BSc Actuarial Science and Diploma in Industrial Training 2

Programme Code: F706-ACD

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Year 1

Year Co-ordinator(s):
Prof Jennie Hansen (Edinburgh)

Jennie Hansen

Semester 1 Timetable                                                 Semester 2 Timetable

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F17CA Calculus AF17CB Calculus B
F17CC Introduction to University MathematicsF77SB Introduction to Statistical Science B
F77SA Introduction to Statistical Science AF77PD  Professional Development Planning
 Semester 1 (Optional) Semester 1 (Optional)
 C27IE Introductory Economics C37FF Finance and Financial Reporting

Year 2

Year Co-ordinator(s):
Dr Ian Sharpe (Edinburgh)

Ian Sharpe

Semester 1 Timetable

Semester 2 Timetable

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F18CD Multivariable Calculus & Real Analysis AF18CE Multivariable Calculus & Real Analysis B
F18CF Linear AlgebraF78AB Actuarial and Financial Mathematics B
F78AA Actuarial and Financial Mathematics A (7.5 Credits)F78PB Probability and Statistics B
F78AP Algorithmic Scientific Programming (7.5 Credits)Semester 2 (Optional)
F78PA Probability and Statistics AF18NA Numerical Analysis A
 C37FF Finance and Financial Reporting *
  

* Only for Direct Entrants To Stage 2


Year 3

Year Co-ordinator(s):
Prof George Streftaris  (Edinburgh)

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Semester 1 Timetable

8 courses:
Semester 1: 4 mandatory courses.
Semester 2: 1 mandatory 60-credit course for the Diploma in Industrial Training.

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F79MA Statistical Models AF78IB Industrial Training Placement
F79SP Stochastic Processes 
F79PA Portfolio Theory and Asset Models 
F70LA Life Insurance Mathematics A 

Year 4

Year Co-ordinator(s):
John Phillips (Edinburgh)

John Phillips

8 courses: 3 mandatory courses, and no more than 2 elective courses, and no more than 5 optional courses.

Semester 1 Timetable                                                                 

Semester 2 Timetable

Semester 1 (Optional)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F79PS Statistics for Social ScienceF79MB Statistical Models B
F70PE PensionsF70LB Life Insurance Mathematics B
F10MM OptimisationF79SU Survival Models
C39SM International Bonds and Currency MarketsSemester 2 (Optional)
F20ML Statistical Machine LearningF79BI Bayesian Inference & Computational Methods *

Taking F79BI in Stage 4 removes it as an optional choice in Stage 5.


Year 5

Year Co-ordinator(s):
Prof George Streftaris  (Edinburgh)

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Semester 1: 1 mandatory 60-credit course for the Diploma in Industrial Training.
Semester 2: 2 mandatory courses and no more than 2 optional courses and no more than 1 elective course.

Semester 2 Timetable

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F78IA Industrial Training PlacementF70RT Risk Theory
 F70TS Time Series Analysis
 Semester 2 (Optional)
 F70LP Life Office Practice
 F71AJ Financial Economics II
 F79BI Bayesian Inference & Computational Methods *
  F71TT Risk Management: Techniques & Tools

*Available as an option if not already taken.