2014 — Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions
Climate Insights 101 is a free interactive course available online from the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS). PICS is a consortium of BC’s leading research universities, hosted and led by the University of Victoria.
Designed for a wide audience, Climate Insights 101 introduces the basics of climate science, explains the impacts of climate change in British Columbia and offers an overview of adaptation and mitigation actions in BC and elsewhere.
People can pick any or all of the 11 lessons, along with test-your-knowledge quizzes. The entire course can be completed in about two hours. A PICS collection of short videos on key topics is also available: Climate Insights: Mini-Lessons.
Content for Climate Insights 101 has been provided and peer reviewed by leading climate scientists from British Columbia, including lead authors for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report (AR5).
Go to Resource: http://pics.uvic.ca/education/climate-insights-101