GEP 355

Weather and Climate
Units
3

This course explores the Earth's atmosphere across place and time. It exposes students to the role of radiation, temperature, humidity, evaporation, cloudiness, precipitation, and surface factors (topography, exposure, and altitude) in different world climates. It examines earth-sun relationships, the hydrologic cycle, short-term weather events and long-term climate variability and change. Grade only. Satisfies GE Area Upper Division B (Science/Quantitative Reasoning).
Prerequisites: Completion of GE Golden Four (A1, A2, A3, B4) with a C- or better and completion of B1, B2 and at least 45 units.

Prerequisites
Completion of GE Golden Four (A1, A2, A3, B4) with a C- or better and completion of B1, B2 and at least 45 units