|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Available only with permission of subject coordinator.
Midlatitude systems observed structure of midlatitude synoptic systems; diagnostic equations, numerical predictions; idealised model of a developing baroclinic system; baroclinic instability and cyclogenesis; frontal systems and surfaces of discontinuity.Tropical Systems observed structure of large scale tropical systems; convection; origin of tropical disturbances; Tropical cyclones-structure, life cycle and models.General Circulation thermally driven circulation, the tropical monsoon; global energy and momentum; the energy cycle, global thermodynamics.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||other exams (50%); assignments (50%).|
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