Course Information
TitleΓΕΝΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ ΜΕΤΕΩΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ / General and Dynamic Meteorology
Code1062
FacultySciences
SchoolMathematics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorEleni Katragkou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40000310

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mathematics (2014-today)

Registered students: 33
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesSpring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600147671
Type of the Course
  • Background
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Ιsobaric surfaces. Air masses. Fronts. Cyclones. Anticyclones. General circulation of the atmosphere. The geotropic wind. Gradient wind. Cyclostrophic wind. Thermal wind. Tropical cyclones, hurricanes. Continuity equation. Pressure tendency equation. Absolute, relative and potential vorticity.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1103.7
Laboratory Work381.3
Exams20.1
Total1505
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Γενική μετεωρολογία, Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα, Σαχσαμάνογλου Χ. Σ., Μακρογιάννης Τ. Ι., 1998, Ζήτη, ISBN: 960-431-443-2 - ΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΑ ΓΕΝΙΚΗΣ ΜΕΤΕΩΡΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ, Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα, ΜΑΚΡΟΓΙΑΝΝΗΣ ΤΙΜΟΛΕΩΝ, ΣΑΧΣΑΜΑΝΟΓΛΟΥ ΧΡΗΣΤΟΣ, 2004, ΧΑΡΙΣ ΕΠΕ, ISBN: 978-960-88036-2-6
Last Update
15-03-2020