Chevron Left
Volver a Introduction to Thermodynamics: Transferring Energy from Here to There

Opiniones y comentarios de aprendices correspondientes a Introduction to Thermodynamics: Transferring Energy from Here to There por parte de Universidad de Míchigan

3,112 calificaciones

Acerca del Curso

COURSE DESCRIPTION This course provides an introduction to the most powerful engineering principles you will ever learn - Thermodynamics: the science of transferring energy from one place or form to another place or form. We will introduce the tools you need to analyze energy systems from solar panels, to engines, to insulated coffee mugs. More specifically, we will cover the topics of mass and energy conservation principles; first law analysis of control mass and control volume systems; properties and behavior of pure substances; and applications to thermodynamic systems operating at steady state conditions. COURSE FORMAT The class consists of lecture videos, which average 8 to 12 minutes in length. The videos include integrated In-Video Quiz questions. There are also quizzes at the end of each section, which include problems to practice your analytical skills that are not part of video lectures. There are no exams. GRADING POLICY Each question is worth 1 point. A correct answer is worth +1 point. An incorrect answer is worth 0 points. There is no partial credit. You can attempt each quiz up to three times every 8 hours, with an unlimited number of total attempts. The number of questions that need to be answered correctly to pass are displayed at the beginning of each quiz. Following the Mastery Learning model, students must pass all 8 practice quizzes with a score of 80% or higher in order to complete the course. ESTIMATED WORKLOAD If you follow the suggested deadlines, lectures and quizzes will each take approximately ~3 hours per week each, for a total of ~6 hours per week. TARGET AUDIENCE Basic undergraduate engineering or science student. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS - What are the prerequisites for taking this course? An introductory background (high school or first year college level) in chemistry, physics, and calculus will help you be successful in this class. -What will this class prepare me for in the academic world? Thermodynamics is a prerequisite for many follow-on courses, like heat transfer, internal combustion engines, propulsion, and gas dynamics, to name a few. -What will this class prepare me for in the real world? Energy is one of the top challenges we face as a global society. Energy demands are deeply tied to the other major challenges of clean water, health, food resources, and poverty. Understanding how energy systems work is key to understanding how to meet all these needs around the world. Because energy demands are only increasing, this course also provides the foundation for many rewarding professional careers....

Principales reseñas


23 de jul. de 2019

Great course. But I was also hoping to get an in-depth analytical understanding of the second law of thermodynamics and the zeroth law as well. But I really enjoyed it and definitely learned a lot.


24 de feb. de 2021

Courses from the University of Michigan are always awesome. Hats off to Margaret Wooldridge, mam. Thank you so much, Coursera and the University of Michigan for making this outstanding experience.

Filtrar por:

576 - 600 de 635 revisiones para Introduction to Thermodynamics: Transferring Energy from Here to There

por Abhijeet B

31 de oct. de 2020

Now I have a good and overall understanding, of this topic.

por Raditya F

10 de ago. de 2021

G​ood explanation and Insightful Course on Thermodynamics

por Fayez M A

30 de ago. de 2020

refrigeration cycle has been slightly talked about

por Srijan T

14 de ago. de 2020

i loved this course. well explained and conceptual

por Deepak P P

9 de sep. de 2020

Best contents, its good to give maximum attempts

por Abhinav M

4 de jul. de 2020

Please provide PDFs of the slide and handouts

por Kale S S

9 de jun. de 2020

good startup course for beginners ..


27 de abr. de 2020

define is well but change the method

por Sunil K P

10 de ago. de 2017

good content, but still not complete

por Amisha K

2 de jun. de 2020

It was really good, i learnt a lot!

por Maliha C

15 de may. de 2020

Uupdate data for analytic learning!

por Muhammad H

30 de sep. de 2020

A lot of Thanks for this Knowledge

por suryakumar b

27 de jul. de 2021

It's been goodnimraelaelarelreal

por Ajay S

17 de abr. de 2020

This was a wonderful experience.

por amit k s

4 de nov. de 2019

Great course with great faculty.

por Sk S

18 de oct. de 2020

thanks for beautiful course


20 de abr. de 2020

good and easy to understand


19 de oct. de 2020

enjoyed a lot in learning

por Kamohelo

12 de feb. de 2022

T​horoughly enjoyed it.

por Sowparnika.M

5 de feb. de 2021

Easy and good course 😊

por hanook k

29 de jun. de 2020

Very good Experience

por V. S P

15 de may. de 2020

Comparitively good

por Sarveshwar S R

19 de jul. de 2019

Very good content

por Ashraf K

8 de ago. de 2020

Excellent course

por Rashmi M D

21 de jun. de 2020

Good experience!