Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-001-107 061572 Plant and Soil Science
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-001-107 PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE ...this course provides the opportunity for the learner to develop the knowledge skill process for understanding of plant structure and biological functions. The role of soils in plant development and best management practices for soils will also be examined.
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Differentiate the anatomy of horticultural plants
  2. Describe the physiological functions of a plant.
  3. Analyze the factors that affect plant growth & development.
  4. Describe the processes necessary for plant propagation.
  5. Analyze soil formation
  6. Compare physical and chemical principles
  7. Analyze plant nutrtion
  8. Summarize biological activity of soils
  9. Examine alternative mediums