Climate Change Throughout Earth's History, 15 credits

About the course

The Earth's climate has varied on different timescales between greenhouse and icehouse extremes. This course examines the development of the Earth's climate over the last 4.6 billion years looking at possible drivers of climate change as well as the climate progression occurring over the last few million years towards pre-industrial climate

conditions. The course has an open start and you can read the course at your own pace. Re-exams may be held on campus.

Know what you want to study?

Find your study programme

What can I study?

Explore our subjects