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Climate Variability

  • 7.5 credits

The course covers the natural and anthropogenic processes that control the Earth's climate and climate variability over time. The course covers:

  • Theories of climate variability on different time scales
  • Theories of the climate control mechanisms and feedback mechanisms • Natural climate archives
  • Human impact on climate

This course is taught as a distance learning course in English and the course is a component of the Bachelor's Programme in Earth Science, Distance Learning, 180 credits and it can also be taken as an individual course.

  • Course structure

    Teaching format

    The course is given only as a distance learning course. The teaching consists of web-based teaching and independent project work.

    Instructions are in English.

    Assessment

    For details see syllabus. 

    Examiner

    Margareta Hansson

  • Contact

    Registration is normally done at the beginning of each semester. If you have not received information about registration you can contact the student office directly. 

    Student office (Registration questions) 
    Lena Åkerblom
    E-mail: lena.akerblom@natgeo.su.se

    Study counsellor
    Elisabeth Sturesson
    E-mail: elisabeth.sturesson@natgeo.su.se

    Course responsible
    Margareta Hansson
    E-mail: margareta.hansson@natgeo.su.se

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