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# iGCSE English Language (0522) May 03 2016 Marks for an A

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1. Hi the igcse is 40% coursework, 20% speaking and listening and 40% exam
I got 31/50 in the coursework and 24/30 in my s+l
Can someone tell me what I need in the exam out of 50 on Tuesday to receive an A?
Thanks and good luck to everyone taking the exam
2. 43-45 / 50
3. (Original post by JickDee)
43-45 / 50
Oooohh last mock I got 42/50
It's going to be tight
4. Im so confused, how is your coursework out of 50? I'm doing the same exam and i had three pieces of course work to do?
5. (Original post by NextGenRemix)
Im so confused, how is your coursework out of 50? I'm doing the same exam and i had three pieces of course work to do?
task 1 is out of 40 (40 marks for writing)
task 2 is out of 40 (40 marks for writing)
task 3 is out of 50 (40 marks for writing + 10 marks for reading)
You take the average the marks out of 40 for writing and add on the 10 marks for reading to get your final mark out of 50

so if you got 35/40 in task1, 37/40 in task 2, and 45/50 in task 3 (36 for writing and 9 for reading), then your final mark is (35+37+36)/3 + 9 = 36+9 = 45
6. (Original post by JickDee)
task 1 is out of 40 (40 marks for writing)
task 2 is out of 40 (40 marks for writing)
task 3 is out of 50 (40 marks for writing + 10 marks for reading)
You take the average the marks out of 40 for writing and add on the 10 marks for reading to get your final mark out of 50

so if you got 35/40 in task1, 37/40 in task 2, and 45/50 in task 3 (36 for writing and 9 for reading), then your final mark is (35+37+36)/3 + 9 = 36+9 = 45
Ohhh ok i get it thanks

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