Global Warming Science - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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  • Course
  • Online
  • Duration:
    12 Weeks
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Learn about the physics, chemistry, biology, and geology of the earth’s climate system.
With an apprenticeship you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.With this course you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.

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Requirements: College freshman calculus, mechanics, and electricity/magnetism

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Geology
Biology
Global
Climate
Global warming
Physics
Warming Science

Course programme

Global Warming Science teaches you about the risks and uncertainties of future climate change by examining the science behind the earth’s climate. You will be able to answer such questions as, “What is the Greenhouse Effect?” and “How and why has earth’s climate changed through geologic history?” This science course is designed for college sophomores and juniors with some preparation in college-level calculus and physics.