Who should attend
No academic qualification is required of applicants, and most courses are suitable for students who are new to the subject.
All teaching is in English (unless a foreign-language course). If your first language is not English, you need to satisfy yourself that you have the required near-native command of the language to get the maximum benefit from studying with ICE.
About the course
Economic uncertainty will unavoidably bring unpredictable business exposure to risk. Coping with risk would mean that Corporations and most business professionals would require new sets of skills and risk tools. This course provides a doorway into quantitative risk management, with a keen focus on linking business risk to business profitability. How can businesses stay profitable in an uncertain and risky economic climate?
08:45 Arrival and registration
09:00 Session 1 Definitions and Introductory concepts to risk
11:00 Session 2 The statistics of risk
13:30 Session 3 Accounting for risk
15:30 Session 4 Qualitative versus quantitative risk analysis
18:30 Terrace bar open for informal discussion
09:00 Session 1 The quantification of risk
11:00 Session 2 Forecasting: interpreting forecast statistics (I)
13:30 Session 3 Forecasting: interpreting forecast statistics (II)
15:30 Session 4 Guest Speaker: Dr. Elvis Hernandez (Consultant, OSL Risk Consulting)
17:00 Course ends
Sooter is Teaching Associate in Business and Management at the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education. He is part of the tutor delivery team on the Certificate in Strategic Business and Management, Certificate in Operations Business and Management and the International Summer ...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.