Enrol in Blood From a Stone: Social and Environmental Consequences of Mining
Course Code: GNED160
Explore the basic geological, mechanical and chemical science behind mining and the social and environmental consequences of mining jewels (for example, diamonds), rare earth (Uranium, Colton), and fossil fuels. We will learn about the chemicals and elements needed to make a range of products, from diamond rings to cellphones and discuss the legal, cultural, professional and ethical implications of mining.
Registration will be temporarily unavailable from 9:00 a.m. Saturday October 30 until 3:00 p.m. on Sunday October 31, 2021 while we perform system maintenance.