Climate Change Impacts on Water, Energy, Carbon Cycles and Renewable Energy

University College Cork

 

Course Name Climate Change Impacts on Water, Energy, Carbon Cycles and Renewable Energy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code SC0194
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date Tuesday 1 October 2019
Application Date Closing Date Friday 20 September 2019
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Duration Eight weeks, Tuesdays 7-9pm, from 1 October to 19 November 2019
Course Fee Costs: €200
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 18 years of age by course commencement
Comment The course will be delivered in a set of eight by two-hour lectures. Included will be class demonstrations of instrumentation
Course Content

Expand+The course will examine the hydrological cycle and how it can be altered by climate change. It will look at the impacts on water availability, water quality, extremes of flooding and drought. It will examine the earth’s surface energy budget and ho...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Lecture 1: The hydrological cycle and its components of precipitation, river flow, soil and groundwater and evaporation. Each component will be explained and quantified so that participants should get an understanding that a change in one component (...

Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton, Short Course Co-ordinator
E. r.sexton@ucc.ie

Marian O Keeffe, Short Course administrator
E: marian.okeeffe@ucc.ie
T: 021 4904700
Location Western Gateway Building, Room G04, UCC
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here