Course Description

This course introduces students to the principles and laws of thermodynamics. It covers the basic concepts such as definitions, properties of state and laws as well as thermodynamic processes.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Exhibit working knowledge of the basic thermodynamics principles especially those applied in energy conversion technologies
  • Understand the laws of thermodynamics and appreciate their importance in the Engineering Application
  • Read and understand the use the tables of thermodynamic properties, e.g steam tables
  • Solve problems related to changes in state related to thermodynamic processes
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MEC 1203: Engineering Thermodynamics DOC PDF PS