Courses Catalogue

Thermodynamics

COURSE CODE: MEC1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Mechanical Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description


This course deals with the application of thermodynamic principles and processes in fluids

and the use of steam tables

 COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE:

This course provides the basic knowledge about thermodynamic laws and relations, and their application to various processes.

 COURSE OBJECTIVES

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

Explain principles of heat and heat transfer, and describe thermodynamic systems and their applications in nature.

  •   Apply the principles and processes of thermodynamics.

This course deals with the application of thermodynamic principles and processes in fluids

and the use of steam tables

 COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE:

This course provides the basic knowledge about thermodynamic laws and relations, and their application to various processes.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

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

Explain principles of heat and heat transfer, and describe thermodynamic systems and their applications in nature.

  •    Apply the principles and processes of thermodynamics.

 LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to: · Explain the basic concepts of the thermodynamic principles · Recall the first law of thermodynamics · Explain thermodynamic properties of fluid

LEARNING OUTCOMES

student on completing this course is expected to:

  •    Explain the basic concepts of the thermodynamic principles
  •    Recall the first law of thermodynamics
  •    Explain thermodynamic properties of fluids
  •   Apply steam tables in design.

A student on completing this course is expected to:

  •   Explain the basic concepts of the thermodynamic principles
  •    Recall the first law of thermodynamics
  •   Explain thermodynamic properties of fluids
  •  Apply steam tables in design.