University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

PETROENG 1006UAC - Introduction to Petroleum Engineering

Career: Non-Award
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: University of Adelaide College
Restriction: Only available to University of Adelaide College students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assumed Knowledge: Maths Studies, Specialist Maths, Physics
Assessment: Assignments, class tests, final exam

The aim of the course is to provide students with a broad overview of introduction to petroleum engineering in order that advanced courses in subsequent years can be understood within a broader petroleum engineering context. This course covers introductions to petroleum drilling, completions and production, reservoir mechanics, fundamentals of rock and fluid properties, composition and PVT properties of petroleum fluids; basic physical and chemical properties of petroleum reservoir fluids related to reservoir processes and production. It also provides an introduction to decision-making and the petroleum business environment.

Course Fees

Tuition fees for students undertaking this course are charged by University of Adelaide College.

Course Outline

A Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here

Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 18/09/2020 Fri 30/10/2020

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24683 LE01 50 50 28 Jul - 15 Sep Tuesday 2pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 2pm - 4pm Hughes, 309, Hughes Lecture Theatre
6 Oct - 27 Oct Tuesday 2pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 2pm - 4pm Hughes, 309, Hughes Lecture Theatre