BCom in Risk Management

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Mode of Study

Campus Learning

 

 

The programme consists of core (required) and elective modules. Some modules may have pre-requisites (i.e. may require the students to pass another module or set of modules first). The number at the end of the module in parenthesis indicates the credit load of the module. One credit is equal to 10 hours of learning (guided in class and independent combined); therefore 10-credit module requires on average 100 hours of learning from the students

Core Modules

  • C5-IMO-20: Introduction to MS Office (10)
  • B6-AWB-20: Academic Writing for Business (10)
  • B5-BS1-17: Business Mathematics & Statistics 1 (10)
  • B5-LAB-13: Legal Aspects of Business (10)
  • A5-RM1-20: Risk Management 1 (10)
  • B5-BM1-20: Business Management 1 (20)
  • B5- PMK-17: Principles of Marketing (10)
  • B6-BS2-17: Business Mathematics & Statistics 2 (10)
  • A6-FA1-17: Financial Accounting 1 (10)
  • A6-RM2-20: Risk Management 2 (20)
  • A6-STI-20: Short Term Insurance: Personal Lines (10)
  • A6-CAF-17: Computerised Accounting (10)
  • A6-RAT-20: Risk Assessment and Treatment (10)
  • B5-MIE-17: Micro- economics (20)
  • A6-COA-20: Cost Accounting (10)
  • A6-LTI-20: Long Term Insurance (10)
  • A6-ICO-20: Insurance Company Operations (10)
  • B6-MAE-17: Macro Economics (10)
  • A6-TAX-20: Taxation (20)
  • A6-FM1-20: Financial Management 1 (10)
  • A6-RGC-20: Risk, Governance and Culture (10)
  • A7-FA2-20: Financial Accounting 2 (10)
  • A6-EMP-20: Employee Benefits Management (10)
  • A7-RAD-20: Risk Analysis and Decision Making (20)
  • A7-PLR-20: Property and Liability Risk Management (20)
  • A7-CLI-20: Commercial Lines Insurance (10)
  • A7-WMG-20: Wealth Management (10)
  • A7-HIA-20: Healthcare Insurance and Administration (20)
  • B7-RMB-20: Research Methods in Business (10)
  • A7-CRM-20: Credit Risk Management (20)
  • A7-REI-20: Reinsurance (10)
  • B8-ENI-20: Entrepreneurship and Innovation (20)
  • A7-RP1-20: Research Project 1: Proposal Writing (10)
  • A7-PPR-20: Professional Practice in Accounting (40)
  • A7-RP2- 20: Research Project 2: Dissertation (20)

Elective Modules

  • Select one from the following:
    • A7-PIA-20: Portfolio Management and Investment Analysis (10)
    • A7-INF-20: International Finance (10)
 Select two from the following:
  • A7-RIF-20: Risk Financing (10)
  • A7-FIM-20: Financial Modelling (10)
  • A7-FRM-20: Financial Risk Management (10)

Recommended full-time study path (4½ years):

Year Sem Module Credits
Year 1 Sem 1 C5-IMO-20: Introduction to MS Office 10
B6-AWB-20: Academic Writing for Business 10
B5-BS1-17: Business Mathematics & Statistics 1 10
B5-LAB-13: Legal Aspects of Business 10
A5-RM1-20: Risk Management 1 10
B5-BM1-20: Business Management 1 10
Sem 2 B5- PMK-17: Principles of Marketing 10
B6-BS2-17: Business Mathematics & Statistics 2 10
A6-FA1-17: Financial Accounting 1 10
A6-RM2-20: Risk Management 2 20
A6-STI-20: Short Term Insurance: Personal Lines  10
Year 2 Sem 3 A6-CAF-17: Computerised Accounting 10
A6-RAT-20: Risk Assessment and Treatment 10
B5-MIE-17: Micro- economics 10
A6-COA-20: Cost Accounting 10
A6-LTI-20: Long Term Insurance 10
A6-ICO-20: Insurance Company Operations 10
Sem 4 B6-MAE-17: Macro Economics 10
A6-TAX-20: Taxation 10
A6-FM1-20: Financial Management 1 10
A6-RGC-20: Risk, Governance and Culture 10
A7-FA2-20: Financial Accounting 2 10
A6-EMP-20: Employee Benefits Management 10
Year 3 Sem 5 A7-RAD-20: Risk Analysis and Decision Making 20
A7-PLR-20: Property and Liability Risk Management 20
A7-CLI-20: Commercial Lines Insurance 10
A7-WMG-20: Wealth Management 10
Sem 6 A7-HIA-20: Healthcare Insurance and Administration 20
B7-RMB-17: Research Methods in Business 10
A7-CRM-20: Credit Risk Management 20
Elective –I (Select one module form below)  
A7-PIA-20: Portfolio Management and Investment Analysis 10
A7-INF-20: International Finance 10
Year 4 Sem 7 A7-REI-20: Reinsurance 10
B8-ENI-20: Entrepreneurship and Innovation 20
A7-RP1-20: Research Project 1: Proposal Writing 10
Elective –I (Select two module from below)  
A7-RIF-20: Risk Financing 10
A7-FIM-20: Financial Modelling 10
A7-FRM-20: Financial Risk Management 10
Sem 8 A7-PPR-20: Professional Practice in Accounting 40
A7-RP2- 20: Research Project 2: Dissertation 20
 
 

Admissions Criteria

1)The typical entry requirement is BGCSE or other equivalent secondary school qualification with a minimum grade of ‘D’ in five subjects. In addition, applicants must have 10 points in English and Mathematics combined or 32 points in the top 5 subjects.

2) Certificate 5 holders may be granted exemptions based on the relevance of the subjects.

3) Diploma or equivalent qualification in a related field.

4) Applicants that do not meet the above criteria but possess relevant industry experience will be considered through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

5) For enquiries and more information please visit our website: www.bothouniversity.com

 
 
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