In your academic journey with Life and Disability Insurance Underwriting, you will develop knowledge and understanding about the underwriting considerations for life, disability, and critical illness insurance, including both medical and non-medical factors, as well as knowledge of the major disorders and diseases of the body.
This text provides a practical, managerial approach to the subject and gives you a rich variety of examples and applications to illustrate the main principles through simple, yet effective learning aids.
Each chapter begins with a list of learning outcomes that you can expect to achieve by studying the topic. This is followed by a statement on why the topic is important. Together, they set out a clear contextual framework for you, within which you will conduct your study, being at all times conscious of why you are studying the topic.
This text begins with a description of the anatomy and physiology of the human body. Major disorders and diseases are detailed along with non-medical risk factors, leading to an assessment of financial risk. Life and disability insurance underwriting operations are described and the mechanics of underwriting are discussed in detail, in the context of underwriting considerations and constraints for life, disability, and critical illness insurance, in both medical and non-medical fields.
Scattered throughout, are insightful thought primers that will set you thinking of what you have just read, learning activities and case studies that will help you reflect on issues as if you were facing them in the real-world.
Towards the end are a collection of rich review questions and tutorial questions to help you assimilate what you have learned and put your knowledge and skills to the test.
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