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    5.11%
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    (Original post by S1939)
    I was thinking the same too. One other thing that doesn't seem right is how only 4 people have been caught out as a result. Where are the other 36? It's a messed up scenario, but it is only fair that AQA assures all other Sociology students that this problem was dealt with correctly. At the end of the day, this will result in increased grade boundaries for the rest of us
    There was actually a person on TSR a few weeks ago saying she was being investigated due to this... she didn't know this was going to happen so probably most people were innocent in that group. A few people getting better than what they would've otherwise won't increase the grade boundaries... and even if you know the questions but haven't revised anything during the year, it's worthless anyway.
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    There was actually a person on TSR a few weeks ago saying she was being investigated due to this... she didn't know this was going to happen so probably most people were innocent in that group. A few people getting better than what they would've otherwise won't increase the grade boundaries... and even if you know the questions but haven't revised anything during the year, it's worthless anyway.
    I don't think those that are innocent should have their future jeopardized because of this. I didn't mean to sound as if I wanted everyone caught out- only if this thing was planned, which I thought at first.
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    (Original post by S1939)
    I don't think those that are innocent should have their future jeopardized because of this. I didn't mean to sound as if I wanted everyone caught out- only if this thing was planned, which I thought at first.
    The main point is you shouldn't worry about grade boundaries i suppose getting a harsh examiner is worse than high grade boundaries in sociology (i do science so i don't really know)
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    The main point is you shouldn't worry about grade boundaries i suppose getting a harsh examiner is worse than high grade boundaries in sociology (i do science so i don't really know)
    Thanks there. You're right with the examiner thing, but I'm more worried because I completely messed up in Unit 4. Timing was not great, and I spent less time on the essay question worth the most marks
    I remain slightly optimistic though
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    Are edexcel grade boundaries out... if so has anyone got a link
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    (Original post by S1939)
    I do feel slightly sorry for her, but how what if this whole thing was planned? Considering the person who leaked it would've known about the clash?

    Pretty sure AQA would've done a lot of digging too
    I was in the group chat, it wasn't planned
    Infact the girl that leaked it lives in Ireland
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    (Original post by Mo_Jo.)
    Are edexcel grade boundaries out... if so has anyone got a link
    No but the markschemes are out
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    (Original post by df2397)
    I was in the group chat, it wasn't planned
    Infact the girl that leaked it lives in Ireland
    I don't think you should advertise that, especially with your RL name on your profile. Better to be safe than sorry.
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    So I was thinking, how did they track the girl in that article? Surely someone must have snitched names to the exam board in the hope the blame gets put on them instead of the rest of the students..?
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    I cannot believe the countdown has now reached the teens 😵
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    (Original post by emiloujess)
    I cannot believe the countdown has now reached the teens 😵
    I honestly don't want to think about it. It's like May was yesterday😭😭

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    (Original post by SH0405)
    Nice! How on earth did you manage 6 though?
    I have absolutely no idea tbh :embarrassed:I guess a combination of luck and willpower. HahaThinking about results day makes be feel terribly anxious. :s:
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    Just being curious; can Scottish people speak with that aristocratic British accent as well, if they want to?
    Yes. I lived in Scotland for a good 10ish years but now my Scottish accent is completely gone.

    (Original post by Mo_Jo.)
    Are edexcel grade boundaries out... if so has anyone got a link
    They will not be out until about a day before results day.
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    (Original post by usycool1)
    Yes. I lived in Scotland for a good 10ish years but now my Scottish accent is completely gone.
    Thinking of you with a Scottish accent literally made my day :rofl:
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    Will Edexcel and OCR grade boundaries be released at midnight between the 16th and 17th ?? I remember midnight ish from last year
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    (Original post by Gingerbread101)
    Thinking of you with a Scottish accent literally made my day :rofl:
    Yeah, apparently I sound quite posh now... :dry:
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    Will Edexcel and OCR grade boundaries be released at midnight between the 16th and 17th ?? I remember midnight ish from last year
    Edexcel yes, OCR no. OCR boundaries are usually published at around 08:30.
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    and suddenly I'm really nervous for results, I just can't afford to fail.
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    (Original post by Aph)
    and suddenly I'm really nervous for results, I just can't afford to fail.
    Yeah same, it's either my firm or I'm not going to go uni, sad times but optimistic


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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    Will Edexcel and OCR grade boundaries be released at midnight between the 16th and 17th ?? I remember midnight ish from last year
    Edexcel are usually on point and sometimes release them before midnight, AQA last year was about 6:30 and OCR about 9:00
 
 
 
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