701-0034-06L  Integrated Practical: Soil

SemesterSpring Semester 2018
LecturersR. Kretzschmar, E. Frossard, D. Or, L. Walthert
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


701-0034-06 PIntegriertes Praktikum: Boden
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
Blockkurs, Programm gemäss Angaben Moodle.
DAs Praktikum findet im Feld statt
40s hrs
15.05.12:15-17:00LFW E 15 »
31.05.12:15-17:00LFW E 15 »
R. Kretzschmar, E. Frossard, D. Or, L. Walthert

Catalogue data

AbstractDuring three full-day field trips and two half-day field exercises, various aspects of soil morphology, soil genesis, and soil functioning are discussed using practical examples.
ObjectiveGaining practical knowledge in soil science in the field.
ContentSoil description in the field, soil formation in Zurich-Nord, forest soils, carbon and nitrogen cycles, soil-water relations, soil conservation and landuse.
Lecture notesHandouts are provided during the course.
Prerequisites / NoticeCourse "Pedosphere" or equivalent

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1.5 credits
ExaminersR. Kretzschmar, E. Frossard, D. Or, L. Walthert
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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GeneralPermission from lecturers required for all students

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