Undergraduate Classes

SSC 361 The Role of Soil in the Environment
Spring semester of every year

Course Location: On Campus

Objective:
This course is designed to refine your existing soil science skills so that you may better apply your knowledge to the management of soils in an environmentally responsible manner.

Prerequisite:
SSC 200 or equivalent; or consent of instructor

Grading:
four projects, homework, and quizzes

Primary Topics:

  • Geographic Information Systems and Electronic Soil Surveys
  • Wastewater in the Environment
  • Soil and Site Assessment
  • Decentralized Wastewater Technologies
  • Land Application Systems and Technologies
  • Agronomic and Hydraulic Loading Rates
  • Erosion and Sedimentation

Contact:
david_lindbo@ncsu.edu