541-0262/01 – Mineral Economics (ENS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Martin Sivek, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Martin Sivek, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation2016/2017
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DUR20 Ing. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.
JIR07 doc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.
SIV41 prof. Ing. Martin Sivek, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

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 analyse its content, to realise synthesis of the acquired information and its evaluation. This sciential base allow student to compare results of the synthesis, propose modifications and solve the problems of the mineral economics.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Mineral economics and geological exploration, development and mining of the mineral deposits and mineral processing of the raw materials. Extraneous influences functioning on the mineral industry (mineral pricing and mineral markets, legislative changes, technological changes). Estimation of the recoverable reserves and their assessment, investment analysis of the geological exploration and development of the mineral deposits. Assessment of the mining companies and the mineral deposits. Government and mineral policy, exploration and mining companies and mineral economics, mineral markets and mineral pricing. Mineral and energy policy, international organizations and the mineral policy.

Compulsory literature:

Gocht, W.R.-Zantop, H.-Eggert, R.G.: International Mineral Economics. New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, Spring - Verlag, 1988, 271 p.

Recommended literature:

Runge I.C.: Mining Economics and Strategy. Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc., 1998.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1 Introduction to mineral economics and the structure of the mineral economics. 2 Exploitation of the mineral deposits and mineral economics, fundamentals legislation of the exploitation of the minetral deposits. 3 Goals and strategy of the exploitation of the mineral deposits, forms of the economic assessment mineral deposits. 4 Derivation of a economicallly mineable reserves of the mineral deposits. 5 Analysis and investment assessment. 6 Investment analysis and exploitation of the mineral deposits. 7 Basic characteristic and goals of the pricing mining company property. 8 Raw material base of the state as a starting point determining its mineral policy. 9 Mineral markets and their participants and organization. 10 Mineral pricing and influences on supply of the raw materials. 11 Fundamental principles of the mineral policy. 12 International organizations and the mineral policy. 13 Energy policy and energy security of the state. 14 Czech Republic and mineral economics.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2006/2007 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T006) Water Technology and Management (10) Water technology and Management P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (M2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T006) Water Technology and Management (10) Water technology and Management P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
O - ECTS FMG 2015/2016 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Study Further 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Bc. 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Bc. 2013/2014 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Study Further 2013/2014 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Bc. 2012/2013 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block
O - ECTS FMG - Study Further 2012/2013 Full-time Czech Optional 501 - Study Office stu. block