NRES 516 XM - Ecosystem Biogeochemistry
Biological, geological, and chemical processes of forest, agricultural, freshwater and marine ecosystems. The effects of pollutants and global change on each ecosystem are addressed along with the biogeochemical interactions among ecosystems. Each student completes a detailed biogeochemical study for a particular ecosystem. A 400-level course in two or more of the following areas are recommended: soil science, aquatic science, ecology, and hydrology. Course Information: Same as IB 516.
This online section will meet with the in person section via Collaborate and classroom microphones and camera. Online scheduled class sessions require each student to have high speed internet access and either a headset with microphone or an external microphone and speakers so they may participate in the class discussions. Wireless internet is NOT recommended. Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL) restrictions and assessments apply, see https://online.illinois.edu. This course requires the following textbook: W.H. Schlesinger and Emily S. Bernhardt, Title: Biogeochemistry: An Analysis of Global Change (3rd edition) ISBN: either 978-0123858740 or 0123858747.
Academic Program Restrictions:
MS: Agricultural Educ -UIUC
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate