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ACSC71-403: Actuarial Research Essay

Description

This advanced subject provides an opportunity for students to work on an applied research project in actuarial science. Students will work on a topic motivated by recent developments and innovations in actuarial industries or more generally in the financial services markets.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeACSC71-403
EFTSL0.125
FacultyBond Business School
Semesters offered
  • January 2020 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2020 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2020 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2021 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Actuarial Science
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2020: $5,070
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,250

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of a selected topic related to actuarial science.
2. Communicate arguments, principles and findings using the language and conventions of the actuarial discipline.
3. Demonstrate the ability to research, analyse, integrate and evaluate relevant theories, concepts, and data to investigate an actuarial research question.
4. Demonstrate the ability to write a professional, practitioner-oriented report.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?
  • Study Abroad Students

Must be admitted into Actuarial Science Honours or Actuarial Practice Programs.

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/03/2019
Semester start13/05/2019
Subject start13/05/2019
Cancellation 1?27/05/2019
Cancellation 2?03/06/2019
Last enrolment26/05/2019
Withdraw – Financial?08/06/2019
Withdraw – Academic?29/06/2019
Teaching census?07/06/2019
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens14/07/2019
Semester start09/09/2019
Subject start09/09/2019
Cancellation 1?23/09/2019
Cancellation 2?30/09/2019
Last enrolment22/09/2019
Withdraw – Financial?05/10/2019
Withdraw – Academic?26/10/2019
Teaching census?04/10/2019
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens10/11/2019
Semester start13/01/2020
Subject start13/01/2020
Cancellation 1?27/01/2020
Cancellation 2?03/02/2020
Last enrolment26/01/2020
Withdraw – Financial?08/02/2020
Withdraw – Academic?29/02/2020
Teaching census?07/02/2020
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/03/2020
Semester start11/05/2020
Subject start11/05/2020
Cancellation 1?25/05/2020
Cancellation 2?01/06/2020
Last enrolment24/05/2020
Withdraw – Financial?06/06/2020
Withdraw – Academic?27/06/2020
Teaching census?05/06/2020