Thermodynamics II

University of Cape Town

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Thermodynamics II

  • Host University

    University of Cape Town

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Chemical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    CHE2031F, DP in CHE2035S.

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course aims to develop an understanding of thermodynamics of multicomponent mixtures, estimation of Gibbs Free Energy and fugacity of species in mixtures; phase equilibrium in mixtures; chemical equilibrium; combined phase and chemical equilibrium and applications of computational methods to solve thermodynamic problems.

    DP requirements: Satisfactory performance in tutorials; minimum of 40% average class mark.

    Assessment: Class tests; computer examination; June examination 3 hours.

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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