541-0212/11 – Mineral Deposits (LNS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr. h. c.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr. h. c.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BER32 RNDr. Jiří Beránek
CHL0091 Mgr. Štěpán Chládek, Ph.D.
DUR20 Ing. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Goal of the subject is to provide knowledge to the university student, so he/she will be able to understand given points at issue good enough to apply them in practical work. Student also obtains ability to partially analyse, categorize and classify major requirements of the mineral deposits for geological works.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Mineral Deposits ( Metalliferous, Nonmetalliferrous, Fuel and Energy Minerals and Hydrominerals and Gases. Explanation of the most Significative Terms (Mineral Raw Material, Mineral Deposit, Resources (Measured, Indicated, Inferred), Reserves ( Proved, Probable, Measured). Factors Controlling Mineral Availability (Geologic, Engineering, Environmental, Economic). Origin of Mineral Deposits. Geologic Setting of Mineral Deposits. Distribution of Mineral Deposits. Morphology of Mineral Deposits. Geological Environment of the Formation of Mineral Deposits. Magmatic Deposits. Pegmatites. Carbonatites. Contact Metasomatic Deposits. Greisenic Deposits. Porphyry Deposits. Hydrothermal Deposits. Hydrogenic Deposits. Sublimates. Hydrothermal-sedimentary Deposits. Weathering deposits. Sedimentary ( mechanical, chemical, biogenic) Deposits. Metamorphogenic Deposits. Industrial types of the Ore, Industrial Minerals, Energy Resources and Hydrominerals and Gases Deposits. World Resources and Production of the Main Types of Mineral Deposits.

Compulsory literature:

U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY. Mineral commodity summaries 2018. U.S.Geological Survey, 2018. 200 s. RAYMOND, Loren A. Petrology: the study of igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic rocks. Boston: WCB/McGraw-Hill, c1995. ISBN 0-697-00190-3. PHILPOTTS, Anthony R. a Jay J. AGUE. Principles of igneous and metamorphic petrology. 2nd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. ISBN 978-0-521-88006-0. BOGGS, Sam. Petrology of sedimentary rocks. Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. ISBN 978-0-521-89716-7.

Recommended literature:

BARNES J.V. Ores and Minerals: Introducing Economic Geology. John Wiley and Sons, New York: 1991. GUILBERT J.M., PARK J.M. The geology of ore deposits. Waveland Press Inc., Long Grove, Illinois: 2007. FETTES, D. J. a Jacqueline DESMONS. Metamorphic rocks: a classification and glossary of terms. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-521-86810-5. BUCHER, Kurt Emil a R. H. GRAPES. Petrogenesis of metamorphic rocks. 8th edition. Berlin: Springer, [2011]. ISBN 978-3-540-74168-8.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Zkouška má ústní část s možnou písemnou přípravou.

E-learning

Other requirements

1) essay (max. 11 points), 2) presentation (max. 11 points), 3) test dealing with minerals and their composition (max. 11 points).

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Basic terms. 2. Minerals, shape and classification of mineral deposits. 3.-4. Genesis of mineral deposits. 5. Ore deposits. 6. Industrial mineral and construction mineral deposits. 7.-8. Energy mineral deposits. 9.-10 Hydromineral and gas deposits. 11. Raw material base of the Czech Republic. 12. Mineral markets. 13. Mineral pricing. 14. Trends in mineral consumption.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit.

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