Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
Introduction to the management of financial risks, market risk, credit risk, operational risk, implementation of risk management techniques, the value at risk, the reduced-form approach, and the structural approach used by corporate and financial institutions in the identification, assessment, and monitoring of risk.
- Familiarize with many aspects of risk management techniques.
- Apply the techniques currently used in corporate and financial institutions.
Lecturing, discussions, assignments, project, quizzes and exams
PowerPoint, Excel, instructor’s handouts, white board and textbook
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.