Reference : Undergraduate Bulletin 2015-2016

Degree Conferred: Bachelor of Business Administration (Insurance)
B.B.A. (Insurance)

Program Objectives: To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows:

  • Morally sound, committed to acting justly and open to further growth.
  • Possess knowledge of the principles and theories of insurance and able to apply them to insurance business,
  • Understand and have awareness of insurance professional standards and ethics.
  • Able to apply analytical tools and conceptual frameworks to solve business problems.
  • Able to work as a team and motivate others to work.
  • Have positive attitude, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, IT skills and entrepreneurial skills.

A. General Education Courses 40 Credits

Language

Language Courses 15 Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 2000 English III 3
BG 2001 English IV 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3

Social Science

Social Science Courses 13 Credits
BG 2400 Macroeconomics 3
BG 2401 Microeconomics 3
GE 1204 Physical Education 1
GE 2202 Ethics 3
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3

Humanities

Humanities Courses 6 Credits
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3

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Science and Mathematics Courses 6 Credits
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3

B. Specialized Courses 93 Credits

Business Core Courses

Business Core Courses 48 Credits
ACT 1600 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
ACT 2620 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting 3
BG 1201 Statistics I 3
BG 1400 Business Law I 3
BG 1401 Business Law II 3
BG 2200 Statistics II 3
BIS 1141 Business Software Applications 0
BIS 2180 Information Technology 3
BIS 3340 Computer Tools in Research 0
FIN 2700 Money, Banking and Financial Markets 3
FIN 3701 Corporate Finance 3
IBM 2702 International Business Environment 3
MGT 2900 Principles of Management 3
MGT 3905 Operations Management 3
MGT 3907 Business Communication 3
MGT 3940 Business Research Methodology 3
MGT 4914 Entrepreneurship 3
MKT 2280 Principles of Marketing 3

Major Required Courses

Major Required Courses 30 Credits
INS 3101 Principles of Risk Management and Insurance 3
INS 3102 Insurance Law 3
INS 3201 Property Insurance 3
INS 3202 Casualty Insurance 3
INS 3301 Principles of Life Assurance 3
INS 4104 Reinsurance 3
INS 4203 Marine and Aviation Insurance 3
INS 4206 Essentials of Risk Management 3
INS 4302 Accident, Group and Health Insurance 3
INS 4303 Life Assurance Underwriting 3

Concentration Courses

Students must choose one of the three following plans as their concentration courses.
Plan A: Major Concentration Courses 15 Credits
Or Plan B: Business Concentration Courses 15 Credits
Or Plan C: Major Elective Courses 15 Credits

Plan A

PLAN A – Major Concentration Courses 15 Credits
Students pursuing PLAN A must select one of the following concentration in the major area and study the five specified courses.
Property and Casualty Insurance Credits
INS 3203 Engineering Insurance 3
INS 4103 Insurance Marketing 3
INS 4204 Property and Casualty Insurance Accounting and Finance 3
INS 4205 Survey and Claim Management in Property and Casualty Insurance 3
INS 4207 Insurance Management 3
Life Assurance Credits
INS 4304 Life Assurance Mathematics 3
INS 4305 Claim Management in Life Assurance 3
INS 4306 Life Assurance and Financial Planning 3
INS 4307 Life Assurance Agency Administration 3
INS 4308 Managing for Solvency and Proifitability in Life Assurance 3

Plan B

PLAN B – Business Concentration Courses 15 Credits
Students pursuing PLAN B must select a concentration in other business areas and study the five specified courses.
Accounting  
ACT 3602 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACT 3603 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACT 3614 Taxation I 3
ACT 3622 Cost Accounting 3
ACT 3629 Profits Planning and Control 3
Business Information System  
BIS 3315 Programming and Algorithms 3
BIS 3635 Database Systems 3
BIS 3655 Data Communications and Networking 3
BIS 3666 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3
BIS 4675 Information Systems Project Management 3
Finance and Banking  
FIN 3711 Investment 3
FIN 3712 Money and Capital Markets 3
FIN 3713 Business Analysis and Valuation 3
FIN 4813 Financial Management 3
FIN 4815 Bank Management 3
Hospitality and Tourism Management  
HTM 3101 Introduction to Hospitality Management 3
HTM 3102 Introduction to Tourism Management 3
HTM 3103 Consumer Behavior in Hospitality and Tourism Industry 3
HTM 3205 Marketing for Hospitality and Tourism 3
HTM 3211 Food and Beverage Management 3
International Business Management  
IBM 3711 Comparative Management 3
IBM 3713 International Management 3
IBM 3714 Export-Import Policy and Strategy 3
IBM 4811 International Strategic Management 3
MKT 3620 Global Marketing 3
Industrial Management  
IDM 3203 Logistics and Supply Chain Management 3
IDM 3204 Industrial Safety and Risk Management 3
IDM 4201 Manufacturing Planning and Control 3
IDM 4203 Quality Management 3
IDM 4206 Industrial Environmental Management 3
Management  
MGT 3915 Project Management 3
MGT 3917 Innovation and Change Management 3
MGT 3922 Introduction to New Ventures 3
MGT 4910 Productivity and Quality Management 3
MGT 4916 Negotiation Strategy 3
Marketing  
MKT 3525 Sales Management 3
MKT 3530 Consumer Behavior 3
MKT 4725 Competitive Analysis and Strategy 3
MKT 4730 Marketing Management 3
MKT 4809 Marketing for Services 3
Real Estate  
REM 3111 Principles of Real Estate 3
REM 3112 Real Estate Law 3
REM 3113 Real Estate Economics 3
REM 3114 Building Design and Construction Techniques 3
REM 3211 Principles of Real Estate Development 3

