The Global Change Instruction Program

Created by university professors to meet the need for interdisciplinary material on global change, the Global Change Instruction Program has been developed to capture the interest of non-science majors. Each booklet requires approximately two weeks time. Available modules are listed below.

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Stratospheric Ozone Depletion

Effects of Changing Climate on Weather and Human Activities

Climatic Variation in Earth History Population Growth
System Behavior & System Modeling El Niņo and the Peruvian Anchovy Fishery
The Sun-Earth System


Clouds & Climate Change
Biological Consequences of Global Climate Change