Risk is an inevitable element of our lives. This course will discuss risk within organizational settings – it will enable you to identify and define the upcoming crisis, manage it through the combination of various approaches and techniques, lead through it and provide with skills necessary to minimize it if not even prevent it.
Modules content will equip you with skills allowing you to critically reflect and analyze risks, which can be directly implemented in the work scenarios allowing your organization to better prepare for crises.
A public research university armed with a Gold in Teaching Excellence Framework, the University of Portsmouth is ranked in the top 150 young universities in Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019 and the top 500 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
The course content offers a combination of online webinars, learning activities and reading materials available both in online and offline version.
You will be participating in online discussion forums, where ideas will be shared and perspectives and experiences discussed with other students. You will be in touch with your tutors offering you feedback commenting on your efforts and work put in modules.
All course materials are available via Moodle, an easy-to-use Digital Learning Environment (DLE), allowing access at any time and from anywhere. All you need is regular access to a computer and an internet connection.
'Studying Risk will be one of the best decisions that you make. It will be challenging but the range of areas that you will be engaged with, the variety of issues that you’ll face and the genuine positive difference that you can make, mean that all the hard work is worth it.'- Sara Hadleigh-Dunn, MSc Risk Course Leader
In order to qualify for the programme, the following requirements need to be met:
Applicants without a degree or formal qualifications, but representing appropriate professional experience, may also be considered.
12 September 2022Enquire for this programme