Copies of the text (3rdedition) will be on reserve in Shields Library. 2. SSC 100 Laboratory Manual.Available on Canvas site for downloading and printing. Bring to lab.3.Several additional short readings made available on Canvas
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9/24/20193Work and gradingHomework:Please put your name, student ID,laboratory day and time, and homework number on all assignments.•All homework assignments are due via CANVAS by 5:00 PM on the due date.•Late homework and lab assignmentswill not be accepted.Laboratory: Pre-labs are due via CANVAS by 11:59 p.m. on Monday of the week of each lab. Post-labs are due via CANVAS 24 hours after your lab ends.The one exception is the laboratory report (see schedule). Late laboratory reportswill not be accepted.Examlettes and final exam: Short examlettes will be given in class every 2 weeks on previous lectures. Final exam will consist of final examlette PLUS some broader comprehensive questions.Assignment and exam point valuesFour examlettes60 each= 240 totalFinal exam100Homework100Laboratory160TOTAL600What is Soil?Learning Objectives: 1. Definition of soil & the challenge of defining soil2. The 4 components of soil3. The role of soils as water and nutrient reservoirs