Chemical Reactions in Natural and Technical Systems


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module adds to the knowledge obtained in Chemical and Bio Industrial Products II

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


Students who have passsed the module should be able to

  • explain concepts, models, theories and methods of professional relevance to the project 
  • account for practical laboratory work including risk safety procedures and waste management


  • plan and carry out chemical experiments in the laboratory in a safe manner, keep records of the conducted experiments and draw relevant conclusions from the results obtained
  • write an electronic project report following the standards of the field of study and communicate the problem and results in writing, graphically and orally in a professionally reasoned and coherent way, including the relationship between problem formulation, project export and main conclusions
  • use relevant software to present, analyze and visualize theories, hypotheses and data in writing as well as orally
  • asses the problem of the project and results in relevant professional and social contexts and identify relevant stakeholders


  • organize group work and cooperation with supervisors and undertake planning, implementation and management of a problem based project, taking into account past experiences
  • identify and develop own potentials for further education in the field of study

Type of instruction

  • Project work

Extent and expected workload

450 hours



Name of examChemical Reactions in Natural and Technical Systems
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleKemiske reaktioner i naturlige og tekniske systemer
Module codeK-KT-D2-4A
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Esbjerg
Responsible for the module
Time allocation for external examinersB


Education ownerBachelor of Science (BSc) in Engineering (Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology)
Study BoardStudy Board of Chemistry and Bioscience
DepartmentDepartment of Chemistry and Bioscience
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science