Australia is flush with natural resources and is right now going through its second mining boom – and there’s thousands of opportunities on offer for those who want to help discover, extract and utilise these resources.
Enter this field and you’ll learn about environmental issues, fossil fuels, mineral deposits, geology, geochemistry and geophysics, natural resource management, resource economics and soil conservation.
Whether as a geologist, geoscientist, metallurgist, conservationist or environmental manager, you can have a hand in improving practices of mineral and fossil fuel extraction and refinement, and ensure the whole process is environmentally, economically, and ecologically sound.
Check out our range of courses to see how you can get your hands dirty in mining. And browse our extensive collection of career articles and other resources to discover how you can make your career transition as smooth as possible.
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