MLG 100 Introduction to Meteorology
PRISM #
1026
Credits
4
Format
LEC
Days
Online 
Instructor
Johnson,Darrel A
Room
Online
Final Exam
Section
Q381
Session
Regular Academic Session
Start Date
1/2/2018
End Date
1/19/2018
Class Type
Online
Open Seats
0

Description

The study of the conditions and the processes of the atmosphere that constitute weather. This includes both description and explanation of various atmospheric processes. Topics include: solar energy budget, heating of the atmosphere, temperature, air pressure, winds, atmospheric moisture, precipitation, air masses, fronts, mid-latitude cyclones, thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, analysis of weather maps and forecasting. NS (if 4 cr. also LS)

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Special Notes

There is a $25 per credit course fee. The course fee becomes non-refundable approximately one week prior to the start of term. See http://online.uwc.edu/ for specific dates.

Associate Degree Requirements

Natural Science
Lab Science