Bachelor’s degree programme 6.051301, Chemical Technology

Qualification awarded: 
Bachelor of Chemical Technology
Level of qualification : 
Bachelor
Specific admission requirements: 
None. The enrollment is carried out on the general grounds.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning: 
None
Profile of the programme: 
The students acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for performance of production duties and solving typical problems in their activity in chemical and petrochemical industries.
The total amount of the curriculum is 240 ECTS-credits, including module of humanities and social subjects — 24 credits, module of natural, fundamental, and general economic subjects — 60 credits, module of professional and practical training — 156 credits.
Key learning outcomes: 

1.Subject area knowledge

  • Basic ideas of the structure, control, and optimization of a technological process; selection and calculation for effective consumption of materials.
  • Principles of development of technological schemes and those of the procedure of work planing.
  • Fundamentals of operating the equipment and automated systems of technological processes control.
  • Planing a technological process of production.
  • Methods of calculation of storehouses and some kinds of equipment in a bay.
  • Adjustment of technological condition and compounding depending on availability and quality of row materials.
  • Improvement of technological processes.
  • Ensuring high quality of finished products.
  • Principle of calculation of row materials and finished products.
  • Management of technological process in a bay.
  • Methods of checking the observance of technological conditions and regulations.
  • Development of production forms and records.

2.Cognitive skills

  • Ability to use professional-profiled knowledge and practical skills from fundamental subjects in technological processes.
  • Ability to apply knowledge and understanding for solving qualitative and quantitative problems.
  • Skills in making changes into range of finished products and into technological conditions.
  • Ability to apply methods of inspection of row materials, intermediate products, and finished products in order to ensure proper quality of them.
  • Skills in conduction of primary accounting documentation.
  • Ability to estimate, interpret, and synthesize information and data from tests in order to ensure proper technological process.
  • Skills in applying scientific knowledge for introduction of progressive technologies into production.
  • Ability to effectively check the execution of technological operations in production.

3. Practical skills

  • Skills in development and management of technological conditions of production.
  • Skills in application of corrections into the technological conditions of production depending on the availability and quality of the row materials.
  • Skills in work in technological laboratories.
  • Skills in introduction of progressive technologies into production.
  • Skills in rational consumption of row materials, equipment, and devices in production.
  • Skills in introduction of requests for proposal for reconstruction of equipment and devices into production.

4. General skills and comprehension

  • Using main achievements of Ukrainian and World cultures, to be able to analyze past and to-day’s heritages of culture, problems and tendencies of the development of Ukraine and World society.
  • Using knowledge of fundamentals of psychology, fundamentals of economic theory, to master means of modern management taking into account the peculiarities of relations between members of working team.
  • Skills of communication, including oral and written communication in Ukrainian and, at least, one of the main European languages.
  • Skills of interaction with other people, skills of working in teams.
  • Ability to apply the obtained knowledge in practice.
  • Ability to self-study and continuing professional development.
  • Skills in organizing own activity and effective time management.
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples: 
The specialist is able to perform the following professional works (according to ДК 003-95):
  • head of a subdivision in industry;
  • head of a small industrial enterprise without administrative staff machinery;
  • laboratory assistant or technician in chemical and physical investigations;
  • laboratory assistant or technician in chemical production;
  • other specialists in the branch of physical and technical sciences.
The specialist can occupy the following primary positions:
  • foreman of a shift;
  • foreman of a bay;
  • laboratory technician (chemical and physical investigations);
  • laboratory assistant (chemical and physical investigations);
  • industrial technician;
  • laboratory technician (chemical production);
  • technician in electrochemical protection;
  • industrial engineer.
Access to further studies: 
The Bachelor in Chemical Technology can continue his/her training in a university in the second level of higher education (Master) in Chemical Technology of Organic Compounds, Chemical Technology of Non-organic Compounds, Engineering Electrochemistry, Chemical Technology of Fuel and Carbonaceous Materials, Chemical Technology of Higher Molecular Weight Compounds, Polymer Technology of Polymers, Chemical Technology of Food Additives and Cosmetic Products, Chemical Technology of Refractory Non-metallic and Silicate Materials.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading: 
Provisional regulation on knowledge estimation and recognition of student’s rating in the credite-module system of training.
Graduation requirements: 
Completed training curriculum amounting to 237 credits, successfully defensed Bachelor’s qualification work.
Mode of study: 
Full-time training
Programme director: 
Associate prof. Bohdan O. Dzinyak candidate of technical sciences