Risk and Compliance

This subject allows students to develop and extend understanding of the concepts of management of risk and compliance in the context of good governance.

Learning outcomes

  1. Recognise, analyse and evaluate situations in the context of risk and compliance frameworks
  2. Compare and evaluate different approaches to risk and compliance management under different situations
  3. Evaluate and critically assess the  standard of risk and compliance in a given situation and provide appropriate advice on risk management and compliance policies and procedures to those responsible for governance
  4. Analyse and advise on the impact of different legislative, policy and social changes within the business environment on risk and compliance standards and management
  5. Evaluate the impact of corporate conduct, behaviours and culture on risk and compliance management practices

Indicative content

  • Risk Management Framework
  • Compliance Frameworks
  • Business Continuity Management
  • Reputation Risk
  • Competition and Consumer Act compliance
  • Privacy Compliance
  • Project Risk
  • Environmental Risk
  • Employment Law
  • Work Environment Equal Opportunity, Health and Safety
  • Superannuation The Regulatory Framework
  • Case Study and Subject Review


Required texts

ISO 31000:2018 — Risk Management: Guidelines


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