• evaluation of soil quality, understanding of nutrient cycles in soil and the development of the ability to consult.
Soil science, basic chemistry
• Understanding soil properties and their interpretation • Connecting soil properties with soil quality
Soil quality with regards to agriculture, chemical, compound behaviour. Surplus-limiting supplies of nutrients and contaminants, fertilizer recommendations.Nutrient flows in soils / Dynamics of nutrients and contaminants: mobility, bioavailability, soil quality assessment / Pathways of nutrient inputs & exports / N, P, K cycles.
Lessons will be given in the form of lectures (through the help of transparencies and slides).
Assessment of students will be performed through written examinations.