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Global Climate System



Course format On-site
Date 2021-01-18 - 2021-03-28
Entry level Bachelor
Cost 35000 SEK

The course deals with how physical and chemical processes affect the Earth's climate and the links between human activity and climate change. The course includes practical model simulations of e.g. the Earth's energy balance and exchange processes between the atmosphere and the ocean. Furthermore, the course will offer training in scientific hypothesis formation, and discuss the reasons for the limitations of our understanding of the climate system.


Bachelor's degree containing at least 15 ECTS credits in Mathematics, for example Mathematics for natural scientists 15 ECTS credits or Mathematics for social scientists 15 ECTS credits. English B/English 6 or equivalent. Information about entry requirements on


ISCED Categories

Physical and chemical oceanography
Scientific modelling