UROP Project Listing System
Project Title:
Chemical Engineer & Society
Supervisor:MAK Andrew Tsz Chung
Project Description:Engineering puts up the physical infrastructure of a society. Engineers help to improve the quality of living in the community. The Chemical Engineering education provides our students with a good science foundation, sound problem solving skill and the right social & environmental consciousness. This project will give our students opportunities to apply what they have learnt in theories to the society in practise.
Course type:UROP1000 UROP1100  
Applicant's Roles:The successful candidates will be attached to the selected Not-for-Profit organizations (eg environmental groups) to work on community projects. Examples of which include the measurement of CO2 & PM2.5 in selected locations; literature survey to understand some of the key pollutants' health impact; promotion of public's environmental awareness and enhancement on the communication linkage between NGOs and the general public. 
Applicant's Learning Objectives:Communication skill (with other team members, public and possibly the Press) Team Work Develop a sense of social responsibility Applying what they have learnt to solve real problem 
Complexity of the project:Moderate 

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