BSc Meteorology

Module Descriptions

The course consists of a mixture of compulsory (C) and optional (O) modules. It includes a residential field course and a project. The course is assessed by a mixture of course work and formal examinations.

Part 1 modules:

CodeTitleSchoolFurther InformationO/C
MT11CIntroduction to MeteorologyMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT11DWeather and Climate FundamentalsMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT12CSkills for Environmental ScienceMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MA1MM1Mathematical Methods IMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MA1MM2Mathematical Methods IIMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
PH101Physics of the Natural WorldMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
GV1D1Earth Structure and ProcessesHuman and Environmental Sciences More information O
GV1D2Earth MaterialsHuman and Environmental Sciences More information O

Part 2 modules:

CodeTitleSchoolFurther InformationO/C
MT24AAtmosphere and Ocean DynamicsMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT24BAtmospheric PhysicsMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT24CNumerical Methods for Environmental ScienceMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT25FAtmospheric AnaloguesMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT26ESurface Energy ExchangeMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MA2PDMPartial Differential Equations for MeteorologyMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT25DSkills for GraduatesMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT24EForecasting: practice and presentationMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
GV2M5Quaternary Global Climate ChangeHuman and Environmental Sciences More information O

Modern language modules are also available as options. (See School of Literature and Languages and look for IWLP modules)

Part 3 modules:

CodeTitleSchoolFurther InformationO/C
MT37APart 3 ProjectMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT37BGeneral StudiesMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT37JBoundary Layer MeteorologyMathematical and Physical Sciences More information C
MT37DRemote Sensing Methods and ApplicationsMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
MT37EDynamics of Weather SystemsMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
MT37HAtmospheric Science Field CourseMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
MT38AThe Global CirculationMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
MT38BClimate ChangeMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O
MT38EAtmospheric ElectricityMathematical and Physical Sciences More information O

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