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|ENSC 201 - Weather and Climate|
This course explains the fundamental processes of weather and climate, and leads the student toward an understanding of how the atmosphere works and how to interpret the weather. Topics introduced include: atmospheric energy, solar and terrestrial radiation, the "Greenhouse Effect", and climate change, air quality and stratospheric ozone, humidity, clouds, precipitation, storms and weather systems, hurricanes and tornadoes, stability and thunderstorms, wind and atmospheric dynamics, and weather forecasting.
Credits: 0.000 OR 3.000
Schedule Types: Lecture, Final Exam, Lec/Lab/Tut Combination, Laboratory