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**Professional Accreditation** **and Recognition**

Students are given accreditation to the Ordinary Certificate if they have passed at grade 3/C+ or above in the following courses.

· STAT S242 Statistics in Society

· MATH S280 Statistical Methods for Decision Analysis

Students are given accreditation to the Higher Certificate if they have fulfilled either one of the following requirements:

(a) Obtained grade 3/C+ or above in the following courses.

· STAT S242 Statistics in Society

· MATH S280 Statistical Methods for Decision Analysis

· MATH S346 Linear Statistical Modelling

· MATH S350 Applied Probability Models for Decision Making

(b) Obtained accreditation to the Ordinary Certificate through the Hong Kong Statistical Society, and also obtained grade 3/C+ or above in the following courses.

· MATH S346 Linear Statistical Modelling

· MATH S350 Applied Probability Models for Decision Making

Students are given accreditation to the entire Graduate Diploma if they have passed at grade 3/C+ or above in the following courses.

· STAT S242 Statistics in Society

· MATH S280 Statistical Methods for Decision Analysis

· MATH S249 Practical Modern Statistics

· MATH S346 Linear Statistical Modelling

· MATH S350 Applied Probability Models for Decision Making

· STAT S347 Mathematical Statistics

Students are given accreditation to individual modules of Graduate Diploma if they have passed at grade 3/C+ or above in the following courses.

· MATH S280 + MATH S350 accreditation to Module 1 of Graduate Diploma

· MATH S249 + MATH S350 accreditation to Module 3 of Graduate Diploma

· STAT S242 + MATH S346 accreditation to Module 4 of Graduate Diploma

· For individuals who have obtained accreditation to Modules 1, 3 and 4 of Graduate Diploma by the Hong Kong Statistical Society, and have passed STAT S347 at grade 3/C+ or above will be given accreditation to the entire Graduate Diploma.

Students who have obtained accreditation to the entire Graduate Diploma are deemed to have fulfilled the requirements of **Graduate Statistician membership** of the Hong Kong Statistical Society.

*Remark: Among discontinued courses, successful completion of MATH S242 is considered as completion of STAT S242, and completion of **MATH S245**/**MATH S246**/**MATH S248** is considered as completion of **MATH S280**, and completion of **MATH S343** is considered as completion of **MATH S350** and completion of **MATH S345** is considered as completion of **MATH S346**.*

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