|Gold Coast||Session 1,2||Session 1,2|
Introduces participants to the emerging discipline of risk and resilience engineering. Participants will examine real-life case studies of crisis and disaster events in critical infrastructure, engineering, and asset management organisations.
Safety and risk management
Social exchange theory
Mitigating human factors
Organisational culture issues
Developing appropriate management practices
Discussion around standards such as ISO 55000 series and ISO 31000:2018
Awareness and opacity
Safety culture and safety climate
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||identify and critically discuss resilience engineering principles||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||identify, assess, and implement crisis and disaster mitigation initiatives||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||identify and critically analyse risk situations and demonstrate an in-depth understanding of how various theories, evaluation and processes tools can be used to mitigate process safety events||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||critically analyse and review the experiences of organisations embracing proactive process safety, and social exchange management strategies||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||critically explain the links between relevant theories and risk, resilience engineering management practices, and strategies for improving organisational effectiveness for crisis and disaster mitigation.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
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Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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