Risk analysis

Course Description

Definitions and Terminology. Structure of Risk Analysis. Risk Assessment. Hazard Identification. Probability Assessment. Exposure Assessment. Consequence Assessment. Risk Characterization. Sensitivity Analysis. Uncertainty Analysis. Risk Management. Cost-effectiveness and Risk-Benefit Analysis. Decision Making Process. Risk Communication. Risk Acceptance Criteria. Risk Perception. Risk and Safety. Environmental Risk Assessment. Technological Risks.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


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(.), R. Wilson, E. A. C. Crouch: Risk-Benefit Analysis, Harvard University Press, 2001.,
(.), L. A. Cox: Risk Analysis, Fundations, Models and Methods, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.,


ID 154689
  Winter semester