RISK AND COMPLIANCE

MGT5RCO

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject ties together the fundamental frameworks of risk and compliance. It provides a practical foundation of approaches to both risk management and compliance. It highlights legal requirements in terms of privacy, trade practices and equal opportunity, health and safety.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJennifer Spoor

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Students are recommended to take Applied Corporate Law - MGT5ACL and Corporate Accountability - MGT5CAC prior to enrolling in this subject.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsOn-line recources - academic and industry articles, research papers and other resourcesPrescribedtbctbc

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Describe the risk management and compliance frameworks and understand the main tools and techniques for managing risk

Activities:
Theoretical and practical consideration of contemporary issues in the field supported with pre-assigned questions and case studies. Project / case study
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)

02. Understand business continuity management and business impact assessment

Activities:
Theoretical and practical consideration of contemporary issues in the field supported with pre-assigned questions and case studies. Project / case study
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)

03. Understand the main drivers of environmental risk and its application in practice.

Activities:
Theoretical and practical consideration of contemporary issues in the field supported with pre-assigned questions and case studies. Project / case study
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)

04. Describe the key issues in employment law, work-based issues and and risk management issues associated with the work place

Activities:
Theoretical and practical consideration of contemporary issues in the field supported with pre-assigned questions and case studies. Project / case study
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)

05. Apply principles associated with risk management and compliance to a practical setting through case studies.

Activities:
Theoretical and practical consideration of contemporary issues in the field supported with pre-assigned questions and case studies. Project / case study
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online, 2015, All Year, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMarc Olynyk

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 43
Three 1.0 hours scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend from week 10 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment - 2,500 words30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Examination70 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2015, Week 33-45, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennifer Spoor

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 33 - 45
Twelve 3.0 hours scheduled online class per week on any day including weekend from week 33 to week 45 and delivered via online.
"Subject coordinator to provide schedule."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment - 2,500 words30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Examination70 01, 02, 03, 04, 05