Geography of Climates

Geography of Climates
Elements, controls, distribution, and classification of the earth's climates.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 RecommendedGeog 101.
 ProgramsContaining GEOG 304
Course Outcomes

World Climates

Gain an understanding of the key determinants of the world’s main climates

Human Climate Change

Gain an appreciation of the complex nature and implications of human climate change.

Impact of Weather Events

Understand how extreme weather events occur and their potential impacts on humans.

Methods of Collecting Data

Understand the methods climatologists use to collect data about past and present climate.

Critical Thinking

Improve writing, critical thinking and your ability to apply knowledge to solve geographic problems.