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My school marked coursework as A*, OCR marked as an E?

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    Pretty much as above, I had coursework for OCR History A (The old version ending this year) that was 78/80 as per teachers mark. That is A*. However OCR have marked it at 32/80 which is an E! It was the only coursework the course has, and as such was worth a lot... I ended up with a high D, though had I got the predicted mark I would have got a safe B (40 marks is a grade difference). My other final grades were A* and B.

    I don't know what to do. I want to have it remarked, but my parents say it doesn't matter much since I had an unconditional as my insurance... I don't know! Even if I got a place in the end, I missed out on my first choice, which required a B grade...

    It might be stupid, but I've always been proud of my academics and a D threw me completely. I am leaning towards paying for a remark out of my own pocket... but at the same time I am scared that I actually did do terribly... Any advice would be appreciated...

    You cannot get coursework re-marked on its own. The only option is for the school to pay for all the coursework to be re-moderated. I have never heard of coursework being marked down this savagely so it may well be that the school wants to question it.

    You cannot get coursework re-marked. The only option is for the school to pay for all its coursework for that unit to be re-moderated. I have never heard of coursework being marked down this savagely so it may well be that the school wants to question it.
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