Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Finance Major)(TB) - Risk Management and Insurance

Business 4139 Risk Management and Insurance
The concept of risk, methods of handling risk, the risk management process, and the use of derivatives in risk mitigation are topics addressed in the first part of this course. The second half of the course will focus on the structure and regulation of the insurance industry in Canada as well as common insurance products. Needs analysis, types of plans, taxation of plans and applications will be topics that are addressed with regard to life, disability, health and property and casualty insurance.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): A mark of at least 60% in Business 2039