Geological Engineering – Curriculum

First Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
BMA01 Differential Calculus 5 4 2 6 G None
BMA12 Vector Calculus 4 3 2 5 G None
BFI01 Physics I 5 4 3b 7 F None
BQU01 Chemistry I 5 4 2b 6 F None
BRN01 National Reality, Constitution, and Human Rights 3 2 2 4 D None
BRC01 Communication and Writing 2 1 2 3 D None
Total      24 18 13 31  

Second Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
BMA03 Linear Algebra 4 3 2 5 G None
BMA02 Integral Calculus 5 4 2 6 G BMA01
BEF01 Ethics and Political Philosophy 2 2 2 F None
BFI22 Physics II 5 4 3b 7 F BFI01
BDI21 Descriptive Geometry 3 2 3 5 G BMA12
BIE01 Foreign Language / Native Language 2 2 2 None
BIC01 Introduction to Computing 2 1 2 3 F None
Total     23 18 12 30    

Third Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
ME212 Chemical Analysis 3 2 3 5 G BQU01
MA352 Multivariable Calculus 5 4 2 6 G BMA02
MA363 Statistics and Probabilities 4 3 2 5 G BMA03
FI345 Physics III 5 4 3b 7 F BFI22
GE001 Geology 4 3 3 6 C BFI22
EC115 Rigid Body Mechanics 3 2 3 5 G BFI22
Total       24 18 16 34  

Fourth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GE413 Cristalography 4 3 3 6 G GE001
BEG01 Economy 3 2 2 4 F None
MA473 Differential Equations 5 4 2 6 G MA352
FI456 Strength of Materials 3 2 3 5 G EC115
FI675 Thermodynamics 3 2 2 4 G FI345
TM417 Topography 4 2 4 6 G EC115
Total      22 16 10 2  

Fifth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GE511 Structural Geology 4 3 3 6 G GE001, FI456
GE112 Geomorpholgy and Photogeology 4 3 3 6 G GE001
GE520 Introduction to GIS 4 3 3 6 I GE001, TM417
GE323 Descriptive Mineralogy 4 3 3 6 G GE413
GE312 Paleontology 4 3 3 6 D GE001
GE163 Sedimentology 3 2 3 5 D GE001, MA363
Total    23 17 18 35  

Sixth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
BAE01 Extra-Academic Activities 1 None
GE201 Geophysics 3 2 3 5 B GE312, MA473
FI565 Fluid Mechanics 3 2 2 4 G FI456
GE155 Microscopy 4 2 4 6 G GE323
GE120 Sampling 4 3 3 6 I MA363, GE323
GE153 Petrography 4 3 3 6 G GE323
Total      19 12 15 27    

Seventh Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GE213 Stratigraphy 4 3 3 6 G GE153, GE163
GE102 Field Geology 3 2 3 5 G GE153, GE520
GE282 Geochemistry 3 2 3 5 G GE153, FI565
GE433 Petrology of Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks 4 3 3 6 D GE153, GE155
GE434 Petrology of Sedimentary Rocks 3 2 3 5 D GE153, GE155
Total        27 12 15 27  

Eighth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GE290 Environmental Geology 3 2 3 5 G GE282, GE102
GE915 Petroleum Geology 4 3 2 5 G GE213, GE434
GE823 Geomechanics 4 3 2 5 G GE511, GE102
GE283 Applied Geochemistry 3 2 3 5 G GE282, GE102
GE701 Mineral Deposits 3 2 3 5 G GE433, GE434
Total     17 12 13 25  

Ninth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GM711 Geostatistics 3 2 3 5 F GE701, GE283
GE643 Peruvian Geology 5 4 3 7 G GE701, GE915
GE265 Geotectonics 3 3 3 J GE511, GE701
HH115 Hydrogeology 3 2 3 5 G GE282, GE290
GE732 Metallic Mineral Deposits 3 2 2 4 G GE701, GE120
Total      17 13 12 25  

Tenth Academic Semester

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
GE821 Geology Applied to Constructions 4 3 3 6 F GE265
GE801 Mining Geology 4 3 3 6 D GE732, GM711
GE930 Project Management 3 3 3 G GE732
SM954 Mining and Environment 3 2 2 4 G GE290, HH115
Total      14 11 8  19    

Elective Courses

Code Courses CR T P TOT Eva Pre-Req
EC511 Soil Mechanics I 4 3 2 5 F GE153
GE103 Field Geology I 3 2 3 5 G GE102
GE114 Remote Sensors Applied to Geology 3 2 3 5 D GE112, GE520
GE156 Applied Microscopy 4 2 4 6 D GE155, GE701
GE171 Marine Geology 3 2 3 5 D GE112, GE163
GE284 Organic Geochemistry 3 2 3 5 G GE282
GE314 Micro Paleontology 4 3 2 5 D GE312
GE334 Historical Geology 3 2 4 6 G GE213
GE435 Petro-Physics 3 2 3 5 G GE915, GE434
GE441 Physical Volcanology 4 3 2 5 D GE433
GE521 Applied GIS 4 3 3 6 I GE520, GE290
GE545 Spectrometry 4 3 3 6 D FI345, GE413
GE565 Quaternary Geology and Glaciology 3 3 0 3 D GE312
GE702 Hydrothermal Alterations 3 2 3 5 G GE283, GE732
GE725 Underground and Wells Geology 4 3 3 6 D GE915
GE733 Non-Metallic Mineral Deposits 3 2 3 5 G GE701
GE734 Carbon Petrography 3 2 3 5 D GE733
GE744 Metallogeny 3 3 3 D GE732
GE745 Introduction to Geo-Metallurgy 4 3 3 6 G GE732
GE917 Reservoir Engineering 3 2 3 5 G GE915, GE434
GE918 Electrical Logs Applied to Hydrocarbons 3 2 3 5 G GE201
ME321 Minerals and Materials Processing 4 3 3 6 G GE701
ME626 Minerals Marketing 3 3 3 G GE701
MI742 Rock Mechanics I 3 2 3 5 G FI456
MI985 Rock Blasting 3 2 2 4 G GE511, MI742
SM823 Mining Safety and Hygiene 4 3 3 6 G GE732
GM094 Applied Geo-Statistics 3 2 2 4 F GM711
BQ221 Chemistry II 4 3 2 5 F BQU01
GE902 Redaction of Technical Reports 2 2 2 D GE290
GE740 Mines and Quarries Exploitation Methods 5 4 2 6 D GE732
GE920 Evaluation of Petroleum Deposits 3 2 3 5 D GE915
AD035 Accounting Principles and Procedures3 2 2 2 B 80 credits