GEOG 304

Geography of Climates

Geography College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Elements, controls, distribution, and classification of the earth's climates.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Recommended

Geog 101

Title

Impact of Weather Events

Learning Outcome

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

Title

Critical Thinking

Learning Outcome

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

Title

Methods of Collecting Data

Learning Outcome

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

Title

World Climates

Learning Outcome

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

Title

Human Climate Change

Learning Outcome

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