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    Hi,

    I need to update my CV but have the following Qualifications:-

    2009 – Date MA International Security & Terrorism - Kings College London
    2006 – 2009 LLB Law– University of Leeds
    2004 – 2006 A Levels: Economics (A) Geography (B), History (C)
    2000 – 2004 GCSE: History (A), Geography (A), Maths(B), French (B), English (B), Science (BB), English Literature (C), ICT (C)


    I have been told that I do not need to include my uni grades unless they are outstanding. I achieved a 2.2 unfortunately for my undergrad but a Merit (2.1 level) for my Masters.

    Should I even delete my grades for my A level and GCSES? How should I lay out my qualifications on my CV ?
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    On my CV, I've got my A Level and AS Level grades down. For GCSE I just put "9 GCSE passes grade A-C including English Language grade blah and Mathematics grade blah". It's not really necessary to put all of your GCSE grades, especially now you've got a masters.
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    It should be

    2009 – 10 King's College, London, MA International Security & Terrorism (Merit)
    2006 – 09 University of Leeds, LLB Law (2.2)
    2000 – 06 School Name, Town
    A Level Economics (A) Geography (B), History (C)
    8 GCSEs including English and Maths

    You can drop any mention of GCSEs if you want/need the space.
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    Is it posisble to not put down the 2.2 in my undergrad as many have said that I dont need to list unless i obtained outstanding results - and these can be spoken about more in later stages.

    Also, what if i just list the qualifications down but not grades?
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    (Original post by Riz_K)
    Is it posisble to not put down the 2.2 in my undergrad as many have said that I dont need to list unless i obtained outstanding results - and these can be spoken about more in later stages.

    Also, what if i just list the qualifications down but not grades?
    It will be assumed you got bad grades that you are embarrassed/ashamed of. That may well be true, but a) it indicates you are someone not able to face the facts if you don't like them and b) the reader/employer might assume your grades were worse than they actually were.

    Edit: That is for Bachelors degree and A levels. Don't ever put your GCSE grades in
 
 
 
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