The core units cover the principles of finance, investment science, risk analysis and credibility theory. Optional units include practical mathematical financial modelling, applied statistics and numerical methods.
On completion of this Actuarial and Financial Science course from Curtin University , your skills may be applied to insurance, pensions, healthcare, banking, business management and risk assessment. You may also play a role in determining company policy and explaining complex technical matters to company executives, government officials, shareholders, policyholders and the public.
Curtin is the only Western Australian university to have a program accredited by the Actuaries Institute.
This course can be used by graduates from other disciplines as a pathway to becoming an accredited actuary.
Graduates generally find employment with insurance companies, investment and superannuation funds, banks, stockbrokers and government agencies.
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- Mathematics Masters Project
- Investment Science
- Advanced Corporate Finance and Theory
- Investment Science
- Life Contingencies
- Risk Analysis and Credibility Theory
- Theory of Interest
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- 18 months
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DisciplinesEconomics Finance Actuarial Science View 127 other Masters in Economics in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 054627G
- You must have an honours degree or a four-year bachelor degree in mathematics, statistics, science, engineering or finance.
- Your basic mathematics and statistics competency must be equivalent to Curtin’s advanced calculus, linear algebra and statistical methods units.
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International30800 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30800 AUD per year during 18 months.
National27300 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27300 AUD per year during 18 months.
Living costs for Perth
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.