Thermodynamics 223

Module code CTD 223
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Simple applications of the first and second laws of thermodynamics. The concepts of work, heat, enthalpy and entropy. The calculation of internal energy, enthalpy and entropy using the equations of state. Simple heat engine cycles. Refrigeration and gas liquefaction. Process efficiency by means of energy. Introduction to non-ideality in VLE and mixing behaviour.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites CIR 211, MPR 212/213, (WTW 258)
Contact time 3 tutorials per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Chemical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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