AIN3640 - Software Applications for Insurance

Year of Study:3 – 4
Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45hours
Prerequisites: AIN2310 Life Contingencies I; or with the Module Coordinator’s permission and upon endorsement of the relevant Head.
Module Description
This module covers some techniques in mathematical and statistical computing. It helps students develop ability to solve insurance-related business problems using software such as EXCEL; Access; and others. Students will apply these techniques to real life problems; case studies; and projects.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. formulate a business problem and manage a database;

  2. use operations and functions of computer software to simulate basic financial situations; and

  3. perform computing analysis and financial planning.