Registration Open for Soil Classification: Short Course (SOIL410 Wi22)

Course info

This advanced soil science course led by Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy focuses on:

  • Common landforms and parent materials associated with soils in Prairies,
  • Soil drainage classes and soil moisture regimes,
  • Soils of the ten Soil Orders in the Canadian System of Soil Classification,
  • Classification of human-modified soils,
  • Classification of soils to the Subgroup level,
  • Relation of soil forming processes and factors of soil formation to the genesis of corresponding soils.

This course includes a pre-class assignment and a post-class open-book exam. Extra time will be required for you to complete the assignments.

Prior knowledge of soil science at the introductory level is strongly recommended.

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