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Risk and safety - Basic course 7.5 Credits

Risk och säkerhet - Grundkurs
First cycle, K0007B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2012 Sp 1 - Spring 2013 Sp 4
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Civil Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, first cycle

More information about English language requirements

Course Aim
The aim is to give an introduction to the area Risk and Safety. Examples are taken from areas dealing with health, transports, building and construction, process industry, and finances. The students shall become familiar with different methods to manage projects with risk in mind.

Introduction (30%)
Basic Risk Analysis (30 %).
Basic Preventive measures (40 %)
Project work (20%)

The education consists of lessons and project work.

To obtain a grade the Project Work must be completed and approved.

Ulf Ohlsson

Transition terms
The course K0007B is equal to ABKR01

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2012 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Carolin, A. (2007): ”Risk och säkerhet”, Kompendium, Luleå.
Övrigt material finns för registrerade studenter på kursens hemsida.

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

0001Project work1.5U G#
0002Lectures6.0U G#

Syllabus established
The plan is established by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 2007-01-31 and is valid from H07.

Last revised
by Eva Gunneriusson 14 Mar 2012