Heat, Energy, and Principles of Thermodynamics


This course covers the historical development of the concept of heat, forms of energy and heat transfer mechanisms, laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic cycles and their applications, heat in phase changes and chemical reactions, thermodynamics in biological and environmental systems, and energy conservation and sustainability.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will acquire a comprehensive understanding of heat, energy, and principles of thermodynamics, enabling them to apply this knowledge to real-world scenarios and contribute to sustainable energy solutions.

Course program

Historical Development of the Concept of Heat
Forms of Energy and Heat Transfer Mechanisms
Laws of Thermodynamics
Thermodynamic Cycles and Their Applications
Heat in Phase Changes and Chemical Reactions
Thermodynamics in Biological and Environmental Systems
Energy Conservation and Sustainability