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    The grades I need to get into my chosen course- AAA

    The average is BBC so anything above is great. I had ACC and I'm on a gap year although I decided to sit my CC again since I failed C4 and A2-2 in Maths and Physics. AB is what I'm aiming for, although I'll be happy with BB

    For the average student:
    A* = Supercalafragalisticexpialadoshu s
    A = Great
    B = Good
    C = Satisfactory
    D = Poor
    E = Bad
    U = Terrible

    For the underdog who normally get's Cs and Ds
    A* = Supercalafragalisticexpialadoshu s2
    A = Supercalafragalisticexpialadoshu s
    B = Great
    C = Good
    D = Satisfactory
    E = Poor
    U = Bad
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    I would be satisfied with BBB, but deep down i know that i could have done better if i didnt mess up in my first year. Hopefully we get into the universities we want!

    Subjectively, I guess most people would say the grades that they need to get into uni, since that's the most important thing that A-level grades relate to.

    Objectively, I'd consider grades 'good' based on the amount of effort and overachievement that they represent - I'd consider BBB from somebody predicted CCC better grades than AAB from somebody predicted A*AA. That said, it shouldn't really matter what other people think of your grades (or your peers at least; I guess it does matter what employers think) - as long as you've done your best and put in the effort there's no reason to be ashamed of them.
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