PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE

Course Title: 
PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE
Course Description: 

This course meets UC/CSU (D) and district graduaon requirements for life science credit or physical science credit. Plant and Soil Science is a yearlong course that provides students with opportunies to parcipate in a variety of acvies including laboratory work. An introduction to the chemical, physical, and biological properes of soils; the origin, classificaon, and distribution of soils and their influence on people and food producon; the management and conservation of soils; and the environmental impact of soil use. Topics further explore calculaon of ferlizer applicaon rates and procedures for applicaon, irrigaon and drainage, the taxonomy of plants, the various plant components and their funcons, plant growth, plant reproducon and propagaon, photosynthesis and respiraon, environmental factors affecng plant growth. Components will also include parcipaon in Supervised Agricultural Experience Projects, FFA, CTE Career exploraon and Leadership.

School Information: 
District: 
Hemet Unified School District
State: 
CA
Address: 
3401 Mustang Way
Zip code: 
92545
Yes

Requested competency code:

Approved: 
Approved: 
Yes
Date: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Approved competency code:

Denied: 
Deferred: 
Committee review :