Master of Engineering Science (Mining) - Máster en Ingeniería Minera
The Master of Mining Engineering will be awarded after successful completion of 72 Units of Credit points of coursework, either full time or part time. A majority of the courses will be offered as modules over a short block period to permit employees of mining companies and associated service providers to attend on a part-time basis. Please note that some electives may only be offered every two years.
Completion of a recognized bachelor degree
Meet English requirements.
* Some programs have additional entry requirements, please contact UNSW for this information.
Students should be able to:
Demonstrate an advanced understanding of the disciplinary body of knowledge, including established theories and recent developments relevant to Mining Engineering.
Apply disciplinary principles and practices to new or complex environments.
Plan and execute an enquiry-based or mining industry research project, undertake a capstone experience or complete a piece of work that involves substantial scholarship.
Apply enquiry-based learning and ways of thinking to new disciplinary and/or professional contexts.
Investigate, generate and synthesise complex ideas and concepts at an abstract and/or applied level.
Critically evaluate contemporary debates and literatures in Mining Engineering.
Analyse problems or issues, articulate appropriate solutions and justify propositions and/or professional decisions.
Communicate complex ideas in a variety of formats to diverse audiences.
Demonstrate a high level of personal autonomy and accountability in the acquisition or application of knowledge or skills.
Streams within this Program
Two specialisation streams are offered in this program:
Master of Mining Engineering (Mine Geomechanics) Plan MINEJS8335 - 7 core courses and 5 electives (total of 72 UOC)
Master of Mining Engineering (Mine Management) Plan MINEPS8335 - 5 core courses and 7 electives (total of 72 UOC)