707670 The Climate System

summer semester 2017 | Last update: 22.12.2016 Place course on memo list
707670
The Climate System
VO 2
3,5
weekly
annually
German

Knowledge and understanding of components and mechanisms of the climate system, the climate change, and its causes; the international cooridnation of climate research and climate politics.

1. Introduction and definitions: the concept of the "climate system"; 2. Components, characteristic processes, variables and parameters of the climate system; 3. Principles and basics of modeling the climate system; 4. Observed trends and changes in the climate system; 5. The drivers for fluctuations and changes of climate; 6. The global warming; 7. Sea Level Rise; 8. Climates of the past; 9. Feedback mechanisms 10. Climate change projections; 11. Climate Research /Politics.

Lectures, assessment is based on a single examination at the end of the course.

written exam

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

not applicable
06.03.2017
Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2017-03-06
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-03-13
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-03-20
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-03-27
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-04-03
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-04-24
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-05-08
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-05-15
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-05-22
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-05-29
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-06-12
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-06-19
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-06-26
16.00 - 17.30 60819 SR 60819 SR Barrier-free