LASSONDE MINERAL ENGINEERING PROGRAM (AELMEBASC)

FIRST YEAR MINERAL ENGINEERING

Fall Session – Year 1   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
APS100H1: Orientation to Engineering F 1 - 1 0.25
APS110H1: Engineering Chemistry and Materials Science F 3 1 1 0.50
APS111H1: Engineering Strategies & Practice I F 3 - 2 0.50
CIV100H1: Mechanics F 3 - 2 0.50
MAT186H1: Calculus I F 3 - 1 0.50
MAT188H1: Linear Algebra F 3 1 1 0.50
Winter Session – Year 1   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
APS106H1: Fundamentals of Computer Programming S 3 2 1 0.50
APS112H1: Engineering Strategies & Practice II S 2 2 - 0.50
CHE112H1: Physical Chemistry S 3 1 1 0.50
MIN120H1: Insight Into Mineral Engineering S 3 2 1 0.50
MAT187H1: Calculus II S 3 - 1 0.50
MIN191H1: Introduction to Mineral Engineering S 1 - - 0.15

Approved Course Substitutions

  1. Students are able to substitute MAT186H1 with the online calculus course APS162H1.
  2. Students are able to substitute MAT187H1 with the online calculus course APS163H1.
  3. Students are able to substitute APS110H1 with the online course APS164H1.
  4. Students are able to substitute CIV100H1 with the online course APS160H1.

SECOND YEAR MINERAL ENGINEERING

Fall Session – Year 2   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
CME210H1: Solid Mechanics I F 3 1.50 1.50 0.50
CME261H1: Engineering Mathematics I F 3 1 1 0.50
CME270H1: Fluid Mechanics I F 3 1.50 1 0.50
ESS262H1: Earth Systems Processes F 2 3 - 0.50
MIN225H1: Introduction to the Resource Industries F 3 2 1 0.50
Winter Session – Year 2   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
CME262H1: Engineering Mathematics II S 3 - 2 0.50
CME263H1: Probability Theory for Civil and Mineral Engineers S 3 - 2 0.50
ESS224H1: Rocks and Minerals S 2 3 - 0.50
MIN250H1: Surface Mining S 3 - 1 0.50
CS/HSS Elective S       0.50

* In order to graduate, students must obtain credits in the equivalent of at least four half-year Complementary Studies/Humanities and Social Sciences (CS/HSS) Electives. Of these Electives, the equivalent of at least two half-year credits must be Humanities and Social Sciences. Refer to the Faculty of Engineering's Registrar's Office website for a list of pre-approved CS/HSS Electives.

THIRD YEAR MINERAL ENGINEERING

Fall Session – Year 3   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
CME321H1: Geotechnical Engineering I F 3 1 1 0.50
CME358H1: Survey CAMP (Civil and Mineral Practicals) F - - - 0.50
CME368H1: Engineering Economics and Decision Making F 3 - 1 0.50
ESS241H1: Geologic Structures and Maps F 2 3 - 0.50
MIN329H1: Engineering Rock Mechanics F 3 1 1 0.50
MSE202H1: Thermodynamics I F 3 - 2 0.50
Winter Session – Year 3   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
MIN301H1: Mineral Reserve and Mineral Resource Estimation S 3 - 1 0.50
MIN320H1: Explosives and Fragmentation in Mining S 3 - 1 0.50
MIN351H1: Underground Mining S 3 - 1 0.50
MIN330H1: Mining Environmental Management S 3 - 1 0.50
MSE301H1: Mineral Processing S 3 1.50 1 0.50
CS/HSS Elective S       0.50

* CME358H1 – Survey CAMP (Civil and Mineral Practicals) is a two-week field-based course taken in the month prior to starting Third Year.  The results of this course are used in computing the student's Third Year Fall Session Average.  An extra fee is charged to cover part of the costs of food and accommodation.

*In order to graduate, students must obtain credits in the equivalent of at least four half-year Complementary Studies/Humanities and Social Sciences (CS/HSS) Electives. Of these Electives, the equivalent of at least two half-year credits must be Humanities and Social Sciences. Refer to the Registrar's Office website for a list of pre-approved CS/HSS Electives.

FOURTH YEAR MINERAL ENGINEERING

Fall Session – Year 4   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
MIN466H1: Mineral Project Design I F 2 2 1 0.50
MIN450H1: Mineral Economics F 3 - 1 0.50
CS/HSS Elective F       0.50
Field Camp          
MIN400H1: Geology Field Camp for Engineers F - - - 0.50
Choose two of the following Technical Electives:          
CHE565H1: Aqueous Process Engineering F 3 - 1 0.50
CIV549H1: Groundwater Flow and Contamination F 3 - 1 0.50
CME525H1: Tunneling and Urban Excavation F 3 - 1 0.50
JGA305H1: Environmental and Archaeological Geophysics F 2 1 - 0.50
MIN511H1: Integrated Mine Waste Engineering F 3 - 1 0.50
CME499H1: Individual Project F - - 3 0.50
CME499Y1: Individual Project Y - - 3 1.00
Winter Session – Year 4   Lect. Lab. Tut. Wgt.
MIN467H1: Mineral Project Design II S 1 4 1 0.50
MIN565H1: Design and Support of Underground Mine Excavations S 3 - 1 0.50
MIN470H1: Ventilation and Occupational Health S 3 - 1 0.50
CS/HSS Elective S       0.50
Choose one of the following Technical Electives:          
CIV324H1: Geotechnical Engineering II S 3 1 1 0.50
CIV440H1: Environmental Impact and Risk Assessment S 3 - 1 0.50
CIV523H1: Geotechnical Design S 3 - 1 0.50
CME499H1: Individual Project S - - 3 0.50
CME499Y1: Individual Project Y - - 3 1.00
CME500H1: Fundamentals of Acid Rock Drainage S 3 2 1 0.50
ESS331H1: Sedimentation and Stratigraphy S 2 3 - 0.50
ESS423H1: Mineral Deposits S 2 3 - 0.50

* MIN400H1 – Geology Camp  is taken in the week prior to fall term of fourth year. The results of this are used in computing the student's fourth year fall session average. An extra fee is charged to cover cost of room, board and travel.

*Students must choose 3 half credits of Technical Elective from the lists provided below each term. 2 credits are taken in the fall semester, 1 credit is taken in the winter semester.

*In order to graduate, students must obtain credits in the equivalent of at least four half-year Complementary Studies/Humanities and Social Sciences (CS/HSS) Electives. Of these Electives, the equivalent of at least two half-year credits must be Humanities and Social Sciences. Refer to the Faculty of Engineering's Registrar's Office website for a list of pre-approved CS/HSS Electives".