Minerals Geoscience Masters

Minerals Geoscience Masters

The Mineral Geoscience Masters requires you to complete 48 credit points.  This will take 2 years if you study full time.  Full-time study consists of four subjects (12 credit points) per Semester.

Contact your Divisional Enrolment Team if you are studying part time or have applied for credit for previous study - your study plan will be different.

Study Plan

Enrol in three steps!

  1. CHOOSE SUBJECTS. Use the tables below to choose your subjects.You can also download a planner to make the planning process easier. Note: Core subjects will already be on your study plan in eStudent.
  2. CHECK TIMETABLE. Check subject timetables to ensure you don't have lecture clashes.
  3. ENROL IN SUBJECTS. After you have chosen your subjects, right click and open eStudent in new tab to start enrolling.

CORE SUBJECTS are already on your study plan

Study Period / Location

EA5024:06 Business and Financial management in the Minerals Industry

SP3 Block Townsville
Even years

EA5027:06 Advanced Field Training

SP7 Block Townsville

EA5028:06 Advanced Techniques in Mining and Exploration Geology

SP5 Block Townsville

EA5029:06 Integrated Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing of Mineral Exploration Targets

SP1 and SP2 Townsville

PLUS

Select ONE of the following three options:

OPTION 1: 6 credit points Special Project plus 18 credit points of subjects

Study Period / Location

EA5026:06 Special Studies OR Special Project approved by the program co-ordinator

SP1 and SP2 Townsville

PLUS

Select 18 credit points of external study from university of Tasmania and/or the University of Western Australia

 

OR

OPTION 2: 12 credit points Research Dissertation plus 12 credit points of subjects

Select 12 credit points of specified Research Dissertation subjects from Table 1 or Table 2

PLUS

Select 12 credit points of external study from university of Tasmania and/or the University of Western Australia

OR

OPTION 3: 6 credit points Special Project, plus 12 credit points Research Dissertation, plus 6 credit points of subjects

Study Period / Location

EA5026:06 Special Studies or Special Project approved by the program coordinator

SP1 and SP2 Townsville

PLUS

Select 12 credit points of specified Research Dissertation subjects from Table 1 or Table 2

 

PLUS

Select 6 credit points of external study from university of Tasmania and/or the University of Western Australia

 

This is intended as a guide for planning your studies. For official course requirements and Award Rules, please refer to the Course and Subject Handbook.