INS205 Risk Assessment and Management (8)

This subject places risk management in the context of the insurance broking environment which includes not only traditional forms of insurance but also risk identification, assessment, avoidance, treatment, financing, monitoring and review.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2021.

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



One session


School of Accounting and Finance

Enrolment Restrictions

Students enrolled in Bachelor of Business (Insurance)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to identify appropriate risk assessment and management strategies
  • be able to identify insurance program requirements for clients
  • be able to explain how to negotiate complex insurance program renewals with insurers
  • be able to describe how to obtain client renewal instructions
  • be able to outline how to monitor and review risk management processes
  • be able to outline how to establish a loss reporting program
  • be able to explain how to assess loss reports to identify and review loss trends
  • be able to describe how to formulate and recommend a loss control program.


This subject will cover the following topics:

- Managing complex insurance programs
- Risk identification and assessment
- Risk treatment and financing
- Monitoring and review
- Risk management and the insurance program

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.