Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Approximately 2.5 hours of personal study per hour of class time is required to achieve a satisfactory level of performance.
|Prerequisites:||Completion of at least one year of the Master of Actuarial Science degree, including four core subjects; or equivalent, depending on previous study.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||It is recommended that student complete ACTL90010 Actuarial Practice and Control I before taking this subject.|
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
CoordinatorMr David Heath
ContactGraduate School of Business and Economics
Level 4, 198 Berkeley Street
Telephone: +61 3 8344 1670
Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
3-hour end-of-semester 'open book' examination (70%)
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
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