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189.151 Principles of Soil Science (15 credits)

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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Expected prior learning Requirements help

  • 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: basic numeracy quiz.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Distance
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus