- Code STAT3037
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Rsch Sch of Finance, Actuarial Studies & App Stats
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Statistics
- Areas of interest Actuarial Studies, Statistics
This course develops actuarial techniques for the valuing of policies which depend on contingent events concerning uncertain lifetimes. Topics include principal forms of heterogeneity within a population and the ways in which selection can occur; definition of simple assurance and annuity contracts; development of formulae for means and variances of the present values of payments; evaluating expected values and variances of simple insurance and annuity contracts; description and calculation of net and gross premiums and provisions for various insurance contracts; and cash flow models and profit tests, extended to multiple decrements and multiple state models.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will achieve an understanding of and facility in:
- Mortality and selection.
- Life assurance contracts and life annuity contracts.
- Evaluation of assurances and annuities.
- Reserves and policy values.
- Mortality profit and extra risk.
- Increasing insurances and with-profit policies.
- Increasing annuities and applications of reserves.
- Multiple life functions and insurances and annuities involving two or more lives.
- Contingent and reversionary benefits.
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In-class quizzes 30%
Final exam 70%
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Three contact hours per week.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2763||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|