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Course Description

This course describes the fractionation process. Starting with simple distillation, the separation of components by differences in their boiling points is explained. Multi-stage fractional distillation is described. Learn about fractional distillation operations, the equipment required and troubleshooting problems. The advantages and disadvantages of packed and trayed towers are explored. Multi-tower fractionation systems are discussed.

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe fractionation processes
  • Discuss fractionation processes
  • Describe fractionation equipment
  • Describe operational procedures
  • Discuss fractionation systems
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Section Title
Gas Processes and Facilities - Fluids - Fractionation
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Feb 07, 2022 to Mar 20, 2022
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to Feb 17, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to Feb 17, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Feb 18, 2022 to Mar 07, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
Section Title
Gas Processes and Facilities - Fluids - Fractionation
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Mar 07, 2022 to Apr 17, 2022
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to Mar 17, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to Mar 17, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 18, 2022 to Apr 04, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
Section Title
Gas Processes and Facilities - Fluids - Fractionation
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2022 to Jun 11, 2022
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to May 11, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 10, 2021 to May 11, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 12, 2022 to May 29, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
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