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Climate Change

The Science

Week 1 - Feedbacks Week 2 - Evidence Week 3 - Impacts Week 4 - Future Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more You don’t need any prior knowledge of climate change, just an interest in science, nature and the environment. You can use the hashtag #FLClimateChangeScience to talk about this course on social media.

Topics Covered
  • Introduction to Climate Science
  • Fundamental feedbacks in the Climate System
  • Human drivers of change
  • Ancient past climate change
  • Recent past climate change
  • Identifying signs of climate change
  • Impacts on the Cryosphere
  • Impacts on the Oceans
  • Modelling future climate projections
  • The ‘Anthropocene’ and the ‘Great Acceleration’
  • Taking action

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Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Apr 24 (9 weeks ago)
Cost $59
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Instructors Tim Lenton, Damien Mansell, Liam Taylor, Daneen Cowling, Jake Eager, JORANDI SCHOLTZ, Jas Berrill
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Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags R Nature & Environment

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Rating Not enough ratings
Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Apr 24 (9 weeks ago)
Cost $59
From University of Exeter via FutureLearn
Instructors Tim Lenton, Damien Mansell, Liam Taylor, Daneen Cowling, Jake Eager, JORANDI SCHOLTZ, Jas Berrill
Download Videos Only via web browser
Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags R Nature & Environment

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