PHY 116 Physical Science - Meteorology - Course Outline - Syllabus

INTRODUTION TO METEOROLOGY
SPRING 2022


 

VERY IMPORTANT!!!!!!*****If you miss an exam - your final exam grade will replace the missed exam!!!!!

 

SCHEDULE AND CLASS NOTES - Course Outline & Syllabus

INTRODUTION TO METEOROLOGY SPRING 2022 - WILL BE TAUGHT ON CAMPUS - IN CLASS
**** THE EXAMS ARE DURING YOUR CLASS TIME AND CLASS TIME ONLY -
VERY IMPORTANT!!!!!!*****If you miss an exam - your final exam grade will replace the missed exam!!!!!

MAY 16TH - REVIEW CLASS REVIEW CLASS

May 25th---1:40pm Class Final-------
Final Test Chapters 1-11

MAY 25th

1:10pm-3:50pm

 

MAY 25th ------3:05pm Class Final----
Final Test Chapters 1-11

May 25th

4:00pm-6:40pm

Grades: Your grade in the course will be determined by your test scores, homework and classroom participation.
There will be 4 exams during the semester, plus a final exam. 5 tests total. I ***do not drop**** the lowest grade...
4 test scores 60% of your grade, Final 30%, ------Homework, Class Participation in Discussions 10%
NO make up tests -- You final exam grade will replace the miss test grade. ********************

**** THE EXAMS ARE DURING YOUR CLASS TIME AND CLASS TIME ONLY -

Please Read Each Chapter in the book along with Class notes

2-14 -Chapter 1 / Chapter 2 & Review -

3-2 -Chapter 4

3-23 -Test 2 (Chapters 3-4-5)

4-11 -/Review

4-27 -Chapter 10

MAY 16TH - REVIEW CLASS REVIEW CLASS

1-31 Chapter 1

2-16 -  Test 1
(Chapter 1 and 2)

3-7 -Chapter 4 - Chapter 5

3-28 Chapter 6 

4-13 - Test 3 -
(Chapters 6-7-8)

5-2-Chapter 10 Chapter 11

May 25th---1:40pm Class Final-------
Final Test Chapters 1-11

MAY 25th

1:10pm-3:50pm

2-1 Chapter 1

2-21 -Chapter 3
YES WE HAVE CLASS

3-9 - Chapter 5/

3-30 - Chapter 6  Chapter 7

4-18 - Chapter 9

5-4 - Chapter 11 /Review

 

MAY 25th ------3:05pm Class Final----
Final Test Chapters 1-11

May 25th

4:00pm-6:40pm

2-7 - Chapter 1 Chapter 2

2-23 -Chapter 3

3 - 14 & 3-16
NO CLASS

4-4 - Chapter 7

4-20 - Chapter 9

5-9 -TEST 4********
(Chapters 9-10-11)

MAY 18th - NO CLASS

2-9 Chapter 2 

2-28 -Chapter 4

3-21 -Review 3,4,5

4-6 Chapter 8 

4-25 -Chapter 10

5-11- Final Review Chapters 1-11 Last day of class

FINAL INFORMATION
FINALS WEEK MAY 19TH TO 25TH
FINAL NOTES
 - Exam Schedule  <-PLEASE READ


VERY IMPORTANT!!!!!!*****If you miss an exam - your final exam grade will replace the missed exam!!!!!

 


QUESTIONS EMAIL ME: RICHARD.HOFFMAN@FARMINGDALE.EDU

 

 

 

Meteorologist Rich Hoffman
PHY 116 -- FARMINGDALE STATE

Contact Professor Hoffman
RICHARD.HOFFMAN@farmingdale.edu

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PHY 116 Physical Science - Meteorology - Course Outline
A descriptive course in elementary meteorology that will introduce the student to weather analysis and forecasting. Topics covered will be Temperature, Clouds, Precipitation, Synoptic weather charts, Air Masses, Low and High Pressure Areas, Frontal Systems, Thunderstorms, Weather Forecasting, and Local Weather. Weather charts will be analyzed and students will make their own weather forecasts.
So you want to be a Meteorologist?

 



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Storm Total Precipitation
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Winter Weather Page
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Aviation Weather Forecast Farmingdale


HOURLY WEATHER GRAPH
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RICH HOFFMAN

METEOROLOGIST
http://www.richhoffman.net


farmingdale state college
Professor

richard.hoffman@farmingdale.edu
PHY 116 - Intro Meteorology
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