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Course Overview

This course covers basic concepts of thermodynamics, properties of common substances such as water, air and general working fluids, the first law of thermodynamics and its application to both closed and open systems. Topics include the first law of thermodynamics, properties of liquids and vapours, non-flow processes with steam, steady flow processes with steam, properties of perfect gases, and non-flow processes with perfect gases, second law of thermodynamics and application to heat engines.

 

Objectives

Students will be able to:

  • Acquire basic knowledge in thermodynamics;
  • State the first law of thermodynamics and the second law of thermodynamics; and
  • Differentiate between properties of liquids and vapours, non flow and steady flow processes with steam, perfect gas and non-flow processes with perfect gas.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.

 

To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here.

What You'll Learn

●       Introduction to Thermodynamics

●       The First Law of Thermodynamics

●       Properties of Liquids and Vapours

●       Non-Flow Processes with Steam

●       Steady Flow Processes with Steam

●       Perfect Gas

●       Non-Flow Processes with Perfect Gas

●       Introduction to the Second Law of Thermodynamics

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

Continual Assessment 60 %

Semestral Examination 40%

 

 

Certification

 

Upon successful completion of the modular course, students will be issued’ a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Engineering (Aerospace).

Course Schedule

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

18 October 2021

03 May - 19 July 2021

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
1-2 times a week 

APPLY

Steps to follow in your application:

 

Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UEB – Modular - Engineering (Aerospace) and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5: Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92 
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
S$109.14

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

S$166.92
Singapore Permanent Residents S$1097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1097.82

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Course Contact

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  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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