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.

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.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
23B (HAM)B Trimester : 10 Jul 2023 - 5 Nov 2023 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Soil Science (EARTH221)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon2:00 PM3:00 PMK.G.11Jul 10 - Oct 15
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMS.G.02Jul 10 - Oct 15
Wed12:00 PM1:00 PMK.G.11Jul 10 - Oct 15

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 2023 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2022 paper outlines are available for EARTH221. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2023 outlines.

Additional Information

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

Other available years: Soil Science - EARTH221 (2022) , Soil Science - EARTH221 (2021) , Soil Science - EARTH221 (2020) , Soil Science - EARTH221 (2019) , Soil Science - EARTH221 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 27 September 2022 7:21pm
Indicative fees current as of : 28 September 2022 4:30am

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