SEE4212 - Physics of Climate

Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course is designed for the undergraduate students in the Atmospheric and Climate Science minor program. Students will be enabled to discover the general circulation of the atmosphere and ocean, and knowledge in the basic physics governing the earth’s climate system will be provided. Emphasis is put on the large-scale dynamics of the atmosphere and the ocean, and the interaction between them.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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