The essay should be a maximum of 1500 words, excluding references. The essay will requires you to discuss one of the emerging risk topics below.
Due 26 March.
Use AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 for framework. Establish context, assess risk (identify, analyse, evaluate), treat
Page layout normal
12 point Times New Roman
Footer with title and name
Cover page with name and heading
No typographical errors
Write in sentences and paragraphs “ not dot points.
Evidence of critical thinking
What is the claim or argument you are making?
Where is the evidence?
How strong is the evidence?
What are alternative explanations or interpretations that could be made?
You will need to carefully define the context in which you are applying the risk management process. For example, for carbon nanotubes (CNT) you need to define the context in which you are discussing risk management. It could be from the point of view of the regulator, or a particular company using CNT or CNT containing products or a company which manufactures CNT. You could also take the point of view of a company which was planning to use CNTs in a new product.