Thermodynamics and Phase Equilibra
Area of Study
Engineering Science and Math, Materials Science Engineering
Taught In English
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.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewThermodynamic functions and properties of materials (chemical, mechanical and magnetic systems);thermodynamic laws and their application to materials: chemical equilibrium, gas?solid equilibria, Ellingham diagrams; electrochemistry: Porbaix diagrams; thermodynamics of solutions; construction and interpretation of 2 component phase diagrams.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
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.