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Master in Geology and Mining Engineering
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Credits

Two-Year Master Program (120 ECTS)

First Year

Compulsory courses

CHIM0004-3

Analytical chemistry - Gauthier Eppe
TA
30
30
-
5

GEOL0289-1

Determinative mineralogy - Frédéric Hatert
Q2
20
20
-
3

GEOL0006-1

Rocks and sedimentary processes - Frédéric Boulvain - [1d FW]
Q1
30
-
[+]
3

GEOL0279-1

Geological mapping - Hans-Balder Havenith - [4d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
5

GEOL0029-4

Tectonics - Olivier Bolle - [2d FW]

15
15
[+]
3

GEOL0284-1

Geology of Wallonia - Frédéric Boulvain - [6d FW]
Q2
20
-
[+]
3

GCIV0184-4

Building Materials - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0185-5

Numerical methods in Civil and Geological Engineering, Linear methods - Laurent Duchene, Michel Pirotton
Q1
25
25
-
4

GEOL0097-2

Geostatistics (english language) - Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
5

GEOL0260-2

Applied geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen - [2d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
5

GEOL0083-3

Groundwater Modelling - Alain Dassargues
Q1
30
30
-
5

GCIV0045-4

Rock mechanics, tunnels, rock slopes, rock foundations - Robert Charlier, Séverine Levasseur - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0277-1

Groundwater quality and protection - Serge Brouyère - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL1028-1

Site investigation - Serge Brouyère, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
10
10
[+]
3

GEOL0237-2

Exploiting deposits, quarries and mines - Jacques Tack - [1d FW]

20
10
[+]
2

GEOL0276-4

Solid waste processing - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

Notice Students who have, in their BAC studies, already taken one or more compulsory courses in this Master's programme are obliged to replace them by other courses in this Masters programme or courses in the programme of the Applied Sciences Faculty or of the Sciences Faculty ; this choice must be approved by the President of the cycle's Jury.

Second year

Compulsory courses

GEOL0234-3

Modelling and inversion in geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0236-2

Remote sensing and geological imaging - Collégialité, Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
5

ATFE0011-1

Final Work (including an introduction to research methodology) - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
20

Optional courses

Choose one of the following courses :

GEOL0008-1

Origin and production of hydrocarbons - Pierre Cornet, Xavier Limpens

30
-
-
2

GCIV0090-2

Introduction to free surface flows - Michel Pirotton

15
10
-
2


Final year trip: at the beginning of the academic year, prior to the organisation of the courses, guided tours to companies, geological sites (optional).

Choose one focus from the following :

Research Focus

Compulsory courses

GCIV2058-1

Environmental geotechnics (english language) - Frédéric Collin - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0615-2

Recycling of wastes and industrial by-products in civil engineering (english language) - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0270-2

Natural risk - Hans-Balder Havenith - [1d FW]
Q1
15
15
[+]
3

GEOL0281-3

Environmental aspects of industrial and mining activities - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q1
25
25
[+]
4

GEOL0282-1

Sedimentary and environmental geochemistry - Nathalie Fagel
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0310-1

Integrated project in geological engineering - Collégialité - [4d FW]
Q1
10
30
[+]
5

ASTG0017-1

Placement - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
5

Choose one course from the following :

GEOL0312-1

Process mineralogy (english language) - Eric Pirard

25
25
-
4

GEOL0313-1

Remediation of contaminated sites - Serge Brouyère - [2d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
4

Professional focus in management

Compulsory courses

GEST3001-1

People management and organisation - Jocelyne Robert
Q1
24
24
-
4

GEST3002-1

Human Resources - Jocelyne Robert
Q1
24
-
-
2

GEST3003-1

Competitive strategy in the marketplace (english language) - Michael Ghilissen
Q1
16
16
-
3

GEST3004-1

Marketing (operations and management) (english language) - Michael Ghilissen
Q1
16
16
-
3

GEST3005-2

Accountancy and Finance - Jacques Berwart

24
24
-
4

GEST3006-1

Operations and supply chain management I (english language) - Yasemin Arda
Q1
16
16
-
3

GSTG3001-1

Business plan - Collégialité

-
30
-
4

GSTG3002-1

Functional analysis of a company - Collégialité - [30h Internship]

-
-
[+]
4

Optional courses

Choose one of the following courses :

GEST3010-1

Operations and supply chain management II - Sabine Limbourg
Q1
16
16
-
3

GEST3011-2

ICT for Business - Alain Dubois
Q1
16
16
-
3

GEST3012-1

Financial and actuarial modelling - Louis Esch
Q1
16
16
-
3

Adjusted programme for student of the Bachelors in Civil Engineering who have not taken the " Geological Engineering" option

First Year

Compulsory courses

GEOL0007-1

Complement of geology - N...

