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SST2117 Meteorology
Credit Points: 15

Global and local atmospheric circulation, ocean currents, condensation and precipitation are some of the advanced meteorological concepts examined in this unit.  Students undertake a significant weather monitoring project in considering weather forecasting and weather observation networks.  A visitation to the Bureau of Meteorology in Perth is an interesting aspect of the unit.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y40Bachelor of Arts - Bunbury
MABUTICoastal Environmental Science Major - Bunbury
MIAADCSurf Science Minor - Bunbury
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012