911014 Soil science refresher
- Lecture and field trip
- Semester hours
- Lecturer (assistant)
- Zechmeister-Boltenstern, Sophie , Puschenreiter, Markus , Zehetner, Franz , Jandl, Robert , Wenzel, Walter , Rampazzo, Nicola , Ehrmann, Sebastian
- Institute of Soil Research (IBF)
- Offered in
- Wintersemester 2017/18
- Languages of instruction
What is a soil? Factors of soil formation; main soil constituents; physico-chemical properties; soil biology; soil as porous system; soil in centre of soilid , liquid ang gasous fluxes (water, air, nutrients, pollutants); soil as plant habitat; soil classification
- Previous knowledge expected
basic knowledge in chemistry and physics
- Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)
The aim is to get basic soil science knowledge, focussing on soil physics, -chemistry, -biology, soil processes and formation, soil classification and the main functions of soils in ecosystems at bachelor level.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.