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Objectives for Unit Operations Lab Courses

Generate familiarity with process equipment via hands-on learning

  • Begin to understand how things work
  • Develop methodology for analyzing new equipment

Develop engineering judgement

  • Be able to estimate results or outcomes
  • Connect effects to causes

Learn to develop procedures and carry them out

  • Foresee or visualize potential problems
  • Develop logical, orderly thinking

Learn to analyze data

  • Understand the meaning of precision and accuracy
  • Realize the physical implications of results

Develop effective writing and speaking capabilities

  • Present material succinctly and convincingly