Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

ENVM7405

Companion

ENVM3305

Assessment methods

One individual assignment, one group assignment, one examination

Course coordinator

Dr Talitha Santini (t.santini@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2018 External External Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Mining and processing of mineral ores and energy resources has significant impacts on both mine sites and operational refinery and processing lands. This course will examine the major land and water impacts of mining and refining activities, and introduce land rehabilitation concepts specific to the management of sites impacted by mining and refining activities. Lectures will be supported by laboratory work to give hands-on analytical experience.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 External External Course Profile