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Monash University

Graduate Diploma in Pulp and Paper Technology

Course code: 0151 ~ Course abbreviation: GradDipPPT ~ Total credit points required: 48 ~ 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time ~ Managing faculty: Engineering

Study mode and course location

On-campus (Clayton)

Course description

It is expected that most recruits to this course will be drawn from graduates with a three-year or four-year degree with limited experience in the pulp and paper industry. The course may have particular appeal to graduates from developing countries.

Course structure

Course requirements

The course will comprise a selection of units to the value of 48 points offered in conjunction with the Master of Engineering Science (Coursework and Minor Thesis) program in pulp and paper technology. Some candidates may need to undertake preliminary studies in some areas.

The unit selection for each candidate for the diploma will be arranged in consultation with academic staff of the department and must be approved by the head of the department.

Students select eight approved units from:

  • CHE9160 The pulp and paper industry
  • CHE9161 Process engineering of pulping
  • CHE9162 Unit operations of paper making
  • CHE9163 Paper production properties and use
  • CHE9164 Management and control in the pulp and paper industry
  • CHE9165 Environmental aspects of pulp and paper making
  • CHE9166 Special topics in pulp and paper
  • CHE9167 Pulp and paper laboratory
  • CHE9168 Industrial visits

Total: 48 points

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