COURSE SYLLABUS

Applied Risk Management 7.5 credits

Tillämpad riskhantering
First cycle, K0017B
Version
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2019 Sp 1 - Present
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.

Syllabus established
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 14 Feb 2019

Last revised
by Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies Eva Gunneriusson, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering 14 Feb 2019

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

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and 45 hp courses in technology/science. The course K0007B Risk and safety - Basic course must be included


More information about English language requirements


Selection

The selection is based on 1-165 credits.



Course Aim
After the course, students should be able to give examples of how methods for risk management can be used. The student shall demonstrate the ability to prevent accidents and injuries, and design and plan for risk assessment actions. The student should have an understanding of legacy within organizational and structural fire protection and risk management. The student should demonstrate the ability to analyze and evaluate complex issues regarding fire protection. The student should be able to present information in writing, oral presentation and opposition.

Contents
The course consists of lectures, study visits, group work and individual assignments.

Realization
The course has different parts which are performed individually or in groups. Necessary information will be provided on the lectures, via literature and study visits. Information in the course is based on examples from the public and / or private sector. The students are trained in report writing, oral presentation and opposition.

Examination
To pass the course requires attendance at oral presentations and study visits, and to be approved on written reports and assignments. In addition, the student must participate actively in group work and oral presentations.

Transition terms
The course corresponds to K0014B and K0009B.

Examiner
Alexandra Byström

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2019 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Björklund, M., & Paulsson, U. (2012). Seminarieboken: att skriva, presentera och opponera. (2. uppl.) Lund: Studentlitteratur.

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

Modules
CodeDescriptionGrade scaleHPStatusFrom periodTitle
0001ReportU G#3.50MandatoryA19
0002Group projectU G#2.00MandatoryA19
0003Oral presentationU G#1.00MandatoryA19
0004Study visitU G#0.50MandatoryA19
0005Assignment reportU G#0.50MandatoryA19