Spring 2014 not offered
|Certificates: Environmental Studies|
Soils represent a critical component of the world's natural capital and lie at the heart of many environmental issues. In the 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 E&ES199 OR [BIOL182 or MB&B182]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CES)(E&ES)(ENVS)(IDEA-MN)(SISP)
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two midterm exams, a final exam, an oral presentation, and a term paper.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Co-registration with E&ES307 (Soils Laboratory)