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University of Canterbury: Atmospheric Science

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Major: Atmospheric Science

Study Abroad University: University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

Purdue Semester: Fall

Purdue Year: Sophomore

Purdue course curriculum for that semester

  • EAS 225 Science of the Atmosphere
  • Physics 172 or 272
  • Calculus II, Multivariate Calculus, Linear Algebra, or Differential Equations
  • General Education or similar elective

Study Abroad course replacement options

  • GEOG 310 Weather Systems
  • PHYS 113 Waves, Thermodynamics, Materials  or PHYS 224 Electricity & Magnetism, or Elective
  • MATH 109 Mathematics 1D, MATH 261 Multivariate Calculus, MATH 251 Linear Systems, or MATH 262 Differential Equations & Transforms, or Elective
  • Select from the Liberal Arts area for general education electives or from Science for option electives

Information about University

University of Canterbury, located near the Pacific coast of the South Island of New Zealand, has about 13,000 students on a single campus.  The University has an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research and is located on a modern, suburban campus that offers extensive sporting and recreational activities to complement its scholastic reputation. Christchurch, the largest city on the South Island, is a beautiful town with outdoor cafes lining a lazy river.


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