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100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 17 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Chino (simplificado)...

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Building Blocks of Earth’s Climate System

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Reading
15 videos (Total: 98 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
Video15 videos
Video 1.0: Introduction and Philosophy7m
Video 1.1: How does science work?6m
Optional Video: How do scientific papers get published?10m
Video 1.2: Introduction to the Earth's climate system8m
Video 1.3: How do we measure geologic time?9m
Video 1.4: Geological Time Scale Song2m
Video 1.5: Minerals and Rocks2m
Video 1.5.1: Igneous Rock3m
Video 1.5.2: Sedimentary Rock6m
Video 1.5.3: Metamorphic Rock5m
Video 1.6: Using radioactivity to date rocks - Dr. Ray Burgess7m
Video 1.7: Using stable isotopes to understand Earth processes - Dr. Ray Burgess6m
Video 1.8: How do we know how old the Earth is?5m
Video 1.9: What are those rocks doing lying around?10m
Reading7 lecturas
Course Guide10m
Grading & Logistics10m
Building Blocks of Earth’s Climate System10m
Google Earth Tour 110m
Activity 1: Introduction10m
Eloquent Science10m
Our Earth 001 Course Book10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment 120m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Formation, evolution, and processes of the solid Earth

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Reading
14 videos (Total: 107 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video14 videos
Video 2.1.2: Why is the Moon important to life on earth? - Dr. Katherine Joy 3m
Video 2.2: What came before plate tectonics?5m
Video 2.3: How did plate tectonics get discovered?6m
Video 2.4.1: The Earth's magnetic field7m
Video 2.4.2: The magnetic poles flip? You're kidding me, right?6m
Video 2.5: How earthquakes happen14m
Video 2.6.1: What's inside the Earth?6m
Video 2.6.2: How do we know about the insides of the Earth?6m
Video 2.7: How do the plates move?3m
Video 2.8: How does magma form?11m
Video 2.9: How were the Himalaya formed?7m
Video 2.10: Supercontinent Pangaea9m
Video 2.11: The supercontinent cycle4m
Reading2 lecturas
Formation, evolution, and processes of the solid Earth10m
Google Earth Tour 2 and 310m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment 220m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Water in Earth’s Climate System: Oceans, Atmosphere, and Cryosphere

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Reading
14 videos (Total: 124 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
Video14 videos
Video 3.1.2: Are the Oceans in Steady State?13m
Video 3.2.1: How the oceans work - Dr. Gregory Lane-Serff9m
Video 3.2.2: The oceanic conveyor belt - Dr. Gregory Lane-Serff12m
Video 3.3.1: What is the Atmosphere Made Of?6m
Video 3.3.2: What Controls the Temperature Profile of the Atmosphere?5m
Video 3.3.3: Three Radiation Laws4m
Video 3.3.4: What if the Earth had no Atmosphere?7m
Video 3.4.1: How does the Atmosphere Work?9m
Video 3.4.2: How do the Jet Streams Control the Weather?7m
Video 3.5: Extratropical cyclones8m
Video 3.6: The Rise and Fall of Ice on Earth12m
Video 3.7: How do Glaciers Control the Height of Mountains? – Dr. Simon Brocklehurst10m
Video 3.8: Why the Arctic is Crucial to Earth's Climate - Dr. Bart Van Dongen and Dr. Robert Sparks 7m
Reading5 lecturas
Water in Earth’s Climate System: Oceans, Atmosphere, and Cryosphere10m
Google Earth Tour 410m
Activity 2: Further Exploration10m
The Thinking Persons’ Guide to Climate Change10m
The shaping of storm tracks by mountains and ocean dynamics10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment 320m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Life, and its Effect on Earth’s Climate System

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Reading
17 videos (Total: 116 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video17 videos
Video 4.3.1 The Formation of Organic Molecules and the Tree of Life13m
Video 4.1: The Earth's primitive atmosphere10m
Video 4.2: Fossils6m
Video 4.4.1: Welcome to The Manchester Museum - Prof. Phil Manningm
Video 4.4.2: Apex Chert and Stromatolites - Prof. Phil Manning 3m
Video 4.4.3: Ediacaran Fauna - Prof. Phil Manning 5m
Video 4.5.1: How Oxygen Changed the Earth Forever11m
Video 4.5.2: The Arrival of Multicellular Life and the Cambrian Explosion11m
Video 4.6.1: How Plants and Animals Came Onshore - Dr. Victoria Egerton7m
Video 4.6.2: Colonization of Land3m
Video 4.7.1: Devonian: From Fish to Tetrapod - Prof. Phil Manning7m
Video 4.7.2: Carboniferous - Prof. Phil Manning2m
Video 4.7.3: Jurassic Coast - Prof. Phil Manning3m
Video 4.7.4: Dinosaurs - Prof. Phil Manning 4m
Video 4.7.5: Chemical Fossils - Prof. Phil Manning 4m
Video 4.8: Controls on Life on Earth: Mass Extinctions12m
Reading2 lecturas
Life, and its Effect on Earth’s Climate System10m
Google Earth Tour 510m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment 420m
4.6
Beneficio de la carrera

83%

consiguió un beneficio tangible en su carrera profesional gracias a este curso
Promoción de la carrera

50%

consiguió un aumento de sueldo o ascenso

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por SSMar 22nd 2018

It was a really nice, and interesting course, which will definitely help me in my career. Thanks University of Manchester!

por JQDec 6th 2017

A great course with some interesting and educational concepts. I really enjoyed this course. Thanks so much.

Instructores

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Prof. David M. Schultz

Professor of Synoptic Meteorology
School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
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Dr Rochelle Taylor

Postdoctoral Research Associate
School of Earth, Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences
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Dr Jonathan Fairman

Postdoctoral Research Associate
School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences

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