GEOG412

Alpine and Polar Environments

30 points

Occurrences

Description

Understanding physical processes and earth-atmosphere interactions in alpine and polar environments is crucial for the management of water resources, tourism and recreation, particularly in the context of global climate change. In this course, you will gain knowledge of these processes and interactions, and develop practical skills for collecting and analysing atmospheric, cryospheric (snow and ice) and geospatial data relevant to alpine and polar research.

Pre-requisites

Entry subject to approval of the Head of Department.

Restrictions

GEOG408 and GEOG410