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Institute of Continuing Education

This course is part of the Science Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

This course covers the fundamentals of atmospheric physics and the structure of the atmosphere, and includes an introduction to climate science. We will look at radiation in the atmosphere; the role of chemical kinetics in the atmosphere and consider the chemistry of air pollution; the hole in the ozone layer and how, why and when will it go?! Finally, we examine sources and impacts of air pollution in the UK and in the developing world, and what can be done.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

09 Jul 2018

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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