Climate Change

The Science

Week 1 - Feedbacks Week 2 - Evidence Week 3 - Impacts Week 4 - Future 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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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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University of Exeter

Rating Not enough ratings
Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Jan 15 (last week)
Cost $59
From University of Exeter via FutureLearn
Instructors Tim Lenton, Damien Mansell, Liam Taylor, Daneen Cowling, Jake Eager, JORANDI SCHOLTZ, Jas Berrill
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags R Nature & Environment