Open University

Open University

Derivatives and risk management (B862)

The global financial crisis has brought into sharp focus the need for sound risk management practices in all organisations including those in the public sector. This module will provide you with an understanding of the various financial risks faced by organisations and the ways in which those risks can be managed. The module will introduce key tools such as derivatives and risk mapping and also discuss the linkages of risk management with the organisational strategic plan. The module will also introduce enterprise risk management processes and the implications of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for financial risk management.

Course modules

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,500 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,500 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,500 per Module (Wales) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2018 - 6 months

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