Course Detail: GSO-1600 - Corporate Risk Analysis [GSO-1600]

Risk Diagram


More difficult economic conditions, increasing competition, and exponentially expanding technology create greater uncertainty and risk in projects. With these complex challenges come complex threats and opportunities. Uncertainty and associated risks have become more complex as project spans organizational, national, and cultural bounds. In this course, the student will investigate the iterative nature of planning, identification, qualitative and quantitative analysis, response, and control of risk events for both threats and opportunities. This course is part of the Global Supply Chain and Operations in Aviation certificate

What You Will Learn

Upon completing this course, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of:

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  • Risk identification and assessment
  • Qualitative risk assessment
  • Risk modeling using quantitative methods
  • Decision-making under risk
  • Risk management frameworks and the High Reliability Organization (HRO)

Who Should Attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Anyone interested in entering the field of supply chain management
  • Aviation professionals seeking managerial/supervisory role
  • Aviation organizations junior managers
  • Operations and Supply Chain professionals
  • Managers entering the aviation industry

Certificate Awarded

This course is part of the Global Supply Chain and Operations in Aviation Certificate program.

Course Format

This course is five weeks in duration. It is composed of both asynchronous and synchronous activities. The first four weeks of the course are asynchronous and allow the student to enjoy date/time flexibility to go through the course materials and complete the course activities.

The final week of the course is offered virtually through an interaction platform (e.g., Zoom) and closely replicates the traditional classroom environment, having students and instructors interacting and engaging on a live basis. Students and instructors will be together during four hours a day from Monday to Friday.

Students must achieve a grade of 70% or higher in order to successfully pass the course. Evaluations will be conducted by the instructors through individual assignments, discussion forums, quizzes, presentations, individual collaboration during the synchronous sessions, etc.

Course Calendar

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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