Upon graduating you will be awarded the academic title Master of Science (MSc) in Security Risk Management (in Danish: cand.soc i sikkerheds-og risikoledelse). As a graduate in Security Risk Management you will be able to:
- Demonstrate theoretical and empirical knowledge about security policy, risk analysis and organisations in a changing world
- Identify, explain and interpret central methodological and analytical tools concerning issues, which are linked to analysis of risk and security.
- Show an understanding of the outside world and reflect about new international developments, risk and security problems and the consequent organisational challenges in the public or private sector
- Analyse complex issues and developments within risk and security politics
- Plan and implement strategic processes in organisations and private companies.
- Carry out risk assessments concerning new markets and projects based on country specific knowledge and knowledge about global risks
- Critically reflect upon new challenges facing organisations and private companies and transform these reflections into new knowledge about future decision-making and action.
- Assess and choose between scientific theories and methods within the central subject areas and lay down scientifically based analyses and solutions on the basis of these.
- Apply skills within project management, policy formulation and risk communication to communicate complex problem areas to specialists and civilians/the general public
- Identify opportunities for organisational change in relation to the surrounding global and local risk environments.
- Consider thoroughly and rethink the management of security risk across the public and private sector thereby developing new practices on the governance of risk and security
- Translate knowledge about the political field of security into risk analysis and strategies for public organisations and private companies.
- Critically assess and set up solutions which take into account both individual/civil and societal consequences.
- In a lifelong learning perspective reflect academically, critically and independently upon security risk management solutions.
Read about the programme structure.