I hope everyone got what they wanted this results day!
I had some problems. I have an offer to study Medicine at Glasgow subject to me achieving AAA. I was 1 UMS off of an A in Biology despite getting an A at AS, and almost full UMS in two of my A2 units. I do OCR Biology and in my Unit 5 paper I lost almost 50UMS despite it being a good paper that I felt went really well with very low grade boundaries. I spoke to people in my year after the exam and there was a general consensus that the answers we all put were right and they have all achieved 130+/150 UMS whereas I have 102UMS. The only difference is that I had used a few sides of additional answer space. I have sent a request for a priority remark which my exams officer said should be back by Monday. I only need 1 mark to go up into the A grade boundary but was genuinely hoping for an A*. I was wondering what the chances were that my examiner had not looked at the additional answer space, hence costing me roughly 50% of my marks? Glasgow have told me that if my remark goes well, they will still offer me my place so I'm really nervous about the remark.
Any advice would be really appreciated!
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