University General Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    Jun 28, 2022  
University General Course Catalog 2021-2022
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MINE 210 - Mining Methods

(2 units)
Introduction to mining systems with emphasis on methods, equipment and terminology of surface and underground mine operations. Field trip required.

Prerequisite(s): MATH 127  or higher; MINE 102 . Corequisite(s): MINE 101 .

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 2
Offered: Every Fall

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. utilize their writing skills via homework problems, quiz answers, tests, mid-term and final exams.
2. practice their oral presentation skills by giving a presentation of their Case Study Project.
3. utilize introductory level typical approaches to surface mine development techniques and equipment selection methods. Students will exercise the concepts of stripping ratios and pit limits.
4. demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of various surface and underground mining methods and their utilization for various geological and geotechnical ore reserve conditions.

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