Course Information

Course Code:
Course Number:
Code Course Name Language Type
MTO 111 Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences Turkish Compulsory
Local Credits ECTS Theoretical Tutorial Laboratory
2.5 4 2 1 0
Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
Prerequisites None
Class Restriction None
Course Description
Understanding the Earth’s Atmosphere and its mechanisms; learning the basic factors like heat and temperature, moisture, pressure and stability and determining the meteorological factors occurring as a result, like fog, precipitation, wind and etc.; examining the clouds and their characteristics; learning the forces in the atmosphere and their mechanisms; determining the jet streams, air masses, fronts, Highs and Lows; learning the mid-latitude cyclones, general circulation, thunderstorms and lightning; weather forecasting.