Soil Processes

Faculty

Faculty of Agricultural Science and Landscape Architecture

Version

Version 6.0 of 08/06/2019

Code of Module

44M0088

Modulename (german)

Bodenprozesse

Study Programmes

Boden, Gewässer, Altlasten (M.Sc.)

Level of Module

4

Content
  • Factors and processes of soil development - German soil classification and international classification systems
  • The soils of Middle Europe
  • Soil processes, soil types and soil mapping
Learning Outcomes

Knowledge Broadening
The students know about the main soil processes and features of soil , as well as ordering principles of different soil classification systems
Knowledge Deepening
The students have a detailed knowledge about pedogenesis and its steering processes and they are able to classify soils according to different evaluation systems.
Instrumental Skills and Competences
The students are able to recognise, use and to interpret correctly features of soil development and to assess them in accordance to soil systematical relevance.
Communicative Skills and Competences
The students are able to identify and to communicate different pedogenesis, as well as to set them into relation with other compartments of environmental change.
Systemic Skills and Competences

Expected Knowledge and/or Competences

Basics of Soil ScienceModule: Study Project I

Responsible of the Module

Broll, Gabriele

Lecturer(s)

Broll, Gabriele

Credits

5

Concept of Study and Teaching
Workload Dozentengebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
30Vorlesungen
Workload Dozentenungebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
30Veranstaltungsvor-/-nachbereitung
30Prüfungsvorbereitung
30Literaturstudium
30Internetrecherche
Recommended Reading

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Graded Exam
  • Two-Hour Written Examination
  • Viva Voce
Assessment Methods Remark

Standard exam: written exam

Duration

1 Term

Module Frequency

Only Summer Term

Language of Instruction

English

 

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