Plan C

PLAN C – Major Elective Courses
Students pursuing PLAN C must select any five major elective courses.
INS 3203 Engineering Insurance 3
INS 4103 Insurance Marketing 3
INS 4105 Seminar in Insurance 3
INS 4106 Information Management in Insurance 3
INS 4204 Property and Casualty Insurance Accounting and Finance 3
INS 4205 Survey and Claim Management in Property and Casualty Insurance 3
INS 4207 Insurance Management 3
INS 4208 Internship in Property and Casualty Insurance (240 Hours) 3
INS 4209 Directed Studies in Property & Casualty Insurance 3
INS 4210 Risk Control and Risk Financing 3
INS 4304 Life Assurance Mathematics 3
INS 4305 Claim Management in Life Assurance 3
INS 4306 Life Assurance and Financial Planning 3
INS 4307 Life Assurance Agency Administration 3
INS 4308 Managing for Solvency and Profitability in Life Assurance 3
INS 4309 Internship in Life Assurance (240 Hours) 3
INS 4310 Directed Studies in Life Assurance 3
BIS 3587 Principles of Electronic Commerce 3
FIN 3724 Financial Feasibility Planning 3
FIN 3725 Managerial Economics 3

C. Free Elective Courses 9 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 9 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).


Study Plan

First and Second Year (Freshmen and Sophomore)
During the freshmen year, all students in Martin de Tours School of Management pursue the same study plan consisting of general education courses and business core courses, which provide them with the basic knowledge on all the disciplines in business. The study plan also prepares the students with adequate knowledge to select a concentration that suits his/her ability, background, and career preferences.

Third and Fourth Year (Junior and Senior)
During the junior and senior years, students who select the Insurance Major follow the Insurance program of studies:

  1. Ten Major Required Courses
  2. Five Concentration Courses
    Plan A: Major Concentration Courses
    Or Plan B: Business Concentration Courses
    Or Plan C: Major Elective Courses
  3. Three Free Elective Courses

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
BG 1201 Statistics I 3
BG 1400 Business Law I 3
GE 1204 Physical Education 1
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For international students) 3
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
ACT 1600 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting 3
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1401 Business Law II 3
BG 2200 Statistics II 3
BG 2401 Microeconomics 3
BIS 1141 Business Software Applications 0
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3
  Total 18

Second Year

SECOND YEAR  
First Semester    
Course Code Course Title Credits
ACT 2620 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting 3
BG 2000 English III 3
BG 2400 Macroeconomics 3
BIS 2180 Information Technology 3
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3
MGT 2900 Principles of Management 3
  Total 18
Second Semester  
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 2001 English IV 3
FIN 2700 Money, Banking and Financial Markets 3
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
GE 2202 Ethics 3
IBM 2702 International Business Environment 3
MKT 2280 Principles of Marketing 3
  Total 18

Third Year

THIRD YEAR
First Semester  
Course Code Course Title Credits
BIS 3340 Computer Tools in Research 0
FIN 3701 Corporate Finance 3
INS 3101 Principles of Risk Management and Insurance 3
INS 3102 Insurance Law 3
MGT 3905 Operations Management 3
  One Free Elective Course 3
  One Free Elective Course 3
  Total 18
Second Semester  
Course Code Course Title Credits
INS 3201 Property Insurance 3
INS 3202 Casualty Insurance 3
INS 3301 Principles of Life Assurance 3
MGT 3907 Business Communication 3
MGT 3940 Business Research Methodology 3
  One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course 3
  Total 18

Fourth Year

FOURTH YEAR
First Semester  
Course Code Course Title Credits
INS 4203 Marine and Aviation Insurance 3
INS 4302 Advanced Life and Health Insurance 3
INS 4303 Life Assurance Underwriting 3
MGT 4914 Entrepreneurship 3
  One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course 3
  One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course 3
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
INS 4206 Essential of Risk Management 3
INS 4104 Reinsurance 3
  One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course 3
  One Plan A / Plan B / Plan C Course 3
  One Free Elective Course 3
  Total 15