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.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21B (HAM)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Soil Science (EARTH221)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon2:00 PM3:00 PMK.G.11Jul 12 - Oct 17
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMS.1.01Jul 12 - Oct 17
Wed12:00 PM1:00 PMK.G.11Jul 12 - Oct 17

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 for Soil Science (EARTH221)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
21B (HAM) $910 $0 $4217
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EARTH221. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

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

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

Paper details current as of : 26 November 2020 8:48am
Indicative fees current as of : 27 November 2020 4:32am

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