MET 150 General Meteorology: SC1

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

Prerequisite: MAT 050 (Grade of C or higher) or MAT 090

Provides an introduction to general meteorology and atmospheric sciences. It includes the composition and structure of the atmosphere and characteristics that affect the atmosphere, such as temperature, pressure, and moisture. Additionally, the development of weather systems, such as storm systems, hurricanes, weather fronts and cloud development will also be examined. Finally, concepts of climatology will be stressed.