Checking date: 01/07/2021


Course: 2021/2022

International insurance law
(14242)
Study: Master in Actuarial and Financial Sciences (224)
EPE


Coordinating teacher: CANDELARIO MACIAS, MARIA ISABEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Private Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS

Course:
Semester:




Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Grade own materials in Law, Economics, Business Administration, among others.
Objectives
Monitoring the Insurance Law course will allow students to acquire the following skills (including international perspective): 1. Understand the insurer phenomenon from a legal perspective, in relation to their economic and in accordance with the budgets of the actuarial function. 2. Identify the problems underlying the insurance business: risk, interest and coverage. 3. Analyze from a critical view the draft model clausulados and policies 4. Distinguish the figure of insurance contract other forms of forecasting, savings and investment.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Fundamentals of insurance. The Insurance Market 2. International Insurance Law A. Public Insurance Law B. Private Insurance Law C.International Insurance Law 3. Organization of Insurance Market A.Insurance and reinsurance activity B. Insurance anda reinsurance intermediation 4. Supervision of the Insurance Market A.Conditions of access and exercise to the activity B. Conditions of access and exercise to the activity of private insurance and reinsurance intermediation 5. Transparency in the Insurance Market 6. Technology and Digitization in the Insurance Market 7. Insurance Contracts A. General B. Damage Insurance C. Large Risks and International policies D. Personal Insurance 8. Pension Plans and Funds
Learning activities and methodology
The different activities will be scheduled and uploaded to Aula Global for your knowledge. The proposed acquisition of skills and the development of skills and desired skills require the application of suitable training activities for a perfect combination of theoretical elements and practical elements. This approach is specified in the following teaching-learning: - Acquisition of theoretical elements through the presentation and discussion reviews - Understanding controversial issues extracted by analyzing practical cases of the business reality and jurisprudence. Promoting teamwork. - Implementation of practical tools by simulating professions experiences recreated in the classroom (or virtual).
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • CANDELARIO MACÍAS Y OTROS. GPS SOCIEDADES. TIRANT LO BLANCH. 2020
  • CANDELARIO MACÍAS, MARÍA ISABEL Y OTROS. MANUAL PRÁCTICO DE DERECHO MERCANTIL. TIRANT LO BLANCH. 2018

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.