Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

aFIN4113 Risk and Insurance [3].

Students examine the principles of risk management and the use of insurance as a method of managing financial risk exposure. Students learn how to identify the various types of financial risk and to evaluate alternative strategies in order to lessen the impact of unplanned events. The analysis of client insurance needs and methods of determining the type and amount of insurance best suited to each client's situation is examined, incorporating discussions of life, property, liability, homeowner's and personal auto insurance. Also covered are medical and disability insurance and long-term care policies.

Prerequisites: FIN3073.