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Отзывы учащихся о курсе Global Warming I: The Science and Modeling of Climate Change от партнера Чикагский университет

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This class describes the science of global warming and the forecast for humans’ impact on Earth’s climate. Intended for an audience without much scientific background but a healthy sense of curiosity, the class brings together insights and perspectives from physics, chemistry, biology, earth and atmospheric sciences, and even some economics—all based on a foundation of simple mathematics (algebra)....

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Oct 06, 2016

A great introductory course into Global Warming as well as modelling which gives you a better insight into what is actually happening with our planet. Started another course and it all fits in.


May 27, 2019

It's a very comprehensive and extremely tough course to negotiate. Some of the quiz answers are still a mystery. It has arisen the appetite of Climate Change within me, like never before.

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автор: Illargi U

Feb 19, 2017

Excelente curso; disfruté todo el proceso. Lo recomiendo

автор: HoangTrongNam

Sep 07, 2016

Good course to understand basic causes of Climate Change

автор: Maria M

Feb 21, 2017

Excellent course. The way David presents is very clear.

автор: Mark W

Jan 18, 2016

Brilliantly presented material, of great importance.

автор: Geert v d W

Sep 01, 2019

This is in two words a fantastic course. Go do it!

автор: Aditya T

Feb 26, 2017

Very helpful and useful online institution.

автор: Sergio D L U

Apr 02, 2018

One of the best courses on climate change.

автор: elon l

May 01, 2016

Excellent introduction to climate science!

автор: Frederic C

Oct 20, 2019

Very helpful and clear! Would recommend.

автор: Simone R

Nov 15, 2019

Great Course! David is a very big man!

автор: James W

Jan 07, 2016

Highly informative in bite sized bits.

автор: Bastin J

Sep 04, 2017

A really great course!

автор: Olaleye A

May 30, 2017

Simply Fantastic!

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автор: Murray

Apr 26, 2016

Great course!

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автор: sergii k

May 06, 2018

best one

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автор: Frans S

Dec 14, 2016

Dr. David Archer has succeeded in presenting a didactic course in which complex issues like climate and weather conditions are explained in a highly schematic and clear manner for students who do not have an academic degree in either Earth sciences or physics. The series of short video's show Dr. Archer at the blackboard explaining concepts using highly schematic and easy to understand figures. Teaching in the most elementary way, almost perfect.

Completing this course also is learning by practice: there are multiple problems to solve using a wide array of models that compute the impact of greenhouse gases on temperature, humidity, ice sheets and sea levels. Finally a series of assignments require the student to explain in simple terms 'that can be understood by an 11-yr old' what are basic concepts like heat, negative feedback, fossil fuels, climate change and others. An interesting approach.

Together, this is a recommended course for anyone interested in the science behind one of the most discussed changes of our planet. A Minor comment is that the videos would benefit by some change of perspective, introducing here and there images or video's that illustrate the impact of climate change on Earth systems.