Introduction to Actuarial Studies and Statistics

Presented by ANU College of Business & Economics

Actuaries combine skills from mathematics, statistics, economics, and finance to assess, evaluate and manage future financial risk, thereby addressing a wide range of practical problems in long-term financial planning and management. Statistics is concerned with the study of quantitative data analysis, including estimation, prediction and hypothesis testing. It has applications in many fields including the physical, biological and social sciences as well as business, finance, engineering and information technology. Come along to this talk to find out more about these disciplines, and the exciting and rewarding careers they can lead to.