Mining technology 220

Module code PMY 220
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

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.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites PJJ 210, MPR 213 GS
Contact time 2 lectures per week, 2 other contact sessions per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Mining Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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