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Course Title[Course Code]:Soil , plant and water relationships[Soils 402]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Soils and water
Program: Soil
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(Not Available-Second Semester)
Hours:
Lecture:( 56 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
Soil as a growth medium –Chemical and physical properties of water – nature of how roots absorb water – Different water tensions – Soil structure and water movement – Soil characteristics affecting plant growth – water translocation in plant – water stress – Measurement of water status .