Business Practices in the Petroleum Industry - PTRL2010

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Petroleum Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 4

CSS Contribution Charge: 3 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Communication skills: Background research for interviews and guidelines for conduct during interviews. Meeting skills. Preparing written reports, memoranda and resumes. Oral presentation skills and slide preparation. Ethical issues in petoleum industry.

Business Practices: Joint Ventures, production sharing contracts, gas contracts, oil and gas company structures, types of interest, acreage and reserves acquisition, farming/farmouts, company annual reports, company special reports, reserves reporting, relations with Governments and partners.
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