CME2128 : Thermodynamics
- Offered for Year: 2017/18
- Module Leader(s): Dr Chuanzhao Li
- Lecturer: Dr Peter Lee, Dr Reginald Thio
- Owning School: Engineering
- Teaching Location: Singapore
|Semester 1 Credit Value:||10|
The aim is to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the basic principles of chemical engineering thermodynamics and how to apply these thermodynamic principles in chemical engineering processes.
Outline Of Syllabus
Properties of pure substances
Properties of ideal and non ideal systems
Phase equilibria and solution thermodynamics
|Guided Independent Study||Assessment preparation and completion||1||2:00||2:00||Exam|
|Guided Independent Study||Assessment preparation and completion||1||13:00||13:00||Exam revision|
|Scheduled Learning And Teaching Activities||Lecture||26||1:00||26:00||N/A|
|Scheduled Learning And Teaching Activities||Workshops||10||1:00||10:00||Tutorials|
|Guided Independent Study||Independent study||1||49:00||49:00||Review lecture materials, assessment preparation|
Teaching Rationale And Relationship
The lectures explain key concepts and outline illustrative examples. Tutorials and assignments will develop students’ understanding and application of thermodynamics principles.
The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners
|Report||1||M||20||Assignment (max 1000 words)|
Assessment Rationale And Relationship
A written exam is appropriate for the substantive theoretical content. The assignment is used to test the development in understanding of the theoretical content. The assignment will be used to determine if students can link practical embodiments of thermodynamic principles.
The exam tests the knowledge of the students and the concepts taught in the lectures. The coursework develops the concepts taught in the lectures. Assignments are used to develop the ability to solve problems.