Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 2 hour seminar and a 1 hour workshop per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
Students must have completed MAST20004 Probability and MAST20005 Statistics or equivalent.
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Students should be competent in the use of Excel.
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Topics include survival models concepts; estimation procedures for lifetime distributions; multiple state models; multiple decrements; binomial model of mortality; actuarial applications of Markov processes; exact and census methods for estimating transition intensities based on age.
On successful completion of this subject a student should be able to:
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
High level of development:
Graduate Diploma in Actuarial Science |
Master of Actuarial Science
Postgraduate Diploma in Actuarial Science
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