30
30
-
5

GEOL0021-7

Geophysical prospecting - Lucien Halleux, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0020-7

Mineral resources (english language) - Eric Pirard - [1d FW]
Q1
30
30
[+]
4

GEOL0249-2

Personal project work in documentary research - Annick Anceau, Eric Pirard
Q2
5
25
-
3

GEOL0013-5

Hydrogeology - Alain Dassargues - [1d FW]
Q1
30
30
[+]
5

GCIV0603-2

Geotechnics and infrastructure - Robert Charlier, Jean-Pol Radu - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

META0431-2

Mineral processing (processes) - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
3

CHIM0004-3

Analytical chemistry - Gauthier Eppe
TA
30
30
-
5

GEOL0289-1

Determinative mineralogy - Frédéric Hatert
Q2
20
20
-
3

GEOL0290-1

Introduction to sedimentary petrology - N... - [1d FW]

30
-
[+]
3

GEOL0279-1

Geological mapping - Hans-Balder Havenith - [4d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
5

GEOL0277-1

Groundwater quality and protection - Serge Brouyère - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0045-4

Rock mechanics, tunnels, rock slopes, rock foundations - Robert Charlier, Séverine Levasseur - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0237-2

Exploiting deposits, quarries and mines - Jacques Tack - [1d FW]

20
10
[+]
2

BIOL0212-1

Introduction to environmental microbiology - Monique Carnol - Suppl : Olivier Guillitte
Q2
30
-
-
2

GEOL1028-1

Site investigation - Serge Brouyère, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
10
10
[+]
2

Second year

Compulsory courses

GEOL0234-3

Modelling and inversion in geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0236-2

Remote sensing and geological imaging - Collégialité, Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
5

ATFE0011-1

Final Work (including an introduction to research methodology) - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
20

Optional courses

Choose one course from the following :

GEOL0008-1

Origin and production of hydrocarbons - Pierre Cornet, Xavier Limpens

30
-
-
2

GCIV0090-2

Introduction to free surface flows - Michel Pirotton

15
10
-
2


Final year trip: at the beginning of the academic year, prior to the organisation of the courses, guided tours to companies, geological sites (optional).

Research Focus

Compulsory courses

GEOL0029-4

Tectonics - Olivier Bolle - [2d FW]

15
15
[+]
3

GEOL0284-1

Geology of Wallonia - Frédéric Boulvain - [6d FW]
Q2
20
-
[+]
3

GCIV0184-4

Building Materials - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0185-5

Numerical methods in Civil and Geological Engineering, Linear methods - Laurent Duchene, Michel Pirotton
Q1
25
25
-
4

GEOL0097-2

Geostatistics (english language) - Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
4

GEOL0260-2

Applied geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen - [2d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
5

GEOL0276-4

Solid waste processing - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0310-1

Integrated project in geological engineering - Collégialité - [4d FW]
Q1
10
30
[+]
5

Adjusted programme for bachelors in geology Science

This programme is defined in relation with the BAC in geological sciences organised by the University of Liège's Faculty of Sciences.
It is likely to be greatly modified for students with a BAC in geological sciences from other institutions, in terms of the knowledge gained, and courses not taken, and the personal project, whilst remaining within the limits of 75+60 credits.

First Year

Compulsory courses

MATH0006-1

Introduction to numerical analysis (english language) - Quentin Louveaux - Suppl : Christophe Geuzaine
Q1
30
30
-
5

MECA0001-1

Mechanics of materials - Jean-Pierre Jaspart
Q1
30
30
-
5

MECA0011-2

Fluid Mechanics : Basics - Michel Pirotton

20
30
-
4

GEOL0021-7

Geophysical prospecting - Lucien Halleux, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0020-6

Mineral resources (english language) - Eric Pirard

30
30
-
5

GEOL0249-2

Personal project work in documentary research - Annick Anceau, Eric Pirard
Q2
5
25
-
3

GCIV0603-2

Geotechnics and infrastructure - Robert Charlier, Jean-Pol Radu - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

META0431-2

Mineral processing (processes) - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GCIV0184-4

Building Materials - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0185-3

Numerical methods in Civil and Geological Engineering, Linear methods - Laurent Duchene, Michel Pirotton
Q1
30
30
-
5

GEOL0097-1

Geostatistics (english language) - Eric Pirard

20
20
-
3

GEOL0260-2

Applied geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen - [2d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
5

GCIV0045-4

Rock mechanics, tunnels, rock slopes, rock foundations - Robert Charlier, Séverine Levasseur - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0277-1

Groundwater quality and protection - Serge Brouyère - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL1028-1

Site investigation - Serge Brouyère, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
10
10
[+]
3

GEOL0237-2

Exploiting deposits, quarries and mines - Jacques Tack - [1d FW]

20
10
[+]
2

GEOL0276-4

Solid waste processing - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0083-3

Groundwater Modelling - Alain Dassargues
Q1
30
30
-
5

Second year

Compulsory courses

GEOL0234-3

Modelling and inversion in geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0236-2

Remote sensing and geological imaging - Collégialité, Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
5

ATFE0011-1

Final Work (including an introduction to research methodology) - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
20


Final year trip: at the beginning of the academic year, prior to the organisation of the courses, guided tours to companies, geological sites (optional).

