House Bill 2504

Spring 2011 Course Syllabus

INTC-1455-01 (Unit Operations)

Faculty Information
SemesterSpring 2011
InstructorAndress, William Jack
Phone(409) 984-6391
E-mailandresswj@lamarpa.edu
Department
Business and Technology
Chair:Michael Trahan
Telephone:(409) 984-6378
E-mail:trahanma@lamarpa.edu
Office
Hours:M/W 3:55-4:40, T/TH 9:30-12:30
Building:Instrumentation Building (INTA)
Room #:135
Course Information
Course ID #10193
Course Subject-Number-SectionINTC-1455-01
Course TitleUnit Operations
Course Description Automatic control requirements of industrial processes. Includes control systems, control loop tuning and analysis.
Course Prerequisites None
Required Textbooks INTRODUCTION TO PROCESS TECHNOLOGY BY CHARLES THOMAS
Learning Objectives LEARN THE BASIC SYSTEMS THAT COMPRISE MOST CHEMICAL PLANT OPERATIONS
Major Assignments SPRING 2011

Instructor Andress "Unit Operations"

January 19 Introduction and coverage of chapter 1 with homework assignments

January 24 definition of key terms ch 1 due

January 26 Chapter 1 questions due

January 31 Chapter 1 Test

February 2 Chapter 2 key terms due

February 7 Chapter 2 questions due

February 9 Chapter 2 Test

February 14 Chapter 3 key terms due

February 16 Chapter 3 questions due

February 21 Chapter 3 Test

February 23 Chapter 4 Key terms

February 28 Chapter 4 questions due

March 2 Chapter 4 Test

March 14 Chapter 5 Key terms

March 16 Chapter 5 questions due

March 21 Chapter 5 Test

March 23 Chapter 6 key terms

March 28 Chapter 6 questions due

March 30 Chapter 6 Test

April 1 Chapter 7 key terms

April 6 Chapter 7 questions

April 11 Chapter 7 Test

April 13 Chapter 10 Key terms

April 18 Chapter 10 questions

April 20 Chapter 10 Test

April 25

April 27

May 2

May 4

May 9 Class review

May 16 Final Exam

Discussion Topics CH 1 HISTORY OF CHEMICAL PROCESS INDUSTRY

CH 2 INTRODUCTION TO PROCESS TECHNOLOGY

CH 3 SAFETY HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT

CH 4 BASIC PROCESS PRINCIPLES

CH 5 EQUIPMENT I

CH 6 EQUIPMENT II

CH 7 PROCESS INSTRUMENTATION

CH 8 SYSTEMS

CH 10 EQUIPMENT III

CH 13 ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL

Attendance Policy 5 points will be deducted for each missed class from the next test. Missing five or more classes is grounds to be dropped from the class
Determination of Final Grade HOMEWORK, QUIZES, LABS = 33.33%

CHAPTER TEST = 33.33%

FINAL EXAM = 33.33%

Final Exam Date May 16, 2011 - 10:00 AM
Campus Policies
Lamar State College - Port Arthur

Mission Statement

Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an open-access, comprehensive public two-year college offering quality instruction leading to associate degrees and a variety of certificates. The college, a member of The Texas State University System, has provided affordable, quality educational opportunities to residents of the Southeast Texas area since 1909.Lamar State College-Port Arthur embraces the premise that education is an ongoing process that enhances career potential, broadens intellectual horizons, and enriches life. The faculty, staff, and administration share a commitment to a mission characterized by student learning, diversity, and community service. The foundations for student success include compensatory education programs designed to fulfill our commitment to accommodate students with diverse goals and backgrounds, technical education programs that provide for the acquisition of the skills and demeanor necessary for initial and continued employment, and a core curriculum that develops the values and concepts that allow the student to make a meaningful contribution in the workplace or community. Student achievement is measured by the completion of courses and programs of study, successful performance following transfer to a baccalaureate program, and the attainment of individual goals.

Lamar State College-Port Arthur operates in the belief that all individuals should be:

* Treated with dignity and respect;

* Afforded equal opportunity to acquire a complete educational experience;

* Given an opportunity to discover and develop their special aptitudes and insights;

* Provided and opportunity to equip themselves for a fulfilling life and responsible citizenship in a world characterized by change.

 College Grading Scale

90-100A
80-89B
70-79C
60-69D
Below 59F

(Some specialized programs may have different grading scales)

 

 Academic Dishonesty

Academic dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated.  Please consult the student handbook for consequences of academic dishonesty.  These policies will be strictly enforced.

 

 Facility  Policies

        No food, drinks, or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

        Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom.

        Cell phones and/or pagers are allowed ONLY on vibrate mode. Leaving the classroom to answer a page or phone call may constitute an absence or a tardy.

 

 Special Considerations

         The American with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal anti-discrimination statute that provides comprehensive civil rights for persons with disabilities. Among other things, this legislation requires that all students with disabilities be guaranteed a learning environment that provides for reasonable accommodation of their disabilities. If you believe you have a disability requiring an accommodation, please contact the Special Populations Coordinator, Room 231, in the Madison Monroe Building. The phone number is (409) 984-6251.

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