Climate Math

Course Number: 
SIOC 290
Course Description: 

This is a preparatory mathematics class for climate sciences, specifically designed to review math concepts vital to understanding climate science in preparation for SIOC 210 and SIOC 217A. The course will use statistical methods to understand the observed climate records, calculus to investigate Earth's radiation budget, and vector rotation to introduce the dynamics and transport of the atmosphere and ocean. Letter grades only. 

Prerequisites: 
Graduate standing or consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
6
Academic Year: 
2017-2018
Quarter: 
Summer
Summer Instructor: