APPLIES TO ACADEMIC YEAR 2014/2015
FAK 2626 Motor Insurance Claims Handling part A
Responsible for the course
Department of Accounting - Auditing and Law
According to study plan
Language of instruction
This course will give a thorough examination through most aspects of claims handling regarding motor insurance claims, both private and industry. Mandatory authorization course for claims handlers working with motor insurance claims.
The students shall obtain a thorough knowledge of relevant laws, terms and regulations of the insurance companies´ policy conditions regarding claims handling of motor vehicles. The students shall acquire a practical understanding of how a claims handler´s tasks can be solved and how a systematic claims handling technique regarding damages of motor vehicles will be given.
At the end of this course, the students should be able to evaluate motor vehicle damages and claims experience and carry out simple claims .
During the course, the students should have acquired a conscious attitude to the fact that their professional choices and advises first and foremost are of importance for other people than themselves.
The courses Introduction to Insurance or similar, Motor Insurance, and at least one year work experience at a claims handling division.
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Sollie, Harald. 2002. Skadeoppgjør motorvognforsikring. Del 1. 3. utg. BI Forsikring. 234 sider. Boka er under revisjon
Lover, forskrifter og utdelt materiell
Problem descriptions regarding terms in the insurance policy and The Insurance
Cases of doubt
Special terms and special types of Insurance
Settlements of claims
Apportionment of liability
It´s learning /virtual classroom/intranet facilities)
Learning process and workload
Organized as distance education based on self-tuition and four send-ins (not mandatory).
Intensive seminars 4 days are organized (2+2 days)
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5 hours individual written exam. If used for Authorization the candidate must obtain at least grade C.
FAK 26261 Motor Insurance Claims Handling A. Written examination, which account for 100 % of the final grade in the course FAK 2626 Motor Insurance Claims HandlingA.
Examination support materials
All support materials allowed including BI-approved exam calculator and allowed. TEXAS INSTRUMENTS BA II Plus™
Examination support materials at written examinations are specifies under exam information in our web-based Student Handbook. Please note the use of calculator and dictionary. http://www.bi.edu/studenthandbook/examaids
A re-sit is held at the next scheduled exam in the course.