GEOG 4271 - The Arctic Climate System Course uri icon



  • Understanding the climate of the Arctic requires a synthetic, system oriented approach. The course focuses on the intimate linkages between the atmosphere, ocean and land that give the Arctic region its unique character, link the Arctic to the larger global climate system, and promote understanding the rapid changes occurring in the Arctic. Recommended prerequisites: GEOG 3511 or GEOG 3601 or ATOC 3600 or ENVS 3600 and statistics. Same as GEOG 5271.


  • Diaz, Melisa  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2022
  • Serreze, Mark C.  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Spring 2021 / Spring 2023 / Spring 2024