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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MATH 489A - Actuarial Senior Seminar: Predictive Analytics and Actuarial Modeling

The actuarial modeling process, including problem definition, model selection and validation, and communication of results and uncertainties. Includes a capstone senior project.

Prerequisites: MATH 410B and (MATH 417B or MATH 419B) with a grade of C or higher in each course.

Credits: (3)

General Education Category: CE - Culminating Experience

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Assess the strengths and weakness of data and conduct basic data validation
  • Formulate an actuarial problem in terms that are amenable to a solution.
  • Select an appropriate model that addresses an actuarial problem.
  • Evaluate a model and assess whether the model is valid for its intended purpose.
  • Assess outside factors that may affect a model and the relationship between variables, including social, economic, and technological factors.
  • Communicate the results of an actuarial analysis clearly, including any limitations and uncertainties.

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:

Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:
Spring Locations: Ellensburg

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