- Code STAT8058
- 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
All activities that form part of this course will be delivered remotely
This course continues coverage of techniques for risk modelling beyond those introduced in Risk Modelling 1, with an emphasis on application to insurance portfolios and financial risks.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:
- Describe and calculate a range of measures of investment risk, and how insurance companies reduce risk.
- Describe and utilise compound Poisson processes to calculate the probability of ruin for a variety of insurance portfolios.
- Describe and utilise run-off triangle methods for valuing insurance liabilities.
- Describe and demonstrate knowledge and understanding of models for credit risk.
Indicative AssessmentTypical assessment may include, but is not restricted to: assignments and exams.
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WorkloadStudents are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work in this course. This will include at least 3 contact hours per week and up to 7 hours of private study time.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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