By the end of this module, students should be able to:
1. Consolidate and extend knowledge and understanding of the theory and conceptual foundations of compliance and risk .
2. Demonstrate the application of appropriate risk management techniques.
3. Evaluate, synthesise and apply advanced and contemporary theories and techniques to a range of complex and open-ended issues, problems and situations relating to risk management, in the field of Finance.
4. Apply, with a degree of creativity and sophistication, intellectual, transferable and subject/professional skills to a range of complex and open-ended problems and situations relating to risk management, in the field of Finance.
5. Make informed judgements on problems or opportunities relating to risk management, in the field of Finance.
6. Demonstrate self-direction and originality in tackling and solving problems, act autonomously in planning and implementing tasks at a professional level.
7. Learn interdependently and independently and accept responsibility for subsequent career and continuing professional development.
8. Develop self-study and self-improvement skills appropriate for continuing professional development including critical self-awareness, self-reflection, self-management and empathy to others.
9. Develop conceptual understanding that enables students to evaluate the rigour and validity of published research and assess its relevance to new situations.
10. Take an international perspective including understanding the impact of globalisation on businesses, societies, the environment and the ethical implications thereof.