Atmospheric and Climate Science
Atmospheric and Climate Science
Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

Aims of Minor

This minor aims to provide students with basic knowledge in atmospheric science.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Minor (MINILOs)

Upon successful completion of this Minor, students should be able to:

  1. Describe the physical processes governing weather and climate.
  2. Describe the physical and chemical processes governing air pollution.
  3. Explain how measurements can be used to improve our understanding of the weather, climate and chemical composition.
  4. Describe the implications of climate change for weather and air quality.

Minor Requirements (15 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2018/19

1. Core Courses (3 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
SEE3201Atmospheric Science - An Introductory Survey3

2. Electives (at least 12 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
SEE2003Introduction to Energy and Environmental Data Analysis3
SEE4202Atmospheric Chemistry3
SEE4212Physics of Climate3
SEE4215Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing3
SEE4216Air Pollution Measurement and Control3
SEE4219Air Quality Modeling3
SEE4999Special Project in Energy and Environment6