401-3922-00L  Life Insurance Mathematics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersM. Koller
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



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AbstractThe classical life insurance model is presented together with the important insurance types (insurance on one and two lives, term and endowment insurance and disability). Besides that the most important terms such as mathematical reserves are introduced and calculated. The profit and loss account and the balance sheet of a life insurance company is explained and illustrated.
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Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersM. Koller
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationoral 20 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationLanguage of examination: English or German / Prüfungssprache: Deutsch oder Englisch
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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
401-3922-00 VLife Insurance Mathematics2 hrs
Fri16-18HG E 1.1 »
M. Koller

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