AFNR5801: Climate Change: Process, History, Issues

Credit Points: 6
Session: Semester 2
Classes: Meetings arranged with supervisor
Coordinators: A/Prof Peter Franks, Dr Dan Penny
Campus: Camperdown/Darlington

This unit provides students with an overview of current debates and approaches to understanding and quantifying interactions between the biosphere, oceans and atmosphere, as used around the world, and the consequences of those interactions for climate. The unit considers climate change on a variety of timescales. This unit will include a weekend field trip to Snowy Mountains field sites managed by the University of Sydney where students will be introduced to cutting edge, ongoing climate change research.