Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School School of Economics Economics Day Course
Lecture Code G6260501 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 特別講義(損害保険論)
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Special Lectures (Topics in General Insurance)
スズキ ヨシヒサ,ヤマダ タカヒロ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Mon5-8:ECON B257
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Economics
Eligible Students Sophomore and above.
Keywords Risk management, Property and casualty insurance, Natural disaster, ADR, Insurance law.,Practical work experience, SDG_08, SDG_09 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The main emphasis of the class is on the role of insurance in economy and our daily life.  The class also talks about the outline of insurance products with some economic issues.  The lectures are carried out by those persons of affairs in insurance companies or The General Insurance Association of Japan. 
Class Schedule 1. Guidance
2. Insurance law
3. Risks in trafic and insurance 1
4. Risks in trafic and insurance 2
5. Risks in natural disaster and property insurance 1
6. Risks in natural disaster and property insurance 2
7. Marine insurance
8. New type of risks and casualty insurance
9. Complaint, Dispute and ADR
10. Reinsurance & ART
11. Insurance management
12. Business in insurance company
13. The role of insurance in risk management
14. Actuarial science
15. Damage Assessment

Final exam is mandatory. 
Lecture notes are to be downloaded from Moodle in advance. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Lecture notes, Power Point materials 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
The syllabus will be distributed in the first meeting
Requirements Your participation in discussion will be highly evaluatted. 
Grading Method Class performance: 30%, Final Exam:70%. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it This course is a class in which practitioners and experts give lectures. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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