|Course Cluster: Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor|
Soils represent a critical component of the world's natural capital and lie at the heart of many environmental issues. In this course we will explore many aspects of soil science, including the formation, description, and systematic classification of soils; the biogeochemical cycling of nutrients through soil systems; and the issues of soil erosion and contamination.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR [E&ES197 or BIOL197 or ENVS197] OR E&ES199 OR [BIOL182 or MB&B182]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CES)(E&ES)(ENVS)(IDEA-MN)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Class must be taken concurrently with E&ES 245 (Soils Laboratory).
|Examination and Assignments: |
Textbook: Brady & Weil, The Nature and Properties of Soils.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Assignments include problem sets and written exams.
|Instructor(s): Royer,Dana Times: ...W.F. 10:50AM-12:10PM; Location: SCIE309; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 5||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: 5||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 3||SO: 7||FR: 2|