GEO 112 Physical Geography – Weather & Climate: SC1

4 Credit Hours • 75 Contact Hours (45 Lecture, 30 Lab)

Prerequisite: CCR 092 (Grade of C or higher) or ENG 090

Introduces the principles of meteorology, climatology, world vegetation patterns, and world regional climate classification. Includes investigating the geographic factors which influence climate such as topography, location, elevation, winds, and latitude. Incorporates an integrated process of lecture, discussion and laboratory assignments.