PHY-112 Climatology

This course is a study of the Earth's climate. Climate elements and atmospheric heat transfer processes will be studied and applied to climate classification schemes. The effects of climate on human activities will be considered. Special attention will be given to the greenhouse effect, El Nino, Ice Age theories, climate explanations for the extinction of the dinosaurs, and past and future climates. Laboratory work features simple analytical and statistical analysis of climate data. >General Education Course. Lecture [3.00], Laboratory [3.00].

Credits

4

Syllabus for this course.