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Description : Having exact measurements of the atmosphere is very important in meteorology. This has been helped by the invention of suitable instruments for observation and by the organisation of a network of observing stations to gather weather data. The art of weather forecasting has challenged many minds and much of the worldly wisdom displayed has been identified with weather lore and weather almanacs. Program : Earth as a planet. Definitions The Solar System The Seasons, Night and Day Time The Moon and Tides Eclipses The atmosphere. The Organisation of the Atmosphere The Tropical Atmosphere The Mid-Latitude Atmosphere Weather patterns. Synoptic Maps Weather Processes Cloud Types Weather patterns (cont.) Factors Affecting Pressure and Wind Regional Weather Phenomena The Life Cycle of a Cyclone Thunderstorms The Life Cycle of a Thunderstorm Weather forecasting Data Collection and Analysis Television Weather Casting Setting Up Your Own Weather Station Weather Hazards Atmospheric pollution Concentration of Pollutants The Past Effects of Pollution The Greenhouse Effect The Ozone Layer Sunspots Climatic change Methane Volcanoes El Nino Atmospheric Cures Changing Climates For a more detailed syllabus on this course,. Further Info : Assessment Method After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course. What's Included All study materials Study Guide Full Tutor and Admin support The course fee. includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to ?30.00). What is ASET . NCFE is the UK's longest established awarding body, recognised as a highly professional and responsive organisation, committed to maintaining excellent customer service and a friendly approach. NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that the college has been inspected and approved by an independent and experienced education professional and is quality audited biannually by NCFE. The centre delivering the programmes has been licensed by NCFE on the basis of its own quality systems. At the end of an accredited course, successful learners will also receive an NCFE Award certificate of achievement. For more information on this award,.

Description : Having exact measurements of the atmosphere is very important in meteorology. This has been helped by the invention of suitable instruments for observation and by the organisation of a network of observing stations to gather weather data. The art of weather forecasting has challenged many minds and much of the worldly wisdom displayed has been identified with weather lore and...

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