I want to send a formal email to describe my order of preference of some courses that I want to study. Is it correct to say :

With the following set of preference:

  1. course a
  2. course b
  3. course c
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    This would probably be more appropriate on our English Language Learners site. – David M Mar 3 '14 at 23:24
  • Also, I'm not quite certain what you wish to say? Is this your order of preferences? Because you'd say: I prefer the following in order: – David M Mar 3 '14 at 23:25
  • @DavidM ,yes it is my order of preferences. thank you – evagjohn Mar 3 '14 at 23:41

More usual would be "in the following order of preference:"

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