Materials Molding & Control Engineering(POLYMER)
Programme Code: 080302         Duration4 years
Educational Objectives:
This speciality will train the students to have the basic knowledge and skills of the polymer material molding and its processing control, computer simulation of the molding process of polymer materials, control and process optimization, new product development and preparation of new materials and mold and other fields, who can do scientific research, technology development and management work, and become super compound talents.
Objective 1: [fundation knowledge] to study polymer materials science and engineering, chemistry engineering, polymer processing and molding machinery and molds, basic theory of computer and automatic control engineering. Through contacting and mastering advanced methods in this field, students receive the based training of modern science and engineering, and acquire a solid foundation of professional knowledge, basic skills and basic knowledge that will be applied to the polymer material molding and control engineering practice.
Objective 2: [problem-solving ability] students will have the creative use of polymer materials processing and molding basic principles, and can solve the problems of practical and industrial demand in the fields of polymer processing and molding machinery and molds design, computer simulation of polymer processing and molding process, control and process optimization, new materials and new product development and other fields.. Students can engage in the profession of scientific research, technology development and management capabilities.
Objective 3: [team-work and leadership] Training students’ capabilities in communication and team collaboration, and thus can have the leadership in polymer processing and molding engineering field. Students have some team spirit, and the basic capabilities of scientific decision-making, organization and management.
Objective 4: [systematic understanding of the discipline] Enable students to recognize that the polymer molding is the important part to achieve practical system design and equipment of polymer industry, and make it serve the community and serve the world.
Objective 5: [ability of evaluating social impacts] students can form a correct view of polymer materials which have the potential impact on human’s daily life, economic structure of industry and commerce and human health. Students should have the assessment capabilities for social influence of the specialized polymer materials processing and molding.
Objective 6: [global perspective] in the globalizing environment, students can maintain a clear awareness, and perfom their duties competitively and responsibly.
Objective 7: [Lifelong Learning] Polymer molding and control engineering graduates would be capable of engaging in careers with various experience, and lifelong learning.
Speciality Features:
This programme meets the demands for high-quality integrated talents of polymer materials molding specialized field. Expertise is related to polymer materials science and engineering, materials molding process, molding machinery and molds, computers and automation, etc. It is characterized with cross-disciplinariness. Students can obtain a wide framework of knowledge and also certain level of employment adaptability. Graduates can work in the fields of plastics, rubber, mold, automotive, electronics, information and computer, IT and other industries and departments, be engaged in the design and manufacturing, process design, science research, computer test and control, computer simulation and software development, engineering and technology management and so on, and also engaged in relavant researching and teaching tasks. related disciplinary.
Educational Requirement:
The objective system of each course is composed of a corresponding set of cultivation purposes. With respect to knowledge, students should have fundamental knowledge of mathematics and logic, core knowledge of polymer materials molding & control engineering professional area, knowledge of specialized technique and managemental knowledge. With respect to ability, students should have the ability of discovering, analyzing and solving problems and the critical thinking and independent working. With respect to quality, students should have diligent, pragmatic, down to earth, hard working, excellence striving, quick thinking, innovative awareness——diligent in thinking, good at research, with strong interest in innovation, full of curiosity and desire to solve problems.
Knowledge Structure:
A1 Fundamental knowledge of literature, history, philosophy and art;
A2 Introductory 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 systematic knowledge of polymer materials molding & control engineering
A6 Knowledge of specialized technique;
A7 Managemental 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 various people;
B5 Preliminary aesthetic ability on the literary and artistic work;
B6 Master at least one foreign language
B7 The capacity for lifelong learning
B8 The ability to organize and manage
B9A sense of innovation and creativity;
B10 Analytical writing skills
Quality Requirements:
C1 High-aimed and strong-willed—with the pursuit of civilization heritage, the truth, the rejuvenate of nation, as well as the benefit of human race;
C2 Hard-working and pragmatic — down to earth, hard working, excellence striving;
C3 Physical and mental harmony, open-mindedness — with good physical and mental quality, as well as the tolerance of multicultural and broad international perspective;
C4 Sharp thinking and innovation——good habit of  thinking and researching, with strong interest in innovation, full of curiosity and desire to solve problems;
C5Noble values—with legal awareness, professional ethics and a strong sense of social responsibility, as well as strong sense of initiative, responsibility and cooperation.
Degree Conferred: Bachelor of Engineering
Main Courses:
Polymer Physics, Polymer Chemistry, Polymer Molding Process Technology, Modern Test Technology of Polymer Materials, Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Engineering Mechanics, Fundamentals of Mechanical Design, Fundamentals of Machine Manufacturing Technology, Plastic Mold, Automatic Control Theory, Electrical Control Technology and Applications, Process control in Polymer Processing.
Featured Courses:
  • Bilingual Courses: fundamentals of machine manufacturing technology (bilingual), sci-tech literature retrieval(bilingual), modern testing techniques of polymer materials(bilingual), machinery and mold CAD/CAE/CAM(bilingual)
  • Research Courses: process control in polymer processing, functional polymer materials, foam molding technology, polymer blends and modified
  • Seminar: professional education seminars, business expert lectures
  • Innovation Practice Courses: innovative design of polymer processing and molding equipments
  • Entrepreneurship Education Courses: mode and entrepreneurship of polymer processing industry

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