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
10

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. NW, LS if 4 credits.

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