A descriptive introduction to the atmosphere, its structure, composition and major processes. Main topics will include composition, heating and cooling, temperature, pressure and winds, weather systems, storms, forecasting, climate and climate change.
Introduction to Meteorology
REA 0017 or REA 0011 or REA 0019 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher for each course) or appropriate placement test scores. Students who are not required to take the common placement test or enroll in developmental education courses do not have to satisfy prerequisites.