Soils and Water Quality

Soils and Water Quality
Principles and practices of safe management of agricultural and urban wastes; amendments and nutrients including remediation methods for conservation of soils and water quality.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPWS 282 & CHEM 105; or PWS 282 & CHEM 101; PWS 100 or equivalent; Math 110 or equivalent.
 ProgramsContaining PWS 305
Course Outcomes

Soil-Water-Atmosphere Interactions

Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge in water quality and water resource conservation as influenced by soil-water-atmosphere interactions

Soil and Water

Evaluate case studies in current topics soil and water quality

Critical Thinking Skills

Enhance critically thinking skills as it relates to issues in water quality management and resource conservation

Mathematical and Statistical Skills

Improve mathematical and statistical skills related to nutrient, salinity, sodicity, and toxicity evaluation and management