Understanding Insurance Types

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Course Description

In this day and age, it is more important than ever for both individuals and businesses to be covered for the unexpected.  Do you know what types of coverage you should have?  There are many types to choose from the most popular to the most bizarre.

This course will teach you in depth detail about what types of insurance are available, as well as how insurance works.  You will learn about the different types of insurance and the many benefits it can have to your financial health.

Here are just a few topics that are covered in this thorough course:  1) life insurance, 2) health insurance, 3) auto insurance, and much more.  You will learn about important topics such as who is covered and how insurance coverage works from beginning to payout.

With the at times shaky financial state of the world, it is more important than ever to protect yourself, your family, and even your business from the unknown.  This course will teach you about different types of insurance coverage in great detail.

Course Requirements

This course will not require you to have previous experience in any particular area but you should have a high school reading level. No books will be required

Course Topics


Lesson 1: Introduction

Lesson 2: Health Insurance

Lesson 3: Auto Insurance

Lesson 4: Life Insurance

Lesson 5: Gap Insurance

Lesson 6: Accident or Sickness Insurance

Lesson 7: Property Insurance

Lesson 8: Liability Insurance

Lesson 9: Other Types of Insurance

Lesson 10: Conclusion

Course Materials

All course materials is provided in this class. There is no need to buy additional resources.

Grading Policy

Several lessons will be accompanied by a written assignment and a brief quiz  . Students will successfully complete this course by mastering all learning outcomes with 70% or higher overall grade.

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Define health insurance.
  • Describe auto insurance.
  • Describe life insurance.
  • Know gap insurance.
  • Define accident or illness insurance.
  • Describe property insurance.
  • Know liability insurance.
  • Identify other types of insurance, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
Lesson 1 Assignment2
Exam 110
Lesson 2 Assignment1
Exam 28
Lesson 3 Assignment1
Exam 310
Exam 410
Exam 510
Exam 610
Exam 710
Exam 810
Exam 910
Exam 109
The Final Exam49
Total Points:150

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