University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Risk, Crisis and Resilience Management

This course is a thorough grounding in risk, crisis and resilience management, including current tools and techniques, the crisis management implementation process, and the ability to contribute to managing risk and business effectiveness.

Entry requirements

A second-class honours degree or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Strategic risk and risk behaviour; organisational and environmental risk; crisis management and governance; project and research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Teaching and Assessment:

Classes are challenging but informal and friendly, and you are encouraged to participate in discussion and debate. Our aim is to enhance your risk management skills by analysing complex problems, exploring the uncertainties involved, evaluating possible solutions and planning risk management implementation.

How are you assessed?

All assessment is via coursework, the majority of which will be in the form of written assignments. You will also complete a self-directed research dissertation supported by supervisors.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,030 per Year 1 (International) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 30 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,070 per Year 1 (England) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Team - Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 8200