COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Mining And Environment MDS   210 4 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Ercüment BİLGER
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.ERCÜMENT BİLGER1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach environmental effects of mining and raise consciousness about the precautions needed to be taken.
Content
General definitions / Noise, vibration / Environmental effects of open-pit / Underground environmental effects / Harmful gases / Environmental effects of coal and ore preparing process / Gold mining / Radioactive pollution

Learning Outcomes
1) Develops environmental consciousness./ / Grasps environmental effects of mining and learns precautions needed to be taken. /Knows how to prepare a report about environment. /Explain the effect of pollution on soil and stre
2) Defines basic terms of environment
3) Grasps environmental effects of mining and learns precautions needed to be taken.
4) Knows how to prepare a report about environment.
5) Explain the effect of pollution on soil and stream
6) Classify resources of water and soil pollution
7) Knows related legislation
8) Lists of harmful gases
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Having knowledge on mining combination of their theoretical and practical knowledge on applications.
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2
Understand the principles and methods of work safety
X
3
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
X
4
Explains and uses the basic measurement techniques in mining areas.
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Explain technological methods used in discovery, extraction and processing of mines.
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Actively uses current techniques and tools in basic mining areas in laboratory lessons.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction Lecture notes Drilland Practice
2 Environmental impacts of open-cast mining Lecture notes Drilland Practice
3 The environmental impacts of underground mining Lecture notes Drilland Practice
4 The environmental effects of coal and mineral processing operations Lecture notes Drilland Practice
5 Environmental effects of metal and coal industrial use Lecture notes Drilland Practice
6 Gold Mining and the Environment Lecture notes Drilland Practice
7 Radioactive pollution, radiation types and properties Lecture notes Drilland Practice
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture notes Drilland Practice
9 Soil pollution,pollutant sources Lecture notes Drilland Practice
10 The air pollution from mining operations Lecture notes Drilland Practice
11 Methods and Applications of environmental remediation after mining activities Lecture notes Drilland Practice
12 Environmental laws and regulations related to mining Lecture notes Drilland Practice
13 Preparation of project presentation file Lecture notes Drilland Practice
14 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Lecture notes Drilland Practice
15 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Lecture notes Drilland Practice
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
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