Insurance (ISR)

ISR 130 - Principles of Insurance

Course Description

Effective: 2012-05-01

Presents the basic concepts and history of the insurance industry. Includes the types of insurance, how they are regulated, financial performance measures, marketing, underwriting, claims, contracts, property loss exposures, liability loss exposures and risk transfer and management.Examines state's insurance laws and regulations.
(3 Cr.) Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to provide an introduction to the insurance industry, illustration of the relevant concepts for insurance and state laws that peliain to the insurance industry.

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ISR 260 - Commercial Insurance

Course Description

Effective: 2012-05-01

Presents an overview of common insurance for a business environment. Includes commercial property, commercial general liability, commercial auto, workers compensation and employer's liability and other forms related to a business operation.
3 Credits, 3 Lecture, 3 Contact
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to provide an explanation of the insurance needs of a business, related to their daily operations and other phases of the business life cycle.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Applied locally

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ISR 262 - Personal Insurance

Course Description

Effective: 2012-05-01

Presents an overview of personal insurance. Emphasis is on automobile, recreational vehicles, homeowners, personal property and personal liability. Provides a comprehensive review of personal insurance issues and planning.
3 Credits, 3 Lecture, 3 Contact
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to provide an explanation of insurance related to an individual or family and the coverage need and the planning involved.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

None

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ISR 266 - Life and Health Insurance

Course Description

Effective: 2012-05-01

Presents an overview of life and health insurance. Includes types of life insurance, types of annuities, disability, and health insurance. Provides a comprehensive review of group and individual insurance for each area of life and health insurance.
(3 Cr.) Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to provide an explanation of insurance related life and health insurance, focusing on the current and future needs of the client.

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ISR 270 - Insurance Agency Operations and Technology

Course Description

Effective: 2012-05-01

Explores the internal operations of an insurance agency such as typical policies, distribution channels, careers, procedures and workflow. Examines information management processes and technology utilized.
(3 Cr.) Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to illustrate how the work flows through an insurance agency and the technology used to perform the day to day activities.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Applied locally

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