Insurance Customer Behavior

Seminar: Insurance Customer Behavior (374045)


General characteristics
Title Seminar Insurance Customer Behavior
Course number 374045
Term WiSe 22/23
Offer rhythm Only WiSe
Framework topic (content) Natural Disasters in Developing Countries
Target group / Assignment

MSc PO 2018: Area Finance, Banking and Insurance

Number of places 20
Language Englisch
Location Internal Seminar
Practice partner No
Event frequency Block event
Writing the term paper During the semester
Requirements and support
Objective Students write a seminar paper (group work) on various insurance topics and present their work in a final block session that also includes a group discussion
Required previous knowledge


Supporting course for the introduction to scientific work

Mandatory: Introduction to scientific work at IVBL for MSc


Formal requirements Leitfaden zur Erstellung wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten
General literature


Basic literature for introduction per topic None
Methodology No specific knowledge of methods required
Special software used None
Recommended word processing software No special recommendation
Number of pages for the term paper Depending on group size, see Hinweise für die Anfertigung wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten
Outline meetings Multiple possible
Performance requirements / assessment incl. weighting Compulsory attendance, written part 70% and presentation 30%.
Examiner Prof. Judith Christiane Schneider
Contact M.Sc. Koen van Boxel
Group work and topic assignment
Group work Yes
Group size 4
Procedure for the composition of the groups Preference-based
Topics -
Procedure for topic assignment After confirmation of seminar participation, students will receive a seminar topic list for prioritization purposes
Type of pre-announcement Performance chart by e-mail [koen.vanboxel@insurance.uni-hannover.de], Places are allocated on a "first come first serve" basis.
Pre-registration / Application

From 07.10.2022, 10.00

until 14.10.2022, 12.00

Preliminary discussion / topic presentation / kick-off meeting 28.11.2022, 10.00
Topic Assignment 28.11.2022, 10.00
Binding registration 28.11.2022, 10.00
Start of term paper 28.11.2021
Term paper submission 09.01.2023, 23:59
Submission presentation In the week from 13th to 17th of february
Presentation event In the week from 13th to 17th of february