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Actuarial Science Honours, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) ,
This course enables students to pursue further studies in actuarial applications in order to fulfil the part ll requirements of the Actuaries Institute, and to undertake their own significant research project in interesting actuarial areas.

About

We are WA’s most preferred university and are globally recognised for our strong connections with industry, high-impact research and wide range of innovative courses. We are also WA’s largest and most multicultural university, welcoming more than 52,000 students, around a third of whom come from a country other than Australia.

Curtin graduates with a postgraduate degree earned the highest salaries among their graduate peers in Western Australia according to the 2018 Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) report.

Higher education is in the midst of a global revolution and Curtin is among those leading the challenge! Our ambition is to be a global university recognised for innovation in learning and teaching, offering the opportunity of a quality and prestigious Curtin education to learners anywhere in the world.

Accreditation

It forms part of AIAA (Associate of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia) and FIAA (Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    200 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Actuarial Control Cycle 1
  • Actuarial Science Honours Dissertation 1
  • Actuarial Science Honours Dissertation 2
  • Actuarial Control Cycle 2
  • Actuarial lnvestments and Asset Modelling
  • Operations Research
  • Industrial Modelling and Optimisation
  • Supply Chain Modelling and Optimisation
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Applied Statistics
  • Logistics Modelling and Optimisation
  • Applied Mathematical Modelling
  • Network Optimisation

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 70 or equivalent
  • English Language proficiency
For more information, please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    31400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31400 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    9800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9800 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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