Bachelor of Science (Mining)

STUDY ABROAD


Cricos

061600D


Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Mining continues to enrich many communities in Australia and around the world. Mining professionals help plan and direct the extraction of minerals, petroleum and natural gas from the earth.
In this course you will study mining methods, rock mechanics, geology and mine planning. You will develop the skills necessary to work with mining engineers in the exploitation of minerals from underground or open-pit mines, safely and economically.
Your first year will be taught in Perth, the second year at either Perth or the WA School of Mines in Kalgoorlie, and your final year at Kalgoorlie, which can help you maximise your exposure to industry and potential future employers. You will also have the opportunity to go on field trips to gain real-world experience in mining.
This course can help you become a:
Mining engineer
Mine manager
Consulting engineering
Mining company director
Professional recognition
This course meets the education requirements of the WA Department of Mines and Petroleum for certification as an underground or open-pit mine supervisor and you will also meet the educational requirements for the quarry manager is certificate of competency. It is also recognised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Science and Engineering


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.Completion of the Bang Tu tai or Bang Tot nghiep Pho thong Trung hoc (Vietnamese Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma) with at least 8.00 in the score for graduation evaluation, separate evidence of English competence is required. English Language Requirements: IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.
Mathematics (including calculus) and physics and/or chemistry (depending on the major selected).
Other English Language Requirements:
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Box Hill Institute


Full Time (3 years)

A$36,800.00 (US$ 28,785) per year

26 February 2018, 30 July 2018

Curtin University Bentley Campus, Kent Street, BENTLEY, Western Australia, 6102, PERTH, Australia