Risk Management Principles and Practices

    EX 1111 is offered this fall:

This course will focus on intro­duc­ing risk man­age­ment. Top­ics include: risk man­age­ment stan­dards and guide­lines, haz­ard risk, oper­a­tional, finan­cial and strate­gic risk, risk man­age­ment frame­work and process, risk analy­sis, iden­ti­fi­ca­tion and treat­ment, finan­cial state­ment risk analy­sis cap­i­tal invest­ment and risk analy­sis and mon­i­tor­ing and report risk.
What you will learn

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast the enterprise-wide risk management process with the traditional risk management process
  • Identify and describe the four major categories of risk
  • Understand and describe ISO 31000 Risk Management Principles and Guidelines
  • Understand and describe COSO Enterprise Risk Management-Integrated Framework
  • Understand and describe the various components of financial risk
  • Have a basic understanding of big data and the use of data analytics
  • Understand and describe risk oversight from the perspective of governance and internal control


Sep 13, 2021Dec 6, 2021

6:00 pm – 9:15 pm MT







Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Mark Bamford

Your Instructor

Mark BamfordID: mark-bamford



Risk Management Principles And Practices

3rd edition

Class info
  • There is no class on Mon­day, Octo­ber 11, 2021. This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. For the real-time class­room ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put (such as a micro­phone-equipped head­set) is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • Cost assistance: may be eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant, the Canada Training Benefit, and the Skilled Immigrant Micro-Loan.
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    Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages (groups of 4 or more) are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at corporate.learning@ualberta.ca for pre­ferred pricing.
  • Open for registration until September 13, 2021. Register at least one week before the course start date to secure your spot. If space is available you may register until the day the course starts. Refunds, withdrawals & transfers policies
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Currently counts towards

We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

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EX 1111 is offered this fall: