Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Various technologies are found within the mining industry ranging from simple modelling packages to expert level optimisation and implementation packages. This module introduce the terminology used in mining technology and software applications, explaining the applications and limitations of these. This module includes Computer aided Design (CAD) techniques, graphical systems, geological modelling and geostatistical evaluation, scheduling, optimisation and numerical modelling.
2 lectures per week, 2 other contact sessions per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
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