Bioprocess Engineering

University of Cape Town

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Bioprocess Engineering

  • Host University

    University of Cape Town

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Chemical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    8
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    1 - 2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    2
  • Overview

    This course aims to develop an advanced understanding of the life sciences; the requirements of microbial processes; bioprocess design, including bioreactor design, bioprocess kinetics and sterilisation. The course includes selected case studies and visits to local bioprocess industries.

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.