May 16, 2021  
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

PSE 469 - Soil Microbiology

This course considers the physiological, biochemical and ecological diversity of soil microorganisms and their interactions with other organisms and the environment. Topics include microbial cycling of organic matter and nutrients in soil, sustainable soil management, microbial interactions with important resources such as energy, and pathogenic organisms.

Prerequisites: BIO 100 and BMB 207/209 or CHY 121/123 or permission.

Course Typically Offered: Spring, Odd Years

Credits: 3