Portland-State-University 2022-2023 Bulletin

Geog 312U Climate Variability and Change

Provides an understanding of how and why climate varies and changes over space and time. Climate variability is explored across a range of scales from ice ages to monsoon circulations. Examines the scientific basis for anthropogenic climate change and how it differs from natural climate variability. Students will learn by analyzing climate data, performing experiments with climate models, and researching how climate variability and change impact everyday life. Includes laboratory and/or fieldwork.



Cross Listed Courses

Also offered as Sci 334U and may be taken only once for credit.
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