Course Summary
Credit Type:
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ARM 54
11 weeks (44 -- 66 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Risk Management Principles
This course is part of a sequence of courses for which students must successfully complete the requirements of all segments in order to receive credit recommendations. Successful completion of coursework includes enrollment in and successful passing of a final credentialing exam.


The course objective is to enable, explain, and apply risk management frameworks and standards as well as understand the basics of risk identification and analysis.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Apply various risk management frameworks and standards as well as classify, identify, and analyze risk exposures. The student will also understand the basics of risk oversight and monitoring

General Course Topics:

  • Introduction to risk management
  • Risk management standards and guidelines
  • Hazard risk
  • Operational, financial, and strategic risk
  • Risk management framework and process
  • Risk identification
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk treatment
  • Big data analytics for managing risk
  • Capital investment and financial risk
  • Monitoring and reporting on risk
Instruction & Assessment

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations

Minimum Passing Score:

Supplemental Materials