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INTRODUCTION TO WEATHER

General ElectiveNatural Science w/ labGeneral Transferable Electives

Course Description
A study of Earth's atmosphere including the major controls of weather and climate. Course discussions and labs will cover essential topics in meteorology including solar radiation, temperature, air pressure, wind, clouds, precipitation, and severe weather. Environmental issues including global climate change will also be discussed. Appropriate for non-science and science majors. Lab included.

Course Details

Contact Hours

Credits: 5.0

Lecture: 40
Lab: 20
Total: 60

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Class & Syllabi Listing

 Item #  Year Quarter  Instructor Syllabus Additional Files
3004 Spring 2020 Staff
7005 Spring 2020 Burns, William
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