Course level

Postgraduate Coursework


Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology


Mech & Mine Engineering School, Sustainable Minerals Institute




One Semester


Quota: Minimum of 5 enrolments

Assessment methods

Assignments, online quiz and participation in online discussions

Course coordinator

A/Prof. Carmel Bofinger (

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia External Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

(Minimum enrolment quota of 5 students.) This Sustainable Management of Risk in Industry course covers the principles and application of risk management methods to help industry achieve a range of objectives including operational performance, human well-being, environmental impact and stakeholder-related objectives. Students will be expected to identify, demonstrate and critique the use of some risk management methods. The goal will be to provide students with the knowledge that allows them to apply risk management principles all facets of a business in ways that deliver overall system performance improvements.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 External External Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2015 External External Course Profile