Insurance (INS)

INS 100

INTRODUCTION TO INSURANCE

1 UNIT

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 1 hour

Offered: ALL

Covers the basics of the modern insurance system, how insurance products and services are distributed to the consumer, how insurance company departments function, the importance of the risk management process, civil laws and torts, insurance contracts, and how reinsurance is used to create an insurance company and insure high liability limits. [D; CSU]

INS 103

INSURANCE CODE AND ETHICS

1 UNIT

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 1 hour

Offered: ALL

Addresses the ethical considerations one must support in order to succeed in the insurance industry and presents the ethical issues with which employees working in insurance offices will be involved. [D; CSU]

INS 121

PRINCIPLES OF PROPERTY AND LIABILITY INSURANCE

3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Covers the fundamentals of property and liability insurance, including types of insurers, institutions that provide insurance, how it is regulated, and measurements of financial performance. Includes insurance contracts, loss exposure, and risk management. [D; CSU]

INS 122

PERSONAL INSURANCE

3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Covers the fundamentals of insurance, including automobile, homeowners, fire, earthquake, marine, personal property, liability, life, and health insurance. [D; CSU]

INS 123

COMMERCIAL INSURANCE

3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Covers the whole of commercial insurance, including business income insurance, commercial crime insurance, equipment breakdown insurance, inland and ocean marine insurance, commercial general liability insurance, commercial automobile insurance, business owners policies, farm insurance, workers compensation and employers liability insurance, and other miscellaneous coverage. [D; CSU]

INS 299

INDEPENDENT STUDY

1-3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Individual study or research in some area of insurance of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the college. [D; CSU]