Students must complete 20 credits at Brandeis IBS through the requirements listed below to earn the Specialization in Risk Management.
Please consult with your Program Advisor to determine a course plan that incorporates this specialization.
Group 1: Required (4 credits)
|FIN 270a||Options and Derivatives (4 credits)|
Group 2: 4 credits required (may only take one of the following courses)
|FIN 279a||Applied Risk Management (4 credits)|
|FIN 288a||Corporate Financial Engineering (4 credits)|
Group 3: 4 credits required
|FIN 242f||Credit Risk Analysis I (2 credits)|
|FIN 244f||Credit Risk Analysis II (2 credits)|
|FIN 252f||Banking, Central Banking & Int'l Finance Systems (2 credits)|
|BUS 278f||Corporate Governance (2 credits)|
|BUS 279f||Corporate Fraud: Detection & Prevention (2 credits)|
|BUS 280f||Operational Risk Management (2 credits)|
Group 4: 4 credits required
|FIN 261a||Fixed Income Securities (4 credits)|
|FIN 271a||Options and Derivatives II (4 credits)|
|FIN 280a||Financial Risk Management (4 credits)|
|FIN 285a||Computer Simulations and Risk Assessment (4 credits)|
Group 5: At least 4 credits from Groups 2, 3 or 4 not taken to satisfy those requirements.