Studying at the University of Verona

Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

A.A. 2016/2017

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
Primo semestre Magistrali Sep 26, 2016 Jan 13, 2017
Secondo Semestre Magistrali Feb 27, 2017 Jun 1, 2017
Exam sessions
Session From To
Appelli esami sessione invernale Jan 16, 2017 Feb 17, 2017
Appelli esami sessione estiva Jun 5, 2017 Jul 7, 2017
Appelli esami sessione autunnale Aug 28, 2017 Sep 15, 2017
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione autunnale Nov 30, 2016 Dec 1, 2016
Sessione invernale Apr 5, 2017 Apr 7, 2017
Sessione estiva Sep 11, 2017 Sep 13, 2017
Holidays
Period From To
Vacanze natalizie Dec 23, 2016 Jan 5, 2017
Vacanze pasquali Apr 14, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
Vacanze estive Aug 7, 2017 Aug 25, 2017

Exam calendar

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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D F G L M O P R S T V

Borello Giuliana

giuliana.borello@univr.it 045 802 8273

Bottiglia Roberto

roberto.bottiglia@univr.it 045 802 8224

Campolmi Alessia

alessia.campolmi@univr.it 045 802 8071

Carluccio Emanuele Maria

emanuelemaria.carluccio@univr.it 045 802 8487

De Mari Michele

michele.demari@univr.it 045 802 8226

Frigo Paolo

paolo.frigo@univr.it

Grossi Luigi

luigi.grossi@univr.it 045 802 8247

Lubian Diego

diego.lubian@univr.it 045 802 8419

Minozzo Marco

marco.minozzo@univr.it 045 802 8234

Oliva Immacolata

immacolata.oliva@univr.it +39 0458028768

Pichler Flavio

flavio.pichler@univr.it 045 802 8273

Renò Roberto

roberto.reno@univr.it 045 802 8526

Rossi Francesco

francesco.rossi@univr.it 045 8028067

Rutigliano Michele

michele.rutigliano@univr.it 0458028610

Scricciolo Catia

catia.scricciolo@univr.it 045 802 8341

Taschini Luca

luca.taschini@univr.it 045 802 8736

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

CURRICULUM TIPO:
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
9
C
(SECS-P/11)
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/01)
9
B
(SECS-S/06)
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
6
F
(-)

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
9
C
(SECS-P/11)
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/01)
9
B
(SECS-S/06)

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
6
F
(-)
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S003194

Coordinatore

Paolo Frigo

Credits

6

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

SECS-S/06 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS OF ECONOMICS, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCES

Language

Italian

Period

Secondo Semestre Magistrali dal Feb 27, 2017 al Jun 1, 2017.

Learning outcomes

The course will provide students with the mathematical and logical skills needed to address the main actuarial problems in life and non-life insurance, with particular reference to the determination of premiums and reserves as well as the evaluation of profitability and riskiness of insurance portfolios.
The course consists of two modules, dedicated to Life and non-Life insurance. During the semester some seminars on selected topics, held by industry experts, will be offered.

Program

Non-Life Module
1. Basic knowledge
• Basics of insurance business: risk transfer, risk pooling, types of non-life insurance, technical management of portfolios
• Equivalence premium, risk loading calculation principles, net premium
• Premium calculation through statistical observation
• Gross premium
2. Risk theory
• Introduction to collective risk theory: the compound model
• Claims count and severity distributions
• Parameters estimation
• Methods for calculating the compound distribution (hints)
3. Tariffication
• Risk classes
• Simple tariffication methods
4. Claims reserving
• Basic concepts and triangular representation of data and indicators
• Deterministic algorithms: Chain Ladder, Bornhuetter-Ferguson, Fisher-Lange (hints)

Life Module
1. Basic Knowledge
• Mutuality and Solidarity
• Life insurance products
• Life table
2. Premiums and Reserves
• Net premium, Gross premium
• Technical rate (difference between prudential basis and realistic basis)
• Actuarial values
• Mathematical reserve
• Single premiums, periodic premiums
• Risk premiums and saving premiums
• Surrender values and paid-up values
3. Finance in life insurance
• With-profit policies
4. Profits in a life insurance portfolio
• The total profit
• Mortality/Longevity Risk
• Profit Testing

Topics of the seminars:
• Reinsurance
• Pension plans
• Solvency II

Textbooks
Non Life Module:
• Wuthrich, Mario V., Non-Life Insurance: Mathematics & Statistics;
free download in SSRN newtowk at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2319328 or at http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2319328
Life Module:
• Olivieri Annamaria, Pitacco Ermanno: Introduction to Insurance Mathematics – Technical and Financial Features of Risk Transfers, Springer (2011);
http://www.springer.com/mathematics/applications/book/978-3-642-16028-8

Examination Methods

A spoken test will be held. The test has the purpose to verify breadth and depth of the acquired knowledge, models learnt, property of language.

Type D and Type F activities

List of courses with unassigned period
years Modules TAF Teacher
Programming in Matlab D Not yet assigned
Programming in SAS D Not yet assigned
Programming Stata (3 cfu) D Not yet assigned
1° 2° Advanced Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)
1° 2° Excel Laboratory (Verona) D Marco Minozzo (Coordinatore)

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Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

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