2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Global and Regional Climate Change

Fall quarter

Faculty: Kurt Unger

Fall: CRN (Credit) Level 10412 (4 GR)  

Credits: 4(F)

Class Standing: Graduate

Offered During: Evening


Focus: the science and policy of global and regional climate change. This elective will address questions such as these: How does current climate change differ from past changes?  How do climate change models work?  What are some of the key effects of climate change?  How are policy makers addressing climate change, what should they be doing and what can individuals do?  We will also discuss the roles of technology and the media, as well as a variety of economic, legal, political and social perspectives.

Maximum Enrollment: 18

Advertised Schedule:  6-10p Wed

Undergraduate Credit Option: Requires Faculty Approval

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

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