EXT8017 : Risk Management And Reliability Engineering
- Offered for Year: 2020/21
- Module Leader(s):
- Owning School: Engineering
- Teaching Location: Off Campus
|Semester 1 Credit Value:||10|
To equip technologists with the skills to commission, appraise and review risk assessments within the utility sector, specifically for water, wastewater and solid waste unit processes and assets. To introduce the governance of risk within the utility sector – technical, managerial and human factors.
Outline Of Syllabus
Drivers for risk management in the utility sector – why manage risk?
Corporate risk management – structures, tools and techniques,
Basic probability and statistics,
Risk analysis tools and techniques,
Regulatory risk assessments in support of environmental permits,
Risk governance in the utility sector – towards high reliability organisations.
Teaching Rationale And Relationship
The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners
|Written Examination||150||1||M||100||Written examination|
Assessment Rationale And Relationship