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493607S Quality requirements for concentrate, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 493607S  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Quality requirements for concentrate  Abbreviation Quality require 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline4391 Mining Engineering and Mineral Processing 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Oulu Mining School 

Teachers
Name
Saija Luukkanen 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS /133 hours of work

 
Language of instruction 

English

 
Timing 

1st year in Master's degree 3rd period

 
Learning outcomes 

After finishing this course student understands the main quality requirements of the final mineral processing concentrate which effect on further processing in each selected case. The student knows the main economic and technical factors and limitations related to the successful process.  

 
Contents 

Quality requirements for selected concentrates, Distribution of penalty elements in final concentrates, Calculation of Net Smelter Return, Price variation, Typical pricing clauses, Exercises

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures and exercises

 
Target group 

Mineral processing majors, minor subject students

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Principles of mineral processing

 
Recommended optional programme components 

Ore beneficiation technologies

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Continuous evaluation based on the course lectures and exercises participation

 
Grading 

The course unit utilizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

 
Person responsible 

Saija Luukkanen, Maria Sinche Gonzalez

 
Working life cooperation 

No

 

Additional data in the course catalogue University of Oulu summer studies 2020
During summer 2020, course 493607S can be completed by doing separately given written tasks. Students (registered as present!) who want to take this course must contact prof. Saija Luukkanen.

Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Quality requirements of concentrate  Course  Saija Luukkanen  11.01.21 -01.02.21

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Quality requirements of concentrate exam  Exam  Saija Luukkanen  08.02.21
registration period has not begun Quality requirements of concentrate exam  Exam  Saija Luukkanen  08.03.21
registration period has not begun Quality requirements of concentrate exam  Exam  Saija Luukkanen  12.04.21