EARTH221

Soil Science

An introduction to the nature, formation, and classification of soils, their physical, chemical, mineralogical, and biological properties, and issues of soil quality, land degradation and sustainable management. The paper also encompasses the properties, genesis, and distribution of the soils of New Zealand and their use.

An introduction to the nature, formation, and classification of soils, their physical, chemical, mineralogical, and biological properties, and issues of soil quality, land degradation and sustainable management. The paper also encompasses the properties, genesis, and distribution of the soils of New Zealand and their use.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): EARTH101 or ENVSC101 or ERTH104 or ENVS101
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): ERTH233, ERTH234

Note: The paper includes a field trip on the weekend.

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20B (HAM)B Semester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Soil Science (EARTH221)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon2:00 PM3:00 PMMSB.1.01Jul 13 - Oct 18
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMS.1.01Jul 13 - Oct 18
Wed2:00 PM3:00 PMK.G.11Jul 13 - Oct 18

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for EARTH221 for more details


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2020 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for EARTH221. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Earth Sciences | Environmental Engineering | Environmental Planning | Environmental Sciences | Soil Science

Other available years: Soil Science - EARTH221 (2019) , Soil Science - EARTH221 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 16 October 2019 10:03am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 July 2019 3:04pm

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