Course Description: This course covers the physical, chemical, and biological properties of soils as they are related to use, conservation, and plant growth. Topics include basic soil properties, description of urban soil, roots physiology, soil fertility, soil contamination, soil compaction, drainage and irrigation, and site assessment, soil analysis and site design.
Schedule: Fall semester. This course follows the on-campus schedule for beginning and ending dates.
Delivery Method: Online. Students are not expected to come to the campus at any time.
Prerequisite Courses: None.
Instructor: Bob Underwood; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Materials: None.
Course Objectives: The goal of this course is to facilitate student learning about soils and its management so that students better understand the interactions between this valuable resource and human activities.
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