CORC 3309 Climate Change - Torn Between Myth and Fact

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CC 30.09.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Myths and facts of climate change with emphasis on global warming. Basic atmospheric science and climate modeling. Exploration of the nature of scientific knowledge. Relationships between scientific knowledge and social and cultural values. Contribution that the social sciences and humanities can make to public debates on climate change. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Core Curriculum 3302). Satisfies Pathways College Option requirement.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.


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