Risk Analytics is focused on how to perform risk assessment and management, a high demand area of of the financial services sector. Students will be introduced to both the concepts and practice of risks analysis and management, including market, credit and operational risk. The module will also look at the theory of risk analysis, drawing from statistics, finance and computer science. Thus, both theory and practice are emphasised. Students gain a conceptual framework and proper technical grounding for understanding risk, as well as learning how to actually practice risk analysis and management.