Focus on the basic geological and chemical science behind mining and explore the social and environmental consequences of mining jewels, rare earth, and fossil fuels. Learn about the chemicals and elements needed to make a range of products, from diamond rings to cellphones. Learn about geological/mining systems, as well as the legal, cultural, professional, and ethical implications of mining.
If you are pursuing a diploma or advanced diploma, contact Jen Matthews at 519-748-5220 ext. 3265, prior to registering to ensure that your selection is eligible for your program.
Have you taken this course or an equivalent course?
Contact the Credit Transfer Office.
Not all courses are offered each term.Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.