Qualification Exemption from Hong Kong Statistical Society

Hong Kong Statistical Society Website:http://www.hkss.org.hk/

The Hong Kong Statistical Society offers Open University of Hong Kong students exemption from its Ordinary Certificate and Higher Certificate in Statistics Examination. Details are given below.

Exemption of Ordinary Certificate in Statistics:

Students are given exemption from the Ordinary Certificate Examination if they have achieved a Pass 3 or above under the old grading system or C+ or above under the new grading system in

Note: MATH S242 has replaced by STATS242 since 2016.

Exemption of Higher Certificate in Statistics:

Students are given exemption from the higher Certificate Examination if they have fulfilled either one of the following requirements:

(a) obtained a Pass 3 or above under the old grading system or C+ or above under the new grading system in

(b) obtained or granted exemption from Ordinary Certificate from Hong Kong Statistical Society, plus obtained a Pass 3 or above under the old grading system or C+ or above under the new grading system in MATH S346 Linear statistical modelling and MATH S350 Applied Probability Models for Decision making.

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

Furthermore, exemption from the Higher Certificate examination entitles students to directly apply to sit for the Hong Kong Statistical Society Graduate Diploma examination in order to obtain higher professional statistics qualifications.

Chinese version

香港統計學會

香港統計學會給予香港公開大學學生豁免普通證書和高級證書考試。詳細情況如下:

普通證書考試

學員完成 MATH S242/STATS242 社會統計學及 MATH S280 統計決策分析,並於舊成績評核制度下取得「及格三」或以上的成績或新成績評核制度下取得「C+」或以上的成績,可申請豁免香港統計學會普通證書考試。

高級證書考試

學員符合下列 (a) (b)要求,可申請豁免香港統計學會高級證書考試。

(a)完成 MATH S242/STATS242 社會統計學、MATH S280 統計決策分析、MATH S346 線性統計模型及 MATH S350 決策學概率模型,並於舊成績評核制度下取得「及格三」或以上的成績或新成績評核制度下取得「C+」或以上的成績

(b) 香港統計學會 取得或豁免授予普通證書豁免,上完成 MATH S346 線性統計模型及 MATH S350 決策學概率模型,並於舊成績評核制度下取得「及格三」或以上的成績或新成績評核制度下取得「C+」或以上的成績。

在已停辦科目中,

凡修畢 MATH S242 會等同已修畢 STAT S242;修畢MATH S245/ MATH S246/ MATH S248會等同已修畢MATH S280;修畢MATH S343 會等同已修畢MATH S350;以及修畢MATH S345會等同已修畢MATH S346

 

此外,獲豁免高級證書考試的學員可直接報考香港統計學會研究生文憑考試,以取得更高的專業統計資格。