Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours in Actuarial Studies & Economics)

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CRICOS course code: 050951E
Level of study: Undergraduate

Are you wondering how you can apply your mathematical skills in an area that extends you and makes a difference to society? Do you want a degree from two globally respected institutions? Then this is the degree for you!
This program commences in July/August each year at National University of Singapore.
You will spend half of this four-year degree at the National University of Singapore and half of this degree at Australian National University receiving a world-class education at both institutions.
Graduates will apply mathematical, statistical, financial, economic and other skills to untangle the most complex and difficult problems. This will prepare them to be thought leaders in financial fields such as insurance, superannuation, investments and other areas of great importance to our futures.
Learning Outcomes
To develop a grounding in financial mathematics and applications, including the time value of money, annuities, bond and loan calculations
To develop the ability to interpret the accounts and financial statements of companies and financial institutions.
To develop a grounding in mathematical statistics and regression modeling
To develop a grounding in stochastic processes, survival models and their application in actuarial contexts
To develop a grounding in the mathematical techniques used to model and value cashflows dependent on death, survival, illness, retirement, and other contingencies.
To develop a grounding in the advanced mathematics which has particular relevance to financial work, including risk theory, bayesian statistics, generalized linear modeling, and time series techniques.
To develop a grounding in the fundamental concepts of micro and macroeconomics.

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