12 points, SCA Band 3, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate - Unit
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
- Full year 2017 (Day)
Topics for seminar presentation are selected in consultation with the coordinator. A list of possible topics will be distributed but students are encouraged to propose subjects of interest to them, based on their own discipline. Students present one paper, act as formal discussant on another, and are expected to engage in discussion of others.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
- develop the skills to present an area of research in the discipline of actuarial science in a non-technical manner, both written and oral
- grow in ability to ask and address critical questions about research.
Within semester assessment: 100%
Minimum total expected workload equals 288 hours per semester.
See also Unit timetable information