189.151 Principles of Soil Science (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2020. For 2019 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

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An integrated introductory course in soil science. An exploration of the interaction between soil and the environment, soil formation and morphology, soil physical, chemical, and biological properties and their influence on soil management, nutrient cycling, and soil-plant interactions.

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  • Students should ideally have acquired achievement standards in NCEA level 2 chemistry and maths prior to enrolling. If you are unsure of your maths capability try the online quizzes here

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Year Semester Mode Location
2019 * Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2019 * Double Semester Distance
2019 * Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2020 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2020 Semester Two full semester Distance

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.

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