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General information:
Name:
Environmental risk assessment in exploration and mining
Course of study:
2015/2016
Code:
BGG-2-105-EG-s
Faculty of:
Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Economic Geology
Field of study:
Mining and Geology
Semester:
1
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
mgr inż. Zygo Władysław (wzygo@geol.agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
prof. dr hab. inż. Sobczyk Wiktoria (sobczyk@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K003 Students can use English language in the environmental engineering GG2A_U05, GG2A_U06 Test
M_K004 Students are aware of the continuous improvement of the knowledge GG2A_K01, GG2A_K02 Test
Skills
M_U001 Student is able to present conclusions of his/her research. GG2A_U03 Test
M_U002 Student is able to per form preliminary economic analysis of geological works. GG2A_U11 Test
Knowledge
M_W001 Student have knowledge on planning and to tools used in geology works . GG2A_W04 Test
M_W002 Student have knowledge on extracting, processing and use of ore. GG2A_W07 Test
M_W003 Student have Basic knowledge on influence of geological processes and mining on environment. GG2A_W08 Test
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K003 Students can use English language in the environmental engineering + + - - - - - - - - -
M_K004 Students are aware of the continuous improvement of the knowledge + + - - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 Student is able to present conclusions of his/her research. + + - - - - - - - - -
M_U002 Student is able to per form preliminary economic analysis of geological works. + + - - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Student have knowledge on planning and to tools used in geology works . + + - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 Student have knowledge on extracting, processing and use of ore. + + - - - - - - - - -
M_W003 Student have Basic knowledge on influence of geological processes and mining on environment. + + - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:

1. Introduction
2. The characteristics of minerals mining
3. The components of mining areas
4. The immunity of the environment constituents to the impact of mining activity
5. The influence of mining activity on the environment
6. Minimizing the adverse impact of mining on the environment
Classification of post-mining areas

Auditorium classes:

Other:
1. Influence of mining on the atmosphere
2. Influence of mining on the surface and underground water
3. Influence of mining performance on the configuration of the surface
4. Influence of mining on monuments and cultural heritage
5. Influence of mining on the soil and management of mining waste materials
6. Noise generated by mining operations
Influence of mining on human health; influence of mining on the wildlife

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 56 h
Module ECTS credits 2 ECTS
Participation in lectures 14 h
Participation in auditorium classes 14 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 14 h
Preparation for classes 14 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

average grade from tests

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

knowledge on mineral deposits and cartography

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

1.Sobczyk E.J., Kicki J.: New challenge and visions for mining, 21st world Mining Congress, CRC Press, Balkema Book, Cracow 2008.

2.Sobczyk W., Tajduś A. (red.): Działalność górnicza a środowisko przyrodnicze, „Górnictwo i Geoinżynieria” zeszyt 3/1, rok 31. 2007, ss.
573.

3.Hejmanowski R., Malinowska A., Sobczyk W., Ostręga A., Pomykała R., Sobczyk E.J. (red.): New Challenges and Visions for Mining. Risk management & subsidence engineering. Sustainable development in mining industry (+Mine closure). “Gospodarka Surowcami Mineralnymi”, 2008, tom 24, zeszyt 3/1, ss. 470.

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None