The Business of Mining
By the end of this course you will be able to: Discover how new mineral deposits are found and examine the economic factors that govern their development. Plan the complete life cycle of a mine, from initial infrastructure requirements through to operation, closure and rehabilitation. Experience the 'living plan' of a mine and see how extraction and processing of minerals is constantly adjusted to suit market conditions. Investigate how economics and market forces influence the decision to close a mine.
Felix Chan|Steve Hall|Bryan Maybee