Computer Science• Series
Understanding Insurance - Advancing Financial Literacy through Programming
Starts in 62 days!
This series will cover different types of insurance like Health Insurance, Property and Casualty Insurance and its importance in personal finance. Students will also learn how to visualize, in Python, the relationship between deductible, out-of-pocket maximum, monthly premiums etc. Students will discuss what they have learned and how these concepts apply in their daily life.
Nikita has been coding since middle school and has taken advanced computer science courses at her high school. She is passionate about applying programming to solve real life problems and is interested in the intersection between programming and finance.
✋ ATTENDANCE POLICY
There is not a strict attendance policy, but some information may be cumulative.
December 3 - December 17
10 / 30
About the Tutor
FinPro World is a student-led non-profit organization committed towards educating students on finance topics through programming in order to instill foundational mathematics and computer science skills combined with sound financial practices that will last for life. We strive to give students the opportunity to explore these areas while enjoying the process - offered through Schoolhouse.world.
This session will cover basics of Insurance. The session will also introduce students to Python programming.
This session will cover Health Insurance and key insurance terms. Students will also visualize, in Python, how much the insurance holder and the insurance company pay for each claim throughout the year. Students will discuss how this concept applies in their daily lives.
This session will cover Property & Casualty Insurance and key insurance terms. Students will also visualize, in Python, the difference between paying one sum at once and paying one sum over the course of a year. Students will discuss how these concepts apply in their daily lives.