|Module code||WKD 261|
|Faculty||Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences|
Conservative forces and conservation laws. Basic thermodynamic laws for dry and humid air. The equation of state. Adiabatic processes and temperature lapse rates. The Clausuis-Claperon equation. Calculation of the wet adiabat. Radiative transfer. The physical basis of climate change.
|Prerequisites||WTW 114 or WTW 158 or WTW 134 or WTW 165.|
|Contact time||1 tutorial per week, 4 lectures per week|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Department||Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology|
|Period of presentation||Quarter 2|
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