Course code: #423
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The Master of Engineering (Mining) provides graduate Engineers with discipline-specific knowledge and technical skills in advanced mining engineering.
The degree covers many areas such as mine design and planning, mining systems, resource estimation and mine evaluation, mining geo-mechanics, mine ventilation and climate, mine health and safety, and computer applications in mining engineering.
The Master of Engineering delivers expert skills and applied competencies required for the professional engineer.
It is designed to train and enhance professional practice, advance technical and specialist skills, and provide an opportunity to put theory into practice with applied projects and research.
The degree also delivers communication, strategic and project management skills essential to the practicing engineer.
What you will study
You will complete the core subjects in Professional Communications and Engineering Workplace Practice, Innovation and Design, Studies in Surface Mining, Studies in Underground Mining, and Research Methods.
For the Mining major you will study subjects in:
Tunneling and Underground Construction, Advanced Mineral Resource Estimation Methods, Environmental Controls in Mines, Mineral Valuation and Risk Analysis, Advanced Mining Safety, Mine Planning and Development, Rock Mechanics and Mineral Beneficiation.
You will also complete an advanced project.
|Cost of living||1 person||$7,344|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$13,000|
Due to the current impacts of COVID-19 on in-person testing centres, UOW is accepting Alternative English tests for 2022 intakes.
The requirements for accepting these tests are:
English for Tertiary Studies (ETS) is for students who need to improve their English in order to gain admission to undergraduate or postgraduate university study.
Length of study and hours per week
This course is 20-22 hours per week in class tuition for either 4, 6, 12 or 18 weeks depending on your IELTS (or equivalent) score and the score you require for university entry.
|Course||Minimum entry requirements for UOW College and UOW courses requiring IELTS 6.0 Academic (Reading and Writing 6.0) or equivalent for entry||Minimum entry requirements for UOW College and UOW courses requiring IELTS 6.5 Academic or higher (Reading and Writing 6.0) or equivalent for entry|
|ETS 6||Overall IELTS of 6.0 Academic (Reading 5.5 and Writing 5.5) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 6.5 Academic (Reading 6.0 or Writing 6.0 but no less than 5.5) or Equivalent|
|ETS 12||Overall IELTS of 5.5 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 6.0 Academic (Reading 5.5 and Writing 5.5) or Equivalent|
|ETS 18||Overall IELTS of 5.0 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 5.5 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent|
A recognised 4-year Bachelor of Engineering degree with an equivalent average mark of 60%.
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