Risk and Uncertainty

Risk and Decision-Making (RU002)

From snake pits to ancient arks, for some people life is one big adventure, filled with risky escapades and astonishing triumphs. But the captivating thing about action-hero adventures isn’t the winning at the end, so much as the incredible risks taken in getting there. Everyday life might not feel quite as exciting, but pretty much every decision you make on a day-to-day basis involves some level of risk, too. Of course, not all risks are worth taking, but many are. So, what’s stopping you?

This course unpacks the process of decision-making when faced with risk. When you understand the often-hidden factors affecting your decision-making, your confidence in taking positive risks increases, as does your resilience and personal satisfaction – whatever the outcome. Not to mention the adventures it might just unlock!

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

• Recognize how the brain processes risk and uncertainty
• Analyze the role of emotion in decision-making
• Balance emotions and logic when weighing up decisions

Why take this course?

Everyone has to make decisions, and everyone has to factor in risks. This course is aimed at anyone looking to take control of their relationship with risk and make decisions more confidently, both in their personal and professional lives.

10 mins | SCORM | Development Plan

  • Risk and Decision-Making
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed