ENG-430 / 2 crédits

Enseignant: Meyer Thierry

Langue: Anglais


Summary

This course allows students to master the methodology and associated tools for modern risk management with an engineering perspective. It highlights the different actors, means at disposal and objectives to be reached while remaining economically and socially sustainable.

Content

Keywords

Risk management

Acceptable risk

Precautionary principle

Risk matrix

Risk reduction / mitigation

Crisis management

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Argue the parameters influencing an accident
  • Synthesize the complex components of a hazardous situation
  • Analyze a hazardous situation
  • Implement corrective measures
  • Investigate processes, procedures or equipments
  • Restate an accident evolution/scenario
  • Assess / Evaluate the level of risk of a situation
  • Integrate risk with the economy, society and the environment

Transversal skills

  • Assess progress against the plan, and adapt the plan as appropriate.
  • Set objectives and design an action plan to reach those objectives.
  • Plan and carry out activities in a way which makes optimal use of available time and other resources.
  • Give feedback (critique) in an appropriate fashion.
  • Take responsibility for health and safety of self and others in a working context.
  • Take responsibility for environmental impacts of her/ his actions and decisions.
  • Make an oral presentation.

Teaching methods

Lectures, exercices, pratical examples and real illustrations (movies)

Expected student activities

Small project

Assessment methods

Mid-term written exam (40%) and final project (60%)

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

No

Bibliography

Engineering Risk Management, Meyer Thierry & Reniers Genserik, de Gruyter Textbook 2nd edition, 2016, ISBN-13: 978-3-11-041803-3, e-ISBN(pdf) 978-3-11-041804-0, e-ISBN(EPUB) 978-3-11-042355-6

 

Ressources en bibliothèque

Websites

Moodle Link

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Risk management
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

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