Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

BA3205 Actuarial Computing

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: AB1201, AB1202

Course Description:

This course is specially designed for actuarial science students who are interested in learning the software tools frequently used by actuaries in the financial industry such as Excel, VBA, SQL and R and understanding how to communicate model and model results to target audiences. The course uses various real-life examples for demonstration in order to give the students firsthand experience of how the actuaries using the software tools in solving the problems faced by them in their day-to-day works.
This course is also designed with the aims to meet the new syllabus offered by Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), UK and to maintain the accreditation status with IFoA.