Articles tagged "Education"

Actuarial Education Team - new hires

With a new education model approved for implementation beginning in 2019, Daniel Smith, Convener of the Education Strategy Review Committee, outlines the backgrounds of three newly hired actuarial educators at the Institute.

Education Strategy Review - An update

The key focus of the last Institute Council Meeting was the Education Strategy Review. The goal is to improve our qualification education system, starting with Part III, which is provided by the Institute. Here, President Jenny Lyon outlines where the process is up to.

Have your say on the education review

The 2016 Education Review has commenced. Gae Robinson, Convenor of the Education Council Committee and Principal at Finity, outlines the purpose of the review and tells us how members can provide feedback on all aspects of Parts I, II and III of the qualification education program.

Problem Solved with Careers Advisers

More than 150 Careers Advisers packed into Actuaries Institute HQ last month to hear what the profession has to offer high school students in their prospective careers.

New MOOC introduces Actuarial Science

A new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) “An Introduction to Actuarial Science” has attracted students from 139 different countries. Adam Butt, Senior Lecturer at ANU, explains what's involved.


Academia is not the “real” world

This month's editorial comes from Adam Butt, Senior lecturer in Actuarial Studies and Statistics at ANU.

Educating Future Actuaries

The International Actuarial Association (IAA) is tackling this challenge by producing a new syllabus representing the minimum that a newly qualified actuary (an Associate in Australian terms) must have mastered.

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An Analytics-Minded Actuaries Guide to MOOCs*

* Massive Open Online Courses

No Fork Required – An Australian Traveller in Asia’s Insurance World

An Australian Traveller in Asia’s Insurance World – Vice President and Chief Pricing Actuary (Asia) at RGA Alissa Holz shares her Experience

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