Every second autumn - even-numbered years.
Objectives and Content
Topics covered are premium calculations, bonus systems and credibility theory. A further topic is the analysis of the risk process, including ruin theory. The calculations of total loss distributions is covered and also loss reserving methods.
The course is meant to give a broad introduction to central issues in non life insurance such as premium estimation, loss reserving, reinsurance methods and general risk theory.
Required Previous Knowledge
The course is based on a least 30 ECTS Mathematics and 40 ECTS Statistics.
Recommended Previous Knowledge
Forms of Assessment
Written examination: 5 hours
Examination support materials: Non- programmable calculator, according to model listed in faculty regulations
Examination only once a year.
Due to the measures taken to avoid the spread of Covid-19, UiB is closed for on-campus assessment. As a consequence, the following changes is made to assessment autumn semester 2020:
- Written home examination instead of written examination
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.
For written exams, please note that the start time may change from 09:00 to 15:00 or vice versa until 14 days prior to the exam.
Type of assessment: Written examination (New exam)
- 16.02.2021, 09:00
- 5 hours
- Withdrawal deadline
- Examination system
- Digital exam