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Learner Career Outcomes

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 6 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
18 minutes to complete

Introduction to iron and steels

6 videos (Total 18 min)
6 videos
Introduction1m
Metal changed the world5m
What is iron, what is steel?3m
Ferrous Metallurgy in Antiquity3m
The first in encountering, making, producing Iron2m
Week
2
23 minutes to complete

Ferrous metallurgy and steel industry

4 videos (Total 23 min)
4 videos
Modern Steel industry3m
World Steel Production1m
Remarks: Steel - Its Importance1m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Iron and steelmaking I: Ironmaking and raw materials

4 videos (Total 30 min), 1 quiz
4 videos
Raw materials5m
Ironmaking process13m
Other issues3m
1 practice exercise
Quiz6m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Iron and steelmaking II: Pretreatment and BOF steelmaking

4 videos (Total 40 min), 1 quiz
4 videos
Hotmetal preatreatment11m
Basic oxygen furnace process12m
Basic oxygen steelmaking reactions5m
1 practice exercise
Quiz6m
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Top reviews from Ferrous Technology I

By JRNov 26th 2019

It was much better than I expected. I want to point out that their should be some method to move subtitle from its original position in order to seen content behind.\n\nThank you

By ABNov 24th 2019

Very useful course to understand the extraction of Iron and steel. The processes involved and causes and effects. Thank you so much COURSERA for offering this subject.

Instructors

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Kim, Nack Joon

Professor
Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology
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Suh, Dong Woo

Associate Professor
Graduate Institute ofFerrous Technology
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Kang, Youn-Bae

Professor
Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology
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Kim, Sung-Joon

Professor
Graduate Institute ofFerrous Technology

About Pohang University of Science and Technology

POSTECH opened its doors in 1986 as the first research-oriented university in Korea to educate the brightest minds in the country and lead the transition of Korea’s higher education from dissemination to creation of knowledge. Since its establishment 30 years ago, POSTECH has taken on numerous challenges and innovations to revolutionize the culture of and raise the bar for scientific research in Korea. As such, the past three decades represent the proud history of POSTECH, which has marked a meaningful milestone in the community of higher education and science/engineering in Korea and has since grown into one of the top universities in Asia. Now, POSTECH is poised to take another leap forward over the next three decades: driven by the open and fearless spirit to tackle the unknown, it will serve as a flagship university that proposes a new role for value creation in society. We at POSTECH will continue to dedicate ourselves to our mission—providing the finest education and fostering talented youth into leaders equipped with a comprehensive and essential skill set for the future. Also, we will further build upon the research excellence POSTECH has achieved thus far to make direct contributions not only in expanding boundaries of scientific knowledge but also in leading the socio-economic progress of the country and region. The founding tenets of POSTECH aims to serve the nation and humanity through education, research, and industry-academic cooperation. Going forward, we will spare no efforts to open a new path of value creation through continuously ensuring “devoted education,” “outstanding research,” and “robust job and business creation” and to develop into a top global university that proudly represents Korea....

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