541-0255/05 – Methodology of Geological Exploration (MGP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DUR20 Ing. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.
KUN109 doc. Ing. Antonín Kunz, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Study of the general methodological problems and issues, an overview of theoretical foundations and methodology in practice, geological survey, the student receives basic skills for solving particular tasks.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Project work

Summary

The course is given to: main problems of geological survey, deposit basics, hydrogeological and engineering geological survey, various methods used in practice, processing of the project of geological work.

Compulsory literature:

USHAM, A. L.: Research Methodology in Geology, Maxford Books, 2013, 295 s. JOURNEL, A., HUIJBREGTS, C.J.: Mining geostatistics. - Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1978 PETERS, W.C.: Exloration and mining geology. – Wiley and sons, N. York, 1987 WIGNALL, T.K., DEGEOFFROY, J.: Statistical models for optimizing mineral exploration. Plenum Press, N.York – London, 1987

Recommended literature:

KREITER, V.M.: Geological Prospecting and Exploration, University Press of the Pacific, 2004, 384 s. JOURNEL, A., HUIJBREGTS, C.J.: Mining geostatistics. - Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1978. PETERS, W.C.: Exloration and mining geology. – Wiley and sons, N. York, 1987. WIGNALL, T.K., DEGEOFFROY, J.: Statistical models for optimizing mineral exploration. Plenum Press, N.York – London, 1987.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Seminární práce, zápočtový test, písemná a ústní zkouška.

E-learning

Other requirements

The study of geological documentation and literary sources according to given tasks.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Characteristics of the geological survey. Theoretical basis of the geological survey. Methods of geological research and survey. Exploratory technical resources, prospecting methodology works. Predictive assessment of the interested area. Sampling of the geological objects. Deposit survey. Hydrogeological and engineering geological exploration. Optimization of the geological survey.

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, doplnit.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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