Seminar: Insurance Industry

Independent academic analysis of current problems pertaining to the insurance industry. The focus is on the compilation, discussion and evaluation of various sources of relevant literature.

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Respective specific literature

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecturer's introduction to the composition of seminar papers and to the key topics of the seminar; Students write a seminar paper; Presentation and discussion of seminar papers;

Assessment methods and criteria

Written seminar paper and class work

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction: Insurance Operastions, Insurance Products, Insurance Auditing, Risk Management in Insurance

Infos

Degree programme

Banking and Finance (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

6.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Part-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

6 SS

Incoming

No

Learning outcome

After the successful completion of the seminar the students will be able to discuss practical problems regarding the insurance industry by means of scientific methods and to discuss potential approaches. The students will be able to select the most relevant of available sources and to critically appraise the methods and concepts suggested by different authors.

Course code

0229-12-01-BB-DE-47b