Fundamentals Of Climate Change (ATM S 487)

ATM S 487

3 credits


Location: ATG 310C

Schedule: MW 12:00-1:20

Department: Atmospheric Science

Quarter: Fall

Examines Earth's climate system; distribution of temperature, precipitation, wind ice, salinity, and ocean currents; fundamental processes determining Earth's climate; energy and constituent transport mechanisms; climate sensitivity; natural climate variability on interannual to decadal time scales; global climate models; predicting future climate.

Prerequisite: ATM S 321.