undergraduate program for energy and power engineering major
discipline type: engineeringcode: 08
type: energy and powercode: 0805
title of the major: energy and power engineering (epe)code: 080501
一、学制与学位 length of schooling and degree
学制：四年 duration：four years
学位：工学学士 degree：bachelor of engineering
二、培养目标 educational objectives
the mission of the specialty is to educate and cultivate graduates for advanced, professional careers in power engineering. after four-year cultivation, graduates majored in energy and power engineering will have strong foundation, broad education, productive ability, high quality, innovatory idea, ability for practice and great potentiality for development. the graduates may find employment of technology and management in modern power plant and industries in concert with energy and power engineering.
三、专业培养基本要求 skills profile
students majored in epe mainly study the fundamental theory in power engineering and engineering thermal physics, theory and technology of energy transfer and effective use of energy, get the basic skills of power engineers, and acquire the elementary knowledge for designing, operating and experimental researching of the power machinery and thermal engineering equipment.
in the undergraduate period, students majored in epe will acquire the following abilities:
1. solid basic knowledge of natural science, good foundation knowledge of political theory, and knowledge of humanities, art and social science.
2. systematic mastering of broad and fundamental knowledge of technology and theory in epe including engineering thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, electrical engineering and electronics and control theory.
3. good grasp of professional knowledge in epe, such as principle of steam boiler, principle of steam turbine, thermal power station, etc and familiar with modern technology tendency knowledge in epe.
4. there are three minors for the specialty of epe. besise the basic fundamental knowledge and professional knowledge of epe, minor in thermal energy and power engineering (tepe) will also acquire basic knowledge of theoretical mechanics, theoretical materials, machine design and metallic material; minor in power station centralized control operation (pscco) will also acquire basic knowledge of engineering mechanics, circuits theory, electrical machinery, coordinating control of thermal power unit and program control and protection system of thermal power unit; minor in gas turbine power generation (gtpg) will also acquire basic knowledge of theoretical mechanics, theoretical materials, machine design, control and operation protection of gas turbine, etc.
5. master a foreign language and have the abilities of listening, speaking, writing, translating, as well as reading foreign books and periodicals freely of epe specialty.
6. the ability of studying independently, research and development, innovation ideas, organization and management and a highly comprehensive quality.