Atmospheric Dynamics and Synoptic Meteorology, 10 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Autumn 2022, 67%, Campus
Start date: 31 October 2022
End date: 15 January 2023
Application deadline: 19 April 2022
Application code: UU-18507 Application
Language of instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed
Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Registration: 30 September 2022 – 30 October 2022
Entry requirements: 120 credits including 35 credits in mathematics and 35 credits in physics. Atmospheric Physics, 15 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 24,167
Tuition fee, total: SEK 24,167
About the course
This is an advanced course in atmospheric dynamic combined with synoptic meteorology. More specific the course contains: baroclinic instability, frontogenesis, air masses, vorticity and its influence on weather, interaction between the surface and the atmosphere, practical analysis and interpretation of weather charts and its connection to weather, jet streams and thermal wind.
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