911103 Soil science and geology

Field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Inselsbacher, Erich , Zehetner, Franz , Seidel, Rudger , Neuhuber, Stephanie , Gerzabek, Martin
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Description von different soil profiles in the field according to the Austrian Soil Classification System. Explanation of genetical processes, especially in relation to geological materials, demonstration of field tests and discussion of analytical data.

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Understanding of the genesis of different soil types depending on their parent material an other genetical forming factors (site, climate, parent material,landuse, etc.)
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