The course covers the life cycle of a mining project including the various processes involved with the development and operation of a mining project including exploration & geology, mine planning, mine operations, minerals beneficiation and marketing. The course also includes elements of project management as well as the application of safety management. On successful completion of the course, a student should be capable of articulating the various elements of a mining project and determine the potential size of an orebody.
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