814305 Climate change scenarios and regional impact

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2019/20
Languages of instruction


This lecture focuses on the scientific basis of the climate system, the anthropogenic induced climate change, climate modelling, the regionalization of climate change scenarios and interactions between climate and climate change research, as well as climate change adaptation and mitigation.

Previous knowledge expected

This lecture is obligatory for UBRM master students of the module climate. The meteorological/climatological know how of an UBRM Bachelor is the precondition

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Graduates of this lecture should be able to understand scientific questions in the context of anthropogenic climate change, global and regional climate modelling, as well as climate change adaptation and mitigation. The graduates should be able to discuss these topics on expert level as well as with stakeholders.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.