SOIL 5125: Soil Science for Teachers

Term(s) offered: 
Course credits: 
Grading basis: 
40% mid exam, 10% final exam, 20% quizzes, 10% laboratory evaluation, 20% other evaluation. land use project


This course is designed for teachers who have completed some of the basic sciences (biology, chemistry). The course covers the 5 basic areas of: soil classification, soil formation, physical properties, biological propertiesand chemical properties. 

Course time: 
60% Lecture, 40% Discussion
Course work load: 
20 pages reading per week

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