The Future of Mining?

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The Future of Mining?

What is the course about?

The Future of Mining?
The course The Future of Mining? is an online class provided by The University of Queensland through edX. The skill level of the course is Introductory. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Building scenarios to explore the possible futures for the mining sector in 2040
Course description
What will the mining and minerals sector look like in 2040?This course aims to explore the risks, challenges and opportunities facing the mining industry over the next few decades.You will learn about scenario planning and how to use this approach as a strategic tool to consider a range of possible futures for the minerals sector, against the backdrop of uncertain future environments.You will also explore the current significant challenges for the sector as well as the impact of rapidly changing technologies, and how these combine with changing societal expectations and global trends in several possible futures.This interactive course incorporates videos, expert insights, simulations, discussions and scenarios to deepen your current understanding of the sector, and to encourage you to develop your own ideas about possible future directions.

Prerequisites & Facts

The Future of Mining?

Course Topic

Engineering, Environmental Studies, Social Sciences

University, College, Institution

The University of Queensland

Course Skill Level

Introductory

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

The Future of Mining?

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / The University of Queensland you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (99.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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School: The University of Queensland
Topic: Engineering, Environmental Studies, Social Sciences
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