911304 Soil indicators


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Zehetner, Franz
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2020
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

Review of essential soil processes and functions.

Derivation of soil indicators for the assessment of soil functions.

Evaluation of the production function and buffer-filter function of soils using basic field soil parameters.

Previous knowledge expected

Basic soil knowledge.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Know the essential soil processes and understand their underlying mechanisms.

Understand how different soil indicators affect soil processes and how this influences soil functions.

Be able to evaluate the production function and buffer-filter function of soils using basic field soil parameters.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.