Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Finnish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to:
?Increase the student´s knowledge of heat as
transferable form of energy by using different
methods and applications (industrial and other)
as examples.
? Introduce following key items related to heat
exchangers:
a) different heat exchanger types
b) design and modelling of heat balances
c) typical industrial methods for heat transfer
control and heat recovery

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is
expected to:

  • understand fundamental heat transfer
    calculations
  • to choose right type of heat exchanger for
    different solutions
  • dimensioning of heat exchanger
  • understand heat balance calculations and heat
    load control in industrial processes

Course contents

  1. Introduction to heat as an energy
  2. Heat transfer in different media (

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Termodynamik
Heat Transfer

Recommended or required reading

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Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 5 hours
  • Individual studies - 100 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

Exam

Examiner

Skön Kim

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

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Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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