Main Concerns in Taking Late-Drop or Pass/Fail Grading Options (for 2nd term 2019/20)

Date Posted: 
24 April, 2020

The University has just announced the “One-Off Arrangement for Late-drop and Pass/Fail Grading Options for Undergraduate Course Offered in Term 2, 2019-20”. According to the One-Off Arrangement, undergraduate students are given the following options

  1. to late-drop, or
  2. to opt for Pass/Fail grading.

  • Students need to apply directly to the Registration and Examination Section (RES)
  • Application period: April 27 to May 2, 2020
  • Please see the University’s announcement for more details.
  • The following are some main concerns that students should consider when choosing these options for various courses:

Examples:

1. late drop 2010 - > cannot take 2020 in the coming term, even successfully registered.

2. Pass/Fail grade for 1010 -> cannot declare math major in phase II.

MATH

Late Drop

Pass/Fail grade

1010

Co-requisite for 1050, and 2221,

Must obtain C+ or above for phase II declaration

Pre-requisite for 1540, 2010, 2050, and 2070, 2530, 2550

1020

*service course, please check with the relevant department

1030

Co-requisite for 1050, 2010, and 2221

Must obtain C+ or above for phase II declaration

Pre-requisite for 2040, 2050, 2070, and 3215, 3360

Must obtain A- or above as part of the pre-requisite for 2040 (without 1050)

1050

Co-requisite for 1010, 1030, 2010

Pre-requisite for 2020, 2040, 2050, and 2070

1510

*service course, please check with the relevant department

Must obtain Grade B or above as Pre-requisite for 1050, 2010, 2050, and 2070, 2530, 2550 (without 1010)

Pre-requisite for ENGG1130

1520

*service course, please check with the relevant department

Must obtain Grade B or above as Pre-requisite for 1050, 2010, 2050, and 2070, 2530, 2550 (without 1010)

1530

*service course, please check with the relevant department

1540

*service course, please check with the relevant department

1550

*service course, please check with the relevant department

2010

Pre-requisite for 2020, 3360

2020

Pre-requisite for 2230

2050

Co-requisite for 4400

Pre-requisite for 2060, 3093, 4900

2060

Co-requisite for 4400

Pre-requisite for 3093

2221

Pre-requisite for 3360

2230

Pre-requisite for 4060

3030

Pre-requisite for 3040, 4080

3320

Pre-requisite for 4280

3330

Pre-requisite for 4280

4400

Capstone

4900

Capstone