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280329 VO PM-Met-3 Climatology (NPI) (2021S)


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: German

Examination dates



Fr. 8:30-10:30

Because of the corona pandemic, the lecture will start online. If possible, the lecture format might be changed to in-person later in the semester.

The lecture will start on March 5, 2021. The zoom invitation is provided on Moodle under "Ankündigungen".


Aims, contents and method of the course

Acquiring basic knowledge of climate and climate processes.

The module covers the following topics:

Climate system
− Components
− Governing factors
− Budgets


Regional climate:
-- Climate classification
− Climate diagrams
− Regional distribution of climates

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Successful oral examination

Examination topics

Entire material covered in lecture. The lecture slides will be provided in Moodle.

Reading list

Denis Hartmann, Global physical climatology (https://atmos.washington.edu/~dennis/gpc.html)

Textbook Hantel/Haimberger: Grundkurs Klima (http://www.springer.com/de/book/9783662481929)

Additional literature as indicated in the lecture slides

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 18.02.2022 21:29