Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Advances in Climate Sciences

Module F8513

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the climate system.

Understand the cause of climate change and variability.

Understand the key elements of climate models and their predictions.

Summarise key debates and uncertainties in the climate change.

Identify research topics and develop independent research questions on the climate change.

Understand the approaches used in climate analyses and evaluations.

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework10.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
PresentationT1 Week 9 (5 minutes)100.00%
Essay (4000 words)Semester 1 Assessment Week 2 Thu 16:0090.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Autumn SemesterPractical2 hours11111011111
Autumn SemesterLecture1 hour11111011111

How to read the week pattern

The numbers indicate the weeks of the term and how many events take place each week.

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