Basis of Short-term Climate Prediction
Course Code: 3170143
Teaching Hours: 32
Pre-requisites: Synoptics, Dynamical Meteorology, Chinese Weather, Meteorological Statistical Forecast, Numerical Prediction, Computer Programming
Module Provider: College of Atmospheric Sciences
On the basis of introducing climate system and notions of climate change, the course focuses on the characteristics and mathematical/physical basis of short-term climate change and prediction, including large scale change of atmosphere, Air-Sea-Land interaction, empirical prediction method and numerical prediction method.
Students know the basic notion and genetic mechanism of climate change, and are able to conduct short-term climate prediction and scientific research.
Teaching and learning methods:
20% regular grades plus 80% final exam.