Climate & Climate Change (ATM S 211)

ATM S 211

5 credits

Instructor(s):

UW Website: http://www.atmos.washington.edu/academics/non-majors/atms_211.shtml

Location: SMI 102

Schedule: MTWTh 10:30-11:20

Alternative Schedule: Friday quiz

Department: Atmospheric Sciences

Quarter: Fall

The nature of the global climate system. Factors influencing climate including interactions among the atmosphere, oceans, solid earth, and biosphere. Stability and sensitivity of climate system. Global warming, ozone depletion, and other human influences. Intended for nonmajors.