Analysis and control of risk

Course

Description

The first half of this course presents a comprehensive framework for risk analysis, looking at how scientific and technical approaches to risk assessment and safety engineering relate to ethical and policy questions about risk, and how risk perception can complicate risk management. The second half presents several important methods of identifying and analysing the risks associated with technical systems, such as FMEA, fault-tree analysis and human reliability assessment.
Course period1/09/13 → …
Course levelDeepening
Course formatCourse