Understanding and managing risk

Understanding and managing risk

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 20 hours study time

  • Business, consulting and management

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

This free course, Understanding and managing risk, provides an introduction to financial risk management. The processes of risk identification, risk measurement and risk management are explored.

Learning outcomes

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the range of financial and financial-related risks facing organisations.
  2. Understand the approach to risk management through risk identification, risk measurement and risk management (or mitigation).
  3. Understand reputational risk.
  4. Understand operational risk and how to manage it.