Sustainability & the Just Transition for the Mining Sector

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Credits

20

Module code

CP51045

In this module, students will master how the mining sector contributes to global supply chains and their effect on international commerce. This mining course examines the key challenges facing the mining sector in the modern world and a student will leave ready for the professional world.

Indicative Topics covered:

  • The International Agenda for Sustainability
  • The Economics of the  Mining Industry
  • Technical & Usage Issues in the  Mining Sector
  • Global Mining Supply Chains: Case Study Examples
  • New Law and Policy – The Energy Life-Cycle
  • Transparency & Mining
  • Taxation & Mining
  • A Low-Carbon Mining Sector
  • Environmental & Climate Change Challenges from Mining