SOSC 628

Soil Chemistry

Course overview

You’ll be tasked with selecting a soil chemistry topic and preparing a report that reaches the standards of a scientific article.

Course information

Available semesters Semester 2 2021
Credits 20
Domestic fees $1,305.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the processes, reactions and inter-relationships involved in the fluxes of chemicals in soils and plants.
  2. Use library resources, internet search engines, especially literature databases (Web of Science, Scopus).
  3. Write a succinct scientific report in the format of a journal literature review article.
  4. Provide a short presentation of the report, demonstrating understanding of the key points to people not familiar with the topic.

Course examiners

Rosalind Dodd

Dr Rosalind Dodd


Department of Soil and Physical Sciences

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