Weather and Climate

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
PHS
140
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

DRE-098 or ENG-110

Corequisite:

None

This course introduces the nature, origin, processes, and dynamics of the earth's atmospheric environment. Topics include general weather patterns, climate, and ecological influences on the atmosphere. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of weather formation, precipitation, storm patterns, and processes of atmospheric pollution.