The objective of this unit is to provide an understanding of the principles and practices of private medical insurance (PMI) and the ability to apply this knowledge to practical situations.
Recommended study hours: 100
This includes a printed study text, ebook and a printable PDF (ebook and PDF available on RevisionMate, with access granted for 12 months after enrolment) with electronic updates. Updates are available for 12 months after enrolment (further details on updates are included on the title page of the study text).
Developed to assist you in understanding and learning the exam syllabus, the study text breaks down the syllabus into concise sections, with each chapter containing clearly defined learning outcomes and a series of self-test questions.
ebooks are compatible with most portable electronic devices including Android tablets/smart phones, Kindles and iPads/iPhones. They can also be viewed on desktop and laptop computers using appropriate EPUB/Kindle reader software (required).
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PDFs can be opened and printed with Adobe Acrobat Reader (free download from http://www.adobe.com). You can also view a PDF on most portable electronic devices including Android tablets/smart phones, Kindles and iPads/iPhones.
It is strongly recommended that you:
• print double-sided, if supported by your printer.
You will have access to an unrivalled suite of online services to support your studies through our RevisionMate study tool. Please note: access is granted for 12 months after enrolment.
Support typically includes a study planner, a knowledge check (multiple-choice test) facility covering each chapter, student discussion forum, the latest examination guide and hints and tips on how to pass the exam. Full details will be provided with your study text.
This comprises a past paper, examiners' comments on candidates' performance and key points for inclusion in your answers.
Exams can be booked at the point of enrolment or at a later date.
We offer the option for you to extend the life of your enrolment once your course has expired and receive the next edition of the study text together with electronic updates. This option is renewable on an annual basis.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May 2018. Examinations will be reflective of GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018 from 25 May 2018.