Decision-making and Risk: An Introduction

Explore big ideas about decision-making and risk and learn about the decision-making process, with this course for professionals. How do we make decisions? How does our understanding of risk affect our decisions? Get answers to these questions and more, with this short course that explores big ideas about decision-making and risk.

Course syllabus:

  1. The difference between risk and uncertainty: are our professional and personal decisions as good as we think they are?

  2. The nature of data and information

  3. The challenges facing data management

  4. Risk management

  5. Barriers to effective decision-making