a course offered in the fifth semester of B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore.

Students will study a core Chemical engineering elective and discuss the theoretical (analytical and design) aspects of the subject matter. A minimum of two homework assignments will be given.

At the beginning of the semester, the instructor in consultation with the project group, will assign a project topic (from the elective selected) so that it covers the key concepts associated with the elective subject.

The projects could be based on design, process operational understanding, process optimization, mathematical representation of process, flowsheet simulations, or a research question aimed at developing new understanding on a topic or any other innovative topic.

By the end of the semester the student must submit a report with project objective(s), project plan, methodology, any special requirements (in terms of materials, equipment, and software), and key areas of learning - in consultation with the instructor.