Financial Risk Management prepares students for the job of professional risk managers and supports the preparation of those seeking the corresponding professional designation. The course covers the fundamental principles, practices and methods of market, credit and operational risk management. It provides students with the theoretical background and the practical skills for identification, assessment, modeling, and control of different types of risks. The students will learn how to apply these strategies to the analysis of cases involving risk management failures of actual companies. The course also addresses the essential details of ethics and professional conduct.