• Total units 24 Units
  • Specialisation code ASTA-SPEC
  • Academic career Postgraduate
Actuarial Statistics Specialisation

The Actuarial Statistics specialisation is designed for students who wish to:

  • Develop a greater understanding of statistical principles and their application in actuarial science;
  • Improve analytical skills for interpreting and analysing actuarial and statistical information;
  • Gain greater insight into the Australian and international financial markets;
  • Increase management skills for dealing with organisations, teams and policy issues; and,
  • Expand their applied knowledge in various specialised areas of actuarial studies and statistics.
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This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

24 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
FINM7003 Continuous Time Finance 6
FINM7008 Applied Investments 6
FINM7041 Applied Derivatives 6
STAT6039 Principles of Mathematical Statistics 6
STAT6043 Life Contingencies 6
STAT6045 Actuarial Techniques 6
STAT6046 Financial Mathematics 6
STAT7042 Survival Models 6
STAT7018 Stochastic Modelling 6
STAT8035 Risk Theory 6
STAT8036 Credibility Theory 6
MATH1113 Mathematical Foundations for Actuarial Studies 6
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