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Corporate Governance and Risk Management

Postgraduate | ACU-BUSN603 | 2024

Discover the qualities that effective corporate directors and managers demonstrate. Examine concepts that underpin corporate governance. You’ll define what makes an organisation socially responsible, and understand how to manage risk in an organisational context.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
12 weeks

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Corporate Governance and Risk Management

About this subject

  • On completion of this subject students should be able to:                          

    1. Examine the concept of corporate governance and the role of managers and directors in creating socially responsible organisations in a local and national context;
    2. Analyse and appraise the role of corporate governance in risk management when responding to various stakeholders’ needs 
    3. Critically analyse leadership and management processes in organisations with respect to governance and policy compliance taking into account their stewardship role of the organisations
    4. Evaluate the conceptual, contextual and ethical issues which bear upon corporate decision making with respect to corporate governance and risk management
    5.  Apply contemporary strategic, risk management and compliance process in a workplace to ensure effective stewardship of organisations

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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