COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Soil Science * BBT   203 3 2 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Suat ŞENOL
Instructors
Prof. Dr.SUAT ŞENOL1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The significance of soil science for ecology, enviroment, plant growth, and human and animal life is demostrated.
Content
The meaning of soil, the significance of soil for ecology, soil parent material, elements and properties of soil (minerals and rocks), soil formation. Physical, chemical and biological weathering, texture and its significance of soil ecology and fertility, clay mineralogy and its significance for soil fertility, description and classification of soil organic matter, humin matters, soil macro and micro organisms and their effects on soil properties, cation adsorption and cation exchange capacity and anion adsorption, soil pH and its relation for soil fertility, coagulation and peptization, soil structure, types of structure, soil pore, soil crust, soil water, plant nutrients in soil

Learning Outcomes
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