APPLIES TO ACADEMIC YEAR 2012/2013
FAK 2627 Motor Insurance Claims Handling part B|
Responsible for the course
Department of Accounting - Auditing and Law
According to study plan
Language of instruction
This course is based on knowledge adapted from Motor Insurance and Motor Insurance Claims Handling 1. The course is the last course for claims handlers wanting to achieve an authorization in Motor Insurance, and the topics examined thoroughly are of special importance.
After this course the students will have obtained a thorough knowledge of the Motor Vehicle Liability Act and other relevant rules and regulations concerning motor vehicle insurance, and will be able to account for practical claims handling by the rules and regulation regarding accidents and damages where motor vehicles is involved. They will obtain a thorough understanding regarding deprivation and recourse. The students will also obtain basic skills regarding the principles of claims for damages for personal injury, especially the first phase.
At the end of this course, the students will be able to solve most practical issues that may come into being in claims handling topics regarding damage done to property and simple personal injury claims in Motor Insurance.
During the course, the students should have acquired a conscious attitude to the fact that their professional choices and advices first and foremost are of importance for other people than themselves.
The courses Introduction to Insurance ,Basic Claims Handling, Introduction to Law part 1. Motor Insurance, Motor Insurance Claims Handling 1 and at least one year work experience at a Claims handling division.
Engstrøm, Bjørn, Ole Andresen og Terje Bryn. 2005. Bilansvaret. 2. utg. Universitetsforlaget. 260 sider
Smedsrud, Kjell, red.. 2002. Skadeoppgjør Motorvogn del 2. 6. utgave. BI Forsikring. 132 sider
Trosdahl, Kristian, red. 2012. Personskadeoppgjør. 8. utg. BI Forsikring. 390 totalt / pensum blir fra utvalgte deler fra kap. 7-11 og kap. 12-14. Boka er under revisjon.
Lover, forskrifter, utdelt materiell
Settlements of claims regarding liability in negligence
Cases of doubt
Recourse (in-depth study)
Damages for personal injury.
Compensation according to Third party motor insurance –
Motor Vehicle Liability Act (bal.) § 7
Learning process and workload
Organized as distance education based on self-tuition and 4 send-ins (not mandatory).
Intensive seminars are organized and participation is mandatory (2+2 days)
Recommended workload in hours:
5 hours individual written exam. If used for Authorization the candidate must obtain at least grade C.
FAK 26271 Motor Insurance Claims Handling B. Written examination, which account for 100 % of the final grade in the course FAK 2627 Motor Insurance Claims Handling B.
Examination support materials
All support materials allowed including a BI-defined exam calculator. TEXAS INSTRUMENTS BA II Plus™
Examination support materials are specified under examination information in our web-based Student Handbook. Please note the use of calculator and dictionary. http://www.bi.edu/studenthandbook/examaids
Re-sit examination is offered at the next scheduled course.
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