Mineral Economics

Module code: GL4009
Module co-ordinator: Dr Dan Smith

This module, an overview of the modern minerals industry, provides an introduction to fundamental economic concepts and the structure of the resource sector. You'll learn how to make economic assessments of mineral deposits and report your assessments to others.


  • 7 hours of lectures
  • 5 hours of seminars
  • 12 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 51 hours of guided independent study


  • Coursework (100%)