Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2014:Semester 1, 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
Completion of at least one year of the Master of Actuarial Science degree, including 4 core subjects; or equivalent, depending on previous study.
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Entry to the Master of Actuarial Science
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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
Topics include insurance markets and products; underwriting and risk assessment; policy design; actuarial modelling; actuarial assumptions and feedback; reserving methods.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
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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:
Master of Commerce (Actuarial Science) |
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