Social Insurance

General

Prefix

FIRE

Course Number

479

Course Level

Undergraduate

College/School

Herberger Business School

Description

Economic security; public and worker's compensation programs designed to
alleviate the perils of premature death, poor health, retirement, unemployment, and poverty. Program structure, financing, policy.

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Outline the major social insurance programs in the U.S.

Outcome

Apply basic risk management techniques to public risk exposures.

Outcome

Discern the difference between private sector risk management and public sector risk management.

Dependencies

Programs

FIRE479 is a completion requirement for: