There are two lectures each week, and you also need to enrol in a specific practical class.
Timetable information can be found at: https://timetables.mq.edu.au
There are 2 x 1 hour lectures each week:
Wednesday, 4:00 - 5:00, W5A T2
Friday, 3:00 - 4:00, E7B T5
There is 1 x 1 hour practical each week. The options are:
Wednesday, 9:00 - 10:00, E5A270
Wednesday 12:00 - 1:00, E5A260
Wednesday 1:00 - 2:00, E5A270
Wednesday 5:00 - 6:00, E5A260
Friday 11:00 - 12:00, E5A260
Friday 12:00 - 1:00, E5A270
Friday 1:00 - 2:00, E5A260
The primary resources for this unit will be the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) (available from https://www.ipcc.ch/index.htm) and published research papers relevant to each lecture topic. The following textbooks (available from Macquarie University Library) also provide a good overview of the climate change problem:
1. Bloom, A.J. 2010. Global Climate Change. Convergence of Disciplines. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, USA.
2. Houghton, J. 2010. Global Warming: The Complete Briefing. Fourth Edition. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge , U.K., 438 pages.
3. Hannah, L. 2010. Climate Change Biology. Academic Press. 416 pages.