Graduate study programme in Mining, Subprogramme Waste Treatment and Disposal

Duration: 5 years

ECTS points: 300

Graduate study program Mining - Waste Management and Disposal

Academic title:

Master of Mining engineer (abbreviation: mag.ing.min.)

Student competencies of graduate study programme in Mining, Subprogramme Waste Treatment and Disposal

  • understanding complex physical-chemical relationships in the air, water and soil, multiphase fl uid fl ow through soil/rock mass, geochemical and mineralogical relationships in soil and rock mass and the ability to identify, quantify and solve problems related generally to environmental protection, and particularly to waste treatment
  • planning, carrying out and monitoring geophysical explorations in order to assess soil and rock pollution
  • assessment of human impact on the environment
  • modelling and numerical analysis of pollution dispersion
  • ability to analyse and interpret data acquired by fi eld and laboratory research and to monitor the quality of air, water and soil
  • knowledge of air, water and soil purifi cation methods and techniques, as well as their application
  • remediation of polluted sites
  • knowledge of principles and procedures of waste management
  • application of solid waste recycling technologies
  • designing landfi lls and repositories
  • knowledge and skills that enable balancing economic demands and environmental protection
  • knowledge of related legislation of the Republic of Croatia and European Union.

NAVIGATION

1. Semestar

Obligatory subjects 1

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Environmental Chemistry and Analytics 
No
5.0601
Mineral Processing 2 
No
6.0751
Applied Geophisics 1 
No
6.5751
Statistics 
No
5.0601

Elective subjects 1

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Environmental Geochemistry 
No
5.0601
Clay Mineralogy 
No
5.0601
Light pollution 
No
4.0451
Geoinformatics 
No
5.0601
Applied Thermogeology 
No
5.0591

2. Semestar

Obligatory subjects 2

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Waste Management 
No
4.5452
Summer Training 
No
0.01722
Environmental Protection in Mining Engineering 
No
5.5602
Water Protection 
No
5.0602
Air Protection 
No
5.0602

Elective subjects 2

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Water Chemistry and Treatment 
No
3.5452
Explosion Proof Techniques 
No
3.5452
Utilization of Geothermal Reservoirs 
No
5.5602
Engineering Geophysics 
No
6.5752

3. Semestar

Obligatory subjects 3

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Soil Washing 
No
4.5603
Underground Repositories 
No
4.5603
Landfills 
No
5.5673
Recycling and Waste Treatment 
No
6.5823

Elective subjects 3

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Mining Engineering Legislation 
No
3.5303
Testing and Monitoring in Geotehnical Engineering 
No
4.5603
Soil Dynamics 
No
4.5603
Deep Well Injection of Petroleum Engineering Waste 
No
4.5603
Ground Improvement 
No
5.5673
Technology of Nonmetallic Raw Materials 
No
6.0673

4. Semestar

Obligatory subjects 4

TITLE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ECTS # OF HOURS SEMESTER
Master Thesis 
No
21.03004
Mining Engineering Design 
No
7.0904
Environmental Management 
No
2.0304