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General information:
Name:
Prefeasibility study and exploration reporting
Course of study:
2017/2018
Code:
BGG-2-208-EG-s
Faculty of:
Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Economic Geology
Field of study:
Mining and Geology
Semester:
2
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
dr hab. inż. Saługa Piotr (psaluga@zarz.agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
dr hab. inż. Saługa Piotr (psaluga@zarz.agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Prefeasibility study and exploration reporting

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)
Skills
M_U001 Student is able to gain geological information from various data bases and other sources, interpretate and draw conclusions. GG2A_U01 Project
M_U002 Student is able to plan geological works and prepare an exploration program. GG2A_U07 Project
M_U003 Student is able to make a preliminary economic estimation of mining and geology project. GG2A_U11 Project
Knowledge
M_W002 Student has knowledge on prospecting geology and resource estimation. GG2A_W06 Project
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
Skills
M_U001 Student is able to gain geological information from various data bases and other sources, interpretate and draw conclusions. - - - - - + - - - - -
M_U002 Student is able to plan geological works and prepare an exploration program. - - - - - + - - - - -
M_U003 Student is able to make a preliminary economic estimation of mining and geology project. - - - - - + - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W002 Student has knowledge on prospecting geology and resource estimation. - - - - - + - - - - -
Module content
Seminar classes:

Report in geology. Standards in use (JORC code and other international codes). Reason of using them, differences, advantages. Competent person definition. Technical report assemblage.
Jorc Code statement:
• estimating resources – importance of tonnage/grade,
• competent person,
• guidelines for exploration results,
• mineral resources and ore reserves reports,
• quality assurance (QA) and quality control (QC),
• scoping study/prefeasibility/feasibility study.

Working with examples. Problems and solutions.

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 90 h
Module ECTS credits 3 ECTS
Participation in seminar classes 45 h
Preparation for classes 15 h
Completion of a project 30 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

project grade

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

Prerequisites and additional requirements not specified

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Project and geological reports available on mining and exploration company websites

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

Saługa P.W., Kamiński J., 2016 – Hard coal project valuation based on real options approach: multiplicative vs. arithmetic stochastic process. [in:] Mineral Resources Management, vol. 32/1, p. 25-39
Galos K. , Nieć M., Saługa P.W., Uberman R., 2015 – The Basic Problems of Mineral Resources Valuation Methodologies within the Framework of System of Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounts. [in:] Mineral Resources Management, vol. 31/04, p. 5-20
Birtles A., Dean R., Norman P., Shelton P., Kicki J., Kopacz M., Sobczyk E.J., Dyczko A., Jarosz J., Saługa P., Ozga-Blaschke U., Polak R., Sypniowski Sz., 2013 – Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa SA Mineral Expert’s Report (AD 2013). Wardell-Amstrong/IGSMiE PAN. JSW SA, Jastrzębie-Zdrój. Arch. JSW SA, IGSMiE PAN, Kraków (available online)
Saługa P., 2009 – OCENA EKONOMICZNA PROJEKTÓW I ANALIZA RYZYKA W GÓRNICTWIE. „Studia, Rozprawy, Monografie”, nr 152, Wyd. IGSMiE PAN, Kraków, pp. 278, ISSN 1895-6823;
Saługa P.(eds) – Polish CODE FOR THE VALUATION OF MINERAL ASSETS (The POLVAL Code) – 2008 Edition. Polskie Stowarzyszenie Wyceny Złóż Kopalin in cooperation with EJB Publishing House, Kraków (access online)

Additional information:

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