Nuclear Engineering and Nuclear Technology (Nuclear Power)
Programme Code: 080502          Duration4 years
Educational Objectives:
Objective 1:[Foundations] students are cultivated to have a solid foundation of thermal dynamic engineering theory, research methods and approaches, and able to apply knowledge into thermal dynamic engineering practice. Objective 2:[Professional Knowledge] students are expected to have techniques of  the frontier designing , analyzing and calculating equipments, and apply  heat transfer, conversion and utilization of nuclear efficiently. Students are supposed to prepare for the design and operation technology of thermal automated control, reactor core, and other important system and equipment in nuclear power plant. Moreover, Students should develop the ability of solving practical engineering problems creatively with fundamental theory and technology of nuclear engineering they learn.
Objective 3:[Teamwork/Leadership]
[Teamwork/Leadership]To cultivate students for efficient communicating and cooperating skills, and furthermore engineering leadership in the field of nuclear engineering and technology .
Objective 4:[Engineered Systems] students are expected to have efficient foreign language and computer skill, together with advanced engineering ability in technology, research and management conforming to the demand of social and economic development.
Objective 5: [social impact]: Students are expected to have an accurate sharp view in how the selection and design of the related technologies, and equipment in the field of nuclear power engineering affect people's daily life and industrial economic structure.
6 Objective:[Global Realization Systems]Students are supposed to have a sharp awareness and a competitive responsibility in the background of globalization.
7 Objective: [Lifelong Learning Systems]The graduates are expected to be competent for the relative research, planning, technology improvement, design, construction and operation management, with lifelong learning capability.
Speciality Features:
This discipline focuses on operation, control and management technology of the nuclear power plant. Students are expected to have fundamental systematic knowledge of the nuclear power, basic principle and method of operation and management of nuclear power equipment, be familiar with heat transfer, conversion and application of nuclear power plant. Also students will be cultivated to know the principle of energy production in nuclear reactor, the flowing process of coolant, reactor dynamics, thermal analyzing method in steady state, management technology of the nuclear fuel and disposal technology of radiative waste.
Educational Requirement:
The objective system of each course is composed of a corresponding set of cultivation purposes, which are the appropriate knowledge, ability and quality.  Students are needed to have related theory in nuclear reactor engineering and operation of nuclear power, and to grow the ability for working in nuclear engineering design, construction and operation position.
Knowledge Structure
A1 Fundamental knowledge of literature, history, philosophy and art;
A2 Fundamental knowledge of social science research methods;
A3 Fundamental and frontier knowledge of natural science and engineering;
A4 Fundamental knowledge of mathematics and logic;
A5 Core knowledge of a certain professional area;
A6 Knowledge of specialized technique;
A7 Management knowledge;
A8 Cross-cultural, international knowledge
Ability Requirements
B1The ability of clear thinking and accurate language expression;
B2 The ability of discovering, analyzing and solving problems;
B3 The ability of critical thinking and independent working;
B4 The ability of cooperating and communicating with different people;
B5 Preliminary aesthetic ability on the literary and artistic work;
B6 Skillful with at least one foreign language;
B7 The capacity for lifelong learning
B8 Organizational and management capacity;
B9 innovation and creativity;
B10 Analytical writing skills
Quality Requirements
C1 Ambitious, strong-will—passing on civilization heritage, pursuing truth, striving for the nation’s rejuvenation and the benefit of human race;
C2  Diligent, pragmatic, down to earth spirit, hardworking, pursuing excellence;
C3 Physical and mental harmony, open-minded—with good physical and mental conditions, tolerance of multiculture, l and broad international perspective;
C4 Quick thinking, innovative awareness——diligent in thinking, good at research, with strong interest in innovation, full of curiosity and desire to solve problems;
C5Lofty Ideal—with the correct legal awareness, professional ethics and a strong sense of social responsibility, as well as strong initiative, responsibility and cooperative awareness.
Degree Conferred: Bachelor of Engineering
Main Courses:
Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Principle of Turbines, Nuclear Physics, Physics Analysis of Nuclear Reactor, Thermal Analysis of Nuclear Reactor, System and Equipment of Pressurized Water Reactor, Control Technology of Pressurized Water Reactor, Fundamental Theory of Nuclear Radiation Protection, Nuclear Power Safety.
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Courses Taught in English:
Bilingual Courses: Engineering Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Physics Analysis of Nuclear Reactor, System and equipment of PWR plant
Research Courses: Physics of atomic nucleus, Heat transfer analysis of nuclear reactor
Seminar (including freshmen seminars and thematic seminars): Safe of nuclear plant, Protection Basis of nuclear radiation
Entrepreneurship Education Courses: The Pattern and Venture in Energy Conservation and Emission Reduction
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