Course Description

GC 385 Weather and Climate
4 cr. (3-0-2)
Offered: Winter
Prerequisite: GC 100 or instructor's permission.
Advanced examination of atmospheric processes including energy transfer and exchange, global atmospheric circulation, precipitation processes and forms, weather disturbances and upper-level processes. Also explores global climatic systems, climate change and paleoclimatology, and the impact of human activities on climate.