EMG507 Readings in Risk Management (16)

In this subject, students study the latest advances in Risk Management by undertaking and reporting on a comprehensive literature search and analysis of recent advances influencing risk management, under the guidance of a supervisor appropriate to the area selected.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



Two sessions


Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security


EMG505 and EMG506

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be aware of recent scientific and technological advances in the management of risk;
- have identified specific research and literature on recent advanced in emergency management;
- have analysed a comprehensive range of research and literature on recent advances in emergency management and have written an article suitable for submission to an appropriate professional journal.


This subject will cover the following topics:

- Application of knowledge of risk management to one of the following areas:
* Planning;
* Operations management; or
* Recovery Management.
- a selection of recent scientific and technological advances in Risk Management applications;
- presentation of findings in a well constructed paper that may be published.

Workplace Learning

This subject contains a Workplace Learning component. Please contact the subject coordinator for further information.


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.