Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


The actual learning outcomes of the course vary from year to year according to the content.


Credits: 5

Schedule: 01.03.2022 - 08.04.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Jukka Kortela

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Postgraduate level knowledge in process systems engineering (dynamics, control, optimisation or machine learning). The actual contents of the course vary from year to year.

    The course is only offered on demand and it can be lectured or organised in the form of seminars.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Home assignments and/or seminars and/or project work, and/or exam.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures/Seminars (32h) and Exercises/Seminars (16h)

    Home assignments and independent study (80h)

    Exam (4h)


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Study book or a collection of articles or a project.

Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    6 Clean Water and Sanitation

    7 Affordable and Clean Energy

    8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    11 Sustainable Cities and Communities

    12 Responsible Production and Consumption

    13 Climate Action


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Period:


    (2021, 2022) - No teaching

    Course Homepage:

    Registration for Courses: In the academic year 2021-2022, registration for courses will take place on Sisu ( instead of WebOodi.

    WebOodi. A maximum number of 20 students is admitted to the course. Priority is given to degree students taking in Chemical and Process Engineering as their major. If space, other students (exchange students and Aalto degree students) will be admitted to the course based on registration order.