Optional courses

Choose one course from the following :

GEOL0008-1

Origin and production of hydrocarbons - Pierre Cornet, Xavier Limpens

30
-
-
2

GCIV0090-2

Introduction to free surface flows - Michel Pirotton

15
10
-
2

Research Focus

Compulsory courses

GCIV2058-1

Environmental geotechnics (english language) - Frédéric Collin - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0615-2

Recycling of wastes and industrial by-products in civil engineering (english language) - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0270-2

Natural risk - Hans-Balder Havenith - [1d FW]
Q1
15
15
[+]
3

GEOL0281-3

Environmental aspects of industrial and mining activities - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q1
25
25
[+]
4

GEOL0282-1

Sedimentary and environmental geochemistry - Nathalie Fagel
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0310-1

Integrated project in geological engineering - Collégialité - [4d FW]
Q1
10
30
[+]
5

ASTG0017-1

Placement - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
5

Choose one course from the following :

GEOL0312-1

Process mineralogy (english language) - Eric Pirard

25
25
-
4

GEOL0313-1

Remediation of contaminated sites - Serge Brouyère - [2d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
4

Adjusted programme for Bachelors in engineering sciences, bioengineering orientation

This programme is defined in relation with the Bachelor in Bioengineering organized by the Faculty of Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech of the ULg, by the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the UCL and by the Faculty of Applied Sciences of the ULB. It is likely to be greatly modified in the Bachelor in Bioengineering from other institutions depending on their knowledge and courses not followed whilst remaining within the limits of 75-60 ECTS.

First Year

Compulsory courses

MATH0006-1

Introduction to numerical analysis (english language) - Quentin Louveaux - Suppl : Christophe Geuzaine
Q1
30
30
-
5

GEOL0021-7

Geophysical prospecting - Lucien Halleux, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
4

MECA0001-1

Mechanics of materials - Jean-Pierre Jaspart
Q1
30
30
-
5

MECA0011-1

Fluid Mechanics : Basics - Michel Pirotton

30
30
-
4

GEOL0020-6

Mineral resources (english language) - Eric Pirard

30
30
-
5

GEOL0249-2

Personal project work in documentary research - Annick Anceau, Eric Pirard
Q2
5
25
-
3

GCIV0603-2

Geotechnics and infrastructure - Robert Charlier, Jean-Pol Radu - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

META0431-2

Mineral processing (processes) - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GCIV0184-4

Building Materials - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GCIV0185-3

Numerical methods in Civil and Geological Engineering, Linear methods - Laurent Duchene, Michel Pirotton
Q1
30
30
-
5

GEOL0097-1

Geostatistics (english language) - Eric Pirard

20
20
-
3

GEOL0260-2

Applied geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen - [2d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
5

GCIV0045-4

Rock mechanics, tunnels, rock slopes, rock foundations - Robert Charlier, Séverine Levasseur - [1d FW]
Q2
30
30
[+]
5

GEOL0277-1

Groundwater quality and protection - Serge Brouyère - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
5

GEOL0237-2

Exploiting deposits, quarries and mines - Jacques Tack - [1d FW]

20
10
[+]
2

GEOL0276-4

Solid waste processing - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q2
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL1028-1

Site investigation - Serge Brouyère, Frédéric Nguyen - [5d FW]
Q2
10
10
[+]
3

Second year

Compulsory courses

GEOL0234-3

Modelling and inversion in geophysics - Frédéric Nguyen
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0236-2

Remote sensing and geological imaging - Collégialité, Eric Pirard
Q1
30
30
-
5

ATFE0011-1

Final Work (including an introduction to research methodology) - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
20

Final year trip : at the beginning of the academic year, prior to the organisation of the courses, guided tours to companies, geological sites (optional)

Choose one course from the following :

GEOL0008-1

Origin and production of hydrocarbons - Pierre Cornet, Xavier Limpens

30
-
-
2

GCIV0090-2

Introduction to free surface flows - Michel Pirotton

15
10
-
2

Research Focus

Compulsory courses

GCIV2058-1

Environmental geotechnics (english language) - Frédéric Collin - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0083-3

Groundwater Modelling - Alain Dassargues
Q1
30
30
-
5

GCIV0615-2

Recycling of wastes and industrial by-products in civil engineering (english language) - Luc Courard - [1d FW]
Q1
20
20
[+]
3

GEOL0270-2

Natural risk - Hans-Balder Havenith - [1d FW]
Q1
15
15
[+]
3

GEOL0281-3

Environmental aspects of industrial and mining activities - Stoyan Gaydardzhiev - [1,5d FW]
Q1
25
25
[+]
4

GEOL0282-1

Sedimentary and environmental geochemistry - Nathalie Fagel
Q1
20
20
-
3

GEOL0310-1

Integrated project in geological engineering - Collégialité - [4d FW]
Q1
10
30
[+]
5

ASTG0017-1

Placement - Collégialité
TA
-
-
-
